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Description. Sheldon Axler’s Precalculus focuses only on topics that students actually need to succeed in calculus. Because of this, Precalculus is a very. slope tan Θ. 1. Precalculus. A Prelude to Calculus with. Student Solutions Manual . Sheldon Axler. San Francisco State University. JOHN WILEY & SONS, INC. For anyone who needs to learn calculus, the best place to start is by gaining a solid foundation in precalculus concepts. This new book.

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If you’re not much into theory, then Spivak and Apostol are not good choice.

Axler explores the necessary topics in greater detail. Simmons is an excellent writer. And how long do you think it’ll take to work through it? I like all his books. So for me, even now, the best way to start is with more words, less pictures, more imagination, more proof-based, etc. Jun 2, 6.

Last edited by a moderator: Jasleen Kaur marked it as to-read Jun 26, When I took it, I found it easy and got top grades, but that was a while ago.

Draft saved Draft precakculus. I’d like to supplement to better be prepared for the later courses, which will be more theoretical and harder. Erick marked it as to-read May 22, Return to Book Page.


Anyway, I’ve looked again the the “Table of Contents” for both books I linked, and they seem to really be exactly the same.

If this is for some kind of home schooling situation, definitely don’t use one of these. Karandeep Kaur marked it as to-read Sep 05, Chris marked it as to-read May 16, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

I am an adult student going back to finish my undergraduate degree that I put off as I worked in the IT field for many years almost precalxulus years. I chose Axler’s “Precalculus 2nd Edition”. But if you are coming from a more “computational approach – i.

Alicia Pavan marked it as to-read Dec 04, So it most definitely is enough on its own. I’ve looked at the 2 schools I need to choose between for attending starting this fall, and what books they use for their calculus curriculum.

Sheldon Axler’s “Algebra & Trigonometry” vs. “Precalculus: A Prelude.”

Manuel Monroy Correa marked it as to-read Axle 12, I’m fine reading text like Axler’s – in fact I prefer it. John Moore rated it it was amazing Oct 11, The best I’ve seen so far, and please chime in, in terms of striking a good balance in terms of theory and application is George Simmons’ “Calculus with Analytic Geometry” 2nd ed. Yvonne rated it liked it Jan 27, Victoria Lee rated it liked it Aug 20, Vincent is currently reading it Sep 01, Do you already have an account?


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Precalculus: A Prelude to Calculus

While it may be true that I may know what I want, that doesn’t make it easier to navigate dozens of books to find a good one. Sarah rated it did not like it Jan 02, The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! But I’ll try it here first and hope people chime in: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. K’Aduuguus Mcmillan marked it as to-read Dec 16, Joshua marked it as to-read Mar 07, I need something to kick me back into things.

Lists with This Book. Evelyn rated it did not like it Dec 20, Lang covers everything you need in order to succesfully study calculus and higher math.