differential calculus

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Synonyms for differential calculus

the part of calculus that deals with the variation of a function with respect to changes in the independent variable (or variables) by means of the concepts of derivative and differential

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This new formalism has, for the first time, provided an irreversible description of thermodynamics via an irreversible differential calculus together with the related mathematics.
In addition to their regular schoolwork, decathletes have been reading William Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra" and "Much Ado About Nothing;" studying 15th- and 16th-century Italian art; and analyzing the European economy during the Renaissance; poring over geometry, algebra and differential calculus equations; listening to Renaissance music; and boning up on human anatomy.
In the field of mathematics, the ability to conduct temporal analysis was obtained with the development of differential calculus by Newton and Leibniz in the late 17th century.
Around 40pc of the questions on that paper, such as differential calculus, would these days be taught at AS level.
The phrase, she reminds us, derived from nineteenth-century mathematics and concerned differential calculus.
Gen: I'm very good at integral and differential calculus,
A historian, shall we say a characteristic reader of the Canadian journal of History, would be totally baffled by the author's careful and subtle discussion of the similarities and differences between the treatments of the differential calculus by Leonhard Euler (1707-83) and Joseph-Louis Lagrange (1736-1813), with particular reference to the foundations of the subject.
One more thing: formulating and asking questions related to high order abstractions, principles, policies, opinions, observations, feelings, and anything you can think of, can be considered as a breakdown and application of the principles of the differential calculus.
Enables readers to apply the fundamentals of differential calculus to solve real-life problems in engineering and the physical sciences.
Differential calculus is utilized throughout, and each chapter opens with a summary of mathematical techniques needed to learn the upcoming material.
A solid background in linear regression (particularly multivariable linear regression) is assumed and experience with basic differential calculus, integral calculus, probability theory, and matrix calculus will aid in understanding the material.
They will be tested on differential calculus and grilled on Bach, Mozart and Beethoven.
Don't forget that-thickish animals though they may be, who will never concern their magnificent heads with questions of ethical philosophy or differential calculus, or even who's going to win Big Brother-they are creatures with a higher attunement to tension than even the most tightly strung human being.
This text artfully combines an introductory text in math programming, algebraic and geometric concepts while also presenting differential calculus designed for upper-level undergraduates and graduate students.
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