Brief Calculus: Calculus for Business and Economics
Topics covered in this course include limits and derivatives of algebraic, logarithmic, and exponential functions; the definite integral; analysis of graphs; optimization; applications of the derivative; and more. Content in this course is adaptive, allowing you to achieve mastery in a certain concept before moving on to the next. This course uses Gradarius, a calculus learning platform that personalizes your learning based on the topics you already know and the topics you still need to learn. You will also have access to individualized coaching as you move through each topic in this course. You will learn:
- The meaning and computation of average rates of change and applications
- The meaning and computation of instantaneous rates of change and applications
- Marginal analysis
- The meaning and computation of accumulation and applications
- Techniques to solve optimization problems and applications
MAT 117 is strongly suggested as a prerequisite for success in this course.