Calculus is the branch of mathematics that deals with continuously changing quantities and motion. Sir Isaac Newton was one of the pioneers of calculus.
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- Abbott, Percival. Calculus. Lincolnwood, Ill.: NTC/Contemporary Pub., 1997.
- Bleau, Barbara Lee. Forgotten Calculus: A Refresher Course with Applications to Economics and Business. Hauppauge, N.Y.: Barron's Educational Series, c1994.
- Downing, Douglas. Calculus the Easy Way. Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational Series, c1996.
- Dykes, Joan. Introduction to Calculus. New York, NY: HarperPerennial, c1992.
- Morgan, Frank. Calculus Lite. Wellesley, Mass.: A K Peters, c1997.
- Ross, Debra. Master Math: Calculus. Franklin Lakes, NJ: Career Press, c1998.
- Smith, Ron. Business Calculus. New York: HarperPerennial, c1993.
- Thompson, Silvanus Phillips. Calculus Made Easy: Being a Very-simplest Introduction to Those Beautiful Methods of Reckoning Which Are Generally Called by the Terrifying Names of the Differential Calculus and the Integral Calculus. New York: St. Martin's Press, c1998.
- Weaver, Jefferson Hane. Conquering Calculus: The Easy Road to Understanding Mathematics. New York: Plenum Trade, c1998.
- Zandy, Bernard V. Calculus. Lincoln, Neb.: Cliffs Notes, Inc., c1993.