Author(s): Phyl Haydock
Level 2 Calculus Learning Workbook covers NCEA Level 2 Achievement Standard 91262 (Mathematics and Statistics 2.7): Apply calculus methods in solving problems.
This standard is externally assessed and worth 5 credits.
The workbook features:
bite-sized sections of notes with student-friendly explanations
worked examples to illustrate fundamental concepts
plenty of exercises so students can improve their skills and practise problem solving
answers to all exercises, which are provided at the end of the book
a practice assessment task.
An index gives easy access to important terms and definitions highlighted in the text.
This workbook covers techniques and applications of differentiation and anti-differentiation and their use in solving problems. Topics include: gradient functions; equations of tangents to curves; turning points; rates of change, such as kinematics; optimisation and finding equations of curves when their gradient functions are known.
The concise notes and write-on exercises keep student work together in a compact format, providing a useful end-of-topic revision tool.
This workbook is ideal for use in the classroom or for homework, home study and exam revision.