Calculus 1 & 2 Final Exam tips

Posted by: AK Tutoring  /   Category: Calculus   /   2 Comments

I have had quite a large number of calculus students this semester, so I have calculus on the brain!  Here are some reminders and study tips for calculus students as final exams approach. 1. Limits The solution to a limit as x approaches a number ultimately involves plugging that x-value into the function.  Typically, the number can't.

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Calculus: Pattern recognition for integration

Posted by: AK Tutoring  /   Category: Calculus   /   1 Comment

Many calculus classes in the area are just wrapping up different integration techniques.  Besides algebraic manipulation and u-substitution, which were added to students' arsenals early in the semester or even during the last part of their previous calculus classes, students are now armed with integration by parts, trig integration, trig substitution, partial fraction decomposition, and.

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