This is a textbook on limits in calculus, written in tutorial style. Numerous examples are worked out in detail, step-by-step, and fully explained in plain language.

Limits are typically covered in a couple of weeks in a university calculus course, and this is usually not enough time for students to get a good understanding of this foundational concept. This book helps high-school students develop a thorough understanding of limits, which will be a great preparation for university calculus courses.

This book is suitable for a high-school student who doesn’t yet know anything about calculus, and would like to prepare for university calculus courses. A strong foundation in high-school algebra and functions is assumed. The book takes students from zero knowledge of limits all the way up to a facility with using the precise definition of limit.

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Limits in Calculus: A Tutorial Introduction

(posted on 26 August 2024)