The problems are generally the right difficulty, and the examples are generally very good.
I happened to have a good professor that semester, but whenever I didn't understand something in class, I taught myself from this textbook.
Easy to describe this process; VERY difficult to do, and do it well...which this author does.
Very Happy with this book, this is the book text for my daughter at he AP calculus class in High SchoolPublished 13 days ago by GodIsLove1968
I have a copy of the third edition of this book and have been impressed with the layout, explanations, and attention to detail. Read morePublished 20 months ago by ian5576
The book is easy to read and understand. I'm reviewing calculus after many years of being away from it and find this book to be helpful.Published on February 27, 2013 by J. Volp
I've used George Simmons Calculus with Analytic Geometry 2nd edition, the Stewart series, and the text by Thomas' and Finney. Read morePublished on March 30, 2010 by Z. gennaro
I bought this book when I could no longer follow the confusing textbook we were using in my 6 week College Calc class that I took in 2000. Read morePublished on March 6, 2010 by D. Miller
Large book; heavy; lotsa pages!
Written by somebody who knows what it is to know nothing about a topic but to be interested, and so to need help by being led slowly... Read more
This is a book mainly geared toward classes, possibly overcrowded, that have students from different disciplines (engineering, chemistry, physics, math, etc). Read morePublished on September 5, 2005 by Henry Lenzi
I thought I was terrible at math until I picked up this book for a college calculus course. In contrast to virtually every other math textbook I'd ever been forced to use, this... Read morePublished on January 12, 2005 by Newshound