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July 30, 2015

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**calculus**

Can someone please tell me what the word "WHOLE" AND "IRRATIONAL" MEAN IN CALCULUS? THANKS
*September 2, 2008 by Mike*

**Finite Math**

Fifty percent of students enrolled in calculus class have previously taken pre-calculus. Thirty percent of these students received an A for the calculus class, whereas twenty percent of the other students received an A for calculus. Find the probability that a student selected...
*June 10, 2015 by Nikole*

**calculus**

hello here, Please can i get direction on website to practice calculus (both differential & integral) objectives based online. thanks.
*August 19, 2009 by matrix school 2*

**Calculus**

If anyone can please help me solve this math problem! PLEASE!! Here is the link: img63.imageshack.us/img63/9355/img0002gp.jpg
*July 22, 2010 by Paul*

**math calculus**

Please explain how it is (ln 4) ¡Ò^8 2 x^-1 dx= (ln 8) ¨C (ln 2) =(ln 4)
*December 2, 2007 by Scott*

**math-calculus**

|2x-3|-|2x+5| = 0 i please need helps with this.
*January 18, 2012 by Shreya*

**math-calculus**

|2x-3|-|2x+5| = 0 i please need helps with this.
*January 18, 2012 by Shreya*

**Calculus Please Need Urgent3 :/**

Find the derivative of the following function using the appropriate form of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. F(x)= (s^2)/(1+3s^4)ds from sqrtx to 1 F'(x)=? Thank you so much guys!
*April 19, 2014 by Jay*

**Math (pre calculus)**

please simplify (1/1+x+h) - (1 /1+x ) divided by h
*February 6, 2014 by Danielle*

**math**

8. In an interview of 50 math majors, 12 liked calculus and geometry 18 liked calculus but not algebra 4 liked calculus, algebra, and geometry 25 liked calculus 15 liked geometry 10 liked algebra but neither calculus nor geometry 2 liked geometry and algebra but not calculus. ...
*November 30, 2009 by poo*

**Math, Calculus**

help Please... Differential Equations Problems... please give the complete solution, so that i can understand how it is derived... tnx in advance, god Bless... Here are the problems : 1.) y dx + (2x+3y)dy = 0 2.) (2xy + y^(2) ) dx - 2x^(2) dy = 0 ;y = e, x = e 3.) y( x^(2) + ...
*October 19, 2009 by Huck*

**math-calculus**

the roots of the equation |x^2+2x-10| = 5 are -5, 3, and -1+-sqrtN value of N is? A. 6 B. 8 C. 12 D. 24 please help with this.
*January 17, 2012 by Shreya*

**Math (calculus)**

If y = 2x^3 - 4x and dx/dt = 4, find dy/dt when x = 1. Please show me how to solve this problem with steps.
*January 10, 2015 by Dan*

**Calculus AB (AP)**

Hi, I have a calculus test tomorrow and I understand how to complete all of the problems, but I am unsure behind the reasoning of taking two derivatives. Can someone please explain the following: 1. g(x)=e^(f(x)) g'(x)=e^(f(x))f'(x) 2. f(x)=Integral from 0 to 3x of the square ...
*April 13, 2011 by Jake*

**Calculus**

I need help with these two review calculus problems for my final exam. What is the derivative of a). (5x^2+9x-7)^5 b). Lne^x^3 For a. I got 50x+45(5x^5+9x-7)^4 For b. I got 3x^2 Can you verify please?
*May 21, 2012 by Sam*

**Math (Calculus AB)**

An equation to the graph of y=x^3+3x^2+2 at its point of inflection is: a) y=-3x+1 b)y=-3x-7 c)y=x+5 d)y=3x+1 e)y=3x+7 Please help. I am in urgent need.
*January 24, 2011 by Jake*

**Calculus: Derivatives**

I'm having trouble understanding what derivatives in calculus (instantaneous speed) is. Can someone please explain it to me, or provide some easy links to learn from? Thanks!
*September 9, 2007 by Joe*

**math calculus (please help me)**

Solve for t. (Round your answer to two decimal places. (2 − (2.479/35))^7t= 29
*May 20, 2013 by steven*

**Algebra**

In an interview of 50 math majors, 12 liked calculus and geometry 18 liked calculus but not algebra 4 liked calculus, algebra and geometry 25 liked calculus 15 liked geometry 10 liked algebra but neither calculus nor geometry 2 liked geometry and algebra but not calculus. Of ...
*January 11, 2010 by Anita*

**MATH HELP**

Law of Gravitation- Find an expression for the magnitude of the initial velocity that a projectile must possess in order to leave the earth when air friction is neglected. The gravitational constant for g is, G = 6.67428*10^-11 m^3 Kg^-1 s^-2 Please answer the question fully ...
*May 2, 2011 by Dwayne*

**math calculus**

Find the are under the given curve y=square root of x + 1 from x=0 to x=9 Please walk me through each step.
*December 2, 2007 by Scott*

**Math:Calculus**

Use the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to find the derivative of g(x)=1/(1+t^5)dt in the interval 1 to x.
*November 22, 2010 by HELP!!!!*

**math, calculus 2 **

Use part 1 of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to find the derivative of g(x)= integrate from 9x to 4x of ((u+4)/(u-1))du
*August 29, 2012 by bobby*

**Math And Physics**

Law of Gravitation- Find an expression for the magnitude of the initial velocity that a projectile must possess in order to leave the earth when air friction is neglected. The gravitational constant for g is, G = 6.67428*10^-11 m^3 Kg^-1 s^-2 Please answer the question fully ...
*May 1, 2011 by Dwayne*

**Math BOBPURSLEY HELP HELP HELP HELP**

Law of Gravitation- Find an expression for the magnitude of the initial velocity that a projectile must possess in order to leave the earth when air friction is neglected. The gravitational constant for g is, G = 6.67428*10^-11 m^3 Kg^-1 s^-2 Please answer the question fully ...
*May 2, 2011 by Dwayne*

**Math**

Use 2nd Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to find derivative of f(x) = integral of 2x^2 to x-5 of square root of Sin(t)dt. Please help.
*October 17, 2010 by Nick*

**Maths Calculus Derivative Integral - Urgent Please**

Use 2nd Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to find derivative of f(x) = integral of 2x^2 (at the top) to x-5 (at the bottom) of square root of Sin(x)dx
*October 18, 2010 by Nick*

**Math/ Calculus Please HELP!!!**

An object at rest begins moving horizontally on the x-axis, starting at position x(t) = 0 feet at time t = 0 seconds.Suppose, after exactly 2 seconds we measure the position of the object to be 3 feet to the right of the origin AND measure the object to be moving to the ...
*April 2, 2013 by Marto*

**Calculus please help**

f(x)=(x^2+2x+3)^4, find f'(x). what rule do we use and can some please show me the steps
*April 29, 2008 by John*

**Calculus**

Find the derivative of (sin(^3)x)(tan x) Please explain to me in steps please , thank you
*April 19, 2010 by Christine*

**Calculus (please help)**

Evaluate the indefinite integral: INT dx/(64+x^2)^2 Please help with this one.
*September 20, 2011 by Carmen*

**calculus--please help!!**

Find the functions f&g so that fog =H H(x)=(3x+2)^6 please show work
*January 8, 2013 by anonymous*

**Calculus help me please!**

Find the value of k so that f(x)= {3x^2+kx+4 if x<0 and 2sqrt(x+4) if x >or equal to 0} is differentiable at x=0 can someone please provide help!!!
*November 27, 2011 by kali mata*

**calculus please help**

lim y→−1 (sqrt(y^2+8)-3)/y+3 find limit if it exists please help
*December 2, 2012 by dt*

**calculus-can someone please help me with this ques**

find the rate of change of f(x)=x^2+4 a. from -2 to 0 b. from 1 to 3 c. from -2 to 1 please show work
*December 16, 2012 by confused--Please help!!!!*

**Calculus Help Please!!! **

if f(x)= x+(1/x), find f'(x) using the limit definition of derivative. Please show steps!!! Thank you!!!
*February 25, 2014 by Tenshi *

**integral Calculus **

ʃ (x4 + 6x3 – x2 + 2)dx I really need it for practicing this subject...please please help
*March 29, 2015 by Olya*

**Pre-Calculus/Calculus**

I am too embarassed to ask this Calculus (really pre-calculus) question in tutoring, because I know I should know. Is the inverse of f(x)=3x-1 actually f(x)=1/3x+1? How do I find it? What if it asks the same equation replaced with f to the -1 power (x)? I think I know how the ...
*July 1, 2008 by Molly*

**math calculus**

Hi could someone please explain to me how i would use the chain rule dy/dx = dy/du(du/dx) to solve for y= sin(x+y) - im looking for dy/dx i don't understand the steps thanks
*March 21, 2009 by sarah*

**To Reiny**

Reiny could you please check my Calculus post below, it says Calculus--Reiny.
*October 4, 2011 by -Untamed-*

**math/ calculus**

full work out with explanation of this problem please we're working with derivatives and i dont understand it given h(x)= cotx/x find h'(pi/2)
*December 20, 2011 by Angie*

**Math (Calculus)**

Use implicit differentiation to find the slope of the tangent line to the curve y/(x–9y)=x^6–2 at the point (1,-1/-8). Can someone please help me? I dont understand
*November 30, 2012 by Alex*

**calculus**

from the equation: x^4 - i = 0 x^4 = i how do you get: The solutions are the fourth roots of i = cos(pi/2) + isin(pi/2) I don't understand how you get pi/2? please full and detailed explanation please.
*April 14, 2008 by Dom*

**calculus**

find the bound on the real zeros of the polynomial function f(x)=x^4+x^3-4x-6 cna you please show me how you got the answer please
*December 22, 2012 by anonymous*

**CALCULUS:)**

Please help me... and show steps please :) integral from 0 to 1 of (e^x+1)/(e^x +x) dx
*August 9, 2011 by Brit*

**math-calculus**

1.For any function y+f(x), express dy/dx using limit notation. Give a clear explanation for your given answer. you probably meant to type y=f(x) By definition dy/dx = Limit (f(x+∆x) - f(x))/∆x as ∆x-->0 The explanation of this equation is the whole basis ...
*March 26, 2007 by Chris*

**Math**

What is the mathematical significance of time? I have calculus and E=Mc2 down. It sounds really fancy but it's really "Why is Time important in Math?". Please help me D= Thank you~ ^.^
*January 19, 2009 by emileh*

**calculus**

please help! Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve at the point (-1, 1). y = 5x3 - 6x. y=? ...............i keep getting y=x+2 and its wrong. can someone please help?
*January 25, 2011 by nic*

**math/calculus**

an electric current I , in amps is given by: I= cos(wt) + sqrt of 3 sin(wt) where w is positive constant. what are the max and minimum values of I? *please be specific
*March 30, 2010 by miley*

**math calculus module 4**

in this question paranthases are correct,just in this 10 has power 4.please i neede this early.its frm combination and permutation of probability. 10^4C(25,5) ____________ 7!P(30,4)
*November 30, 2011 by Furzeen*

**calculus**

Does anyone know of any free calculus websites? I'm taking a college class in the fall and would like to build my confidence since I am somewhat weak in math. Thank you in advance.
*July 28, 2008 by jules*

**calculus**

can someone please help me with these 3 questions: 1) Evaluate the limit. lim_(x->infinity) (ln(ln(4 x)))/(4 x) 2)Find y ' and y ". y= ln(5 x)/x^7 3)y =(arctan)(x - sqrt(1+x^2)) for this question i got y = -1/(2(1+x^2))which was wrong. Please and thank you!
*October 29, 2010 by clare*

**Math: Calculus - Geometric Vectors**

Find the magnitude and the direction of the resultant of each of the following systems of forces using geometric vectors. a) Forces of 3 N and 8 N acting at an angle of 60 degrees to each other. Please help me with this question. I don't understand the wording, so I don't know...
*February 17, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Calculus POSTS please check**

Please check my calculus posts. They are at the bottom. Thanks.
*September 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**How to get quick responses to your math questions**

Math is a wide subject, ranging from K to 11, college and university. Then there is algebra, trigonometry, geometry, arithmetic, calculus, number theory, ... etc. Not all teachers answer all math questions (many do). If you would give a little more detail on which branch of ...
*May 25, 2013 by MathMate*

**Calculus**

What is the use of Calculus? How is it use in jobs? What jobs use Calculus? Calculus is used in engineering, economics, any physical science, and in business (e.g., actuary studies and statistics).
*May 5, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Calculus--Reiny**

Calculus - Reiny, Friday, December 23, 2011 at 6:59pm I read that as (4a^2-1)/(4a^2-16) * (2-a)/(2a-1) , my brackets are necessary = (2a+1)(2a-1)/( 4(a+2)(a-2) * (2-a)/(2a-1) the (2-a)/(a-2) are opposite, they will give you the -1 so.. = -(2a+1)/(4(a+2)) , again you have to ...
*December 25, 2011 by -Untamed-*

**calculus**

Quadratic function written in standard form where a, b, and c are constants such that a is not zero. f(x)= ax^2+bx+c Using calculus find the vertex of the parabola formed by this quadratic function. Determine under what conditions this vertex is a maximum or minumum (using ...
*May 8, 2011 by Janet*

**calculus**

Find any relative extrema and any points of inflection if they exist of f(x)=x^2+ ln x^2 showing calculus. Please show work in detail so I can follow. Thanks. The answer is no relative max or min and the points of inflection are (1,1) and (-1,1) but I'm having trouble getting ...
*May 4, 2013 by Rene*

**Calculus 2**

Calculus work problem. John bought the following corner lot. Two sides are bounded by 2 roads the back is bounded by a stream that follows the curve y = -x^3 + 8. He wants to build a house in the center of the lot. Where will that be? Please show all work
*September 27, 2012 by Laura*

**business math**

How do you know which rule to use when it doesn't specify? All it says is find the derivative of the function. I haven't had algebra/calculus in over 20 years, I'm completely lost. Please help.
*February 19, 2015 by Averi*

**Calculus**

Greetings, This is a question about selecting courses for my semester. I was planning to take Calculus 3 (Mostly 3-Dimensional topics involving calculus) and a C++ programing course. If you have heard of these courses, can you please tell me your thoughts about me taking these...
*January 3, 2012 by Simon*

**calculus please help**

I posted this below but had no response. I would appreciate help with details please.How do I find the indefinite integral of h(u)=sin^2(1/5u) this is one fifth u. Does it involve double angle formulas? Thanks.
*February 19, 2011 by mary*

**Calculus - please check my work**

Differentiate each function a) y = -3x^2 + 5x - 4 b) f(x) = 6/x - 3/(x^2) c) f(x) = (3x^2 - 4x)(x^3 + 1) the answers i got for each was: a) y'= -6x + 5 b) f'(x)= -6/x^2 + 6/x^3 c) f'(x)= 15x^4 + 6x - 16x^3 - 4 please double check and let me know if these are correct, thank you.
*June 18, 2012 by Henry*

**Calculus - please check my work**

evaluate rounding to 2 decimal places if neccessary a) 1n5 = 1.61 b) lne^2 = 2 c) (lne)^2 = 1 please let me know if these are correct, thank you.
*June 18, 2012 by Henry*

**Calculus**

Please help find the rational roots of f(x)=4x^4 - 3x^3 + 2x^2 +x - 3 another is f(x)=-3x^3 - 2x^2 + x - 1 I tried but still confuse please help really really need help Thank you very much!
*September 2, 2012 by Heather*

**Calculus Graph help!!!**

I need help with a calulus graph and figuring out its equation but it wont let me post the picture of the graphs here. so will someone who understands Calculus and their graphs super well please email me k m k underscore horse lover at hot mail dot com. no spaces and an actual...
*May 2, 2012 by kelsey*

**calculus--please helpp**

if the line 3x-4y=0 is tangent in hte first quadrant to the curve y=x^3+k, find k. all i know is that its related to finding a derivative and i m basically completely lost....can please someone provide me some help?????
*October 14, 2011 by krishna*

**Calculus Need of Urgent help**

find the indicated limits, if they exist. 1. lim (3x^3+x^2+1)/(x^3+1) x-> -infinity 2. find the slope of the tangent line to the graph of the given function at any point: f(x) = 2x +7 Could anyone please, please, please explain to me how to do these problems? It seems like ...
*February 8, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Calculus Help Please!!!**

Find the equation in slope intercept form of the tangent line and the normal line to the curve x^2+4xy+y^2=13 at the point.(2,1). show steps please!!! thank you!
*April 8, 2014 by Tanya *

**calculus-can someone please help me with this ques**

Given the following polynomial, find a. the zerros and the multiplicity of each b. where the graph crosses or touches the x-axis c. number of turning points d. end behavior f(x)=(x-1)(x-5) **please show work**
*December 17, 2012 by confused--Please help!!!!*

**Calculus please help**

please help I can not understand this. I need an implicit form answer for the general solution of differential equation dy/dx=2(e^x-e^-x)/y^2(e^x+e^-x)^4 with (y>0). I have seperated the y^2 to the left hand side to become 1/3y^3 but have no idea how to make the right hand...
*February 18, 2011 by Brian*

**MATH please help**

An object at rest begins moving horizontally on the x-axis, starting at position x(t) = 0 feet at time t = 0 seconds.Suppose, after exactly 2 seconds we measure the position of the object to be 3 feet to the right of the origin AND measure the object to be moving to the ...
*April 3, 2013 by Mike*

**Pre-Calculus**

Could you please explain how to use a matrix (matrices) to solve a system of linear equations (two variables)? My book doesn't explain it in a way I can understand. Please and thank you.
*January 24, 2013 by Caroline*

**math-calculus**

30/x^2-25 = 3/x-5-2/x+5 i be left with 30 = 3x^2-75-2x^2+50 i not sure what to do? i use the quadratic formula? math-calculus - Steve, Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 3:38pm First, you have to simplify properly: 30/(x^2-25) = 3/(x-5) - 2/(x+5) 30 = 3(x+5) - 2(x-5) You were ok ...
*January 7, 2012 by Shreya*

**Calcuslus-Calculus-Calculus **

A rocket arises from its launching pad with a velocity given. By 0.1 h m/s ,where h m is the height reached by the rocket at that time.the rocket is obserrvved from 2000 m away from the launch pad.at. What rate is the distance of the roocket from observer channging when the ...
*March 16, 2011 by Mehak*

**math**

Resource allocation podunk institute of technology’s math deaprtment offers two cources: finite math and applied calculus.each section of finite math has 60 studnets, and each section of applied calculus has 50. The department is allowed to offer a total of up to 110 sections...
*November 29, 2013 by Swayne*

**Calculus- please help**

Let f(t)=(t^2+3t+8)(2t^2+6). (a) f'(t)= (b) f'(4)=
*April 29, 2008 by John*

**calculus-can someone please help me with this ques**

Given the following polynomial f(x)=(x-1)(x-5), find A.the zeros and the multiplicity of each one b. where the graph crosses or touches the x-axis c.the number of turning points d. the end behavior Please show work.
*December 17, 2012 by Ladybug--Please help!!!!*

**integral Calculus**

Please help me with this integral problem: ʃ x^2(a^2-x^4)^2dx please help..thanks alot:)
*December 7, 2011 by WAN*

**Calculus**

A point P in the first quadrant lies on the parabola y=x^2. Express the coordinates of P as functions of the angle of inclination of the line joining p to the origin. I honestly don't think my math teacher explained this at all. Please help. Thank you very much.
*December 3, 2011 by JEUCD 12311*

**calculus--please help!!**

Solve the inequality. x^3+9x^2-108 less than or equal to 0. Then write in interval noation. Please can you show me step by step on how you got the answer. I have tries and I am very confused.
*December 27, 2012 by Paul*

**math calculus**

7/(x-2)(x+5)-8/(x+5)(x-3) 7(x-3)-8(x-2)/(x-2)(x+5)(x-3) 7x-21-8x+16/(x-2)(x+5)(x-3) 7x-8x give me -1x and -21+16 give me -5. for numerator but it have to be -1/(x-2)(x-3) i not know how to do this please explain process my way not different way.
*January 4, 2012 by Shreya*

**math/calculus**

solve the equation loga(x-5)- loga (x+9)=loga(x-7)-loga(x+9) all a's are lower please show work
*January 7, 2013 by Roger*

**Math**

I'm in Calculus AP and we are learning about limits. I'm having trouble with finding limits algebraically. So here's a sample that you can use to help explain this to me. Find the limit of lim x (arrow to the right) 1 x-1/x(squared)-1. Please help!
*September 5, 2011 by Michael*

**Math: Calculus**

Assume that a population size at time t is N(t) and that N(t)=40 x 2^t , t>0. Show that N(t)=40e^t ln2 Can someone please guide me step by step on this question? Im really confused. thanks. I tried to work it out, and this is what I got. N(t)= 40 x 2^t = 40 x ln 2^t = 40 x ...
*October 17, 2011 by Maria*

**Calculus- Help please**

I don't know how to do this, so I can't graph it. f(x)= 1/x-4 Thank you for the help.
*April 4, 2008 by Pam*

**calculus**

f(x)=X^3, f(a+h)-f(a)/h please help im so lost thanks
*August 29, 2011 by vicki *

**Calculus**

Please help!! Differentiate: y=(x^2-1)^(1/2)/x^2
*April 15, 2012 by Liz*

**PRE CALCULUS HELP PLEASE**

((ln(x))^1/2)/(ln(x^1/2))=6
*March 3, 2013 by jim*

**Calculus Help Please!**

If f(x)=Integral (t^3+6t^2+4)dt from 0 to x then f''(x)=?
*April 19, 2014 by Jay*

**Pre-calculus need help!!**

Quadratic Formula 1.) x+6/x=-7 2.) 4x/x+4 + 3/x-1 = 15/x^2+3x-4 3.) x+3/x - 2/x+3 = 6/x^2+3x formula: -B+ sqrt B^2 + (-4)(a)(c)/2a f u only wanted to use the formula it's not necessary though. please help me! it's going to pass tomorrow!! please!
*February 18, 2013 by Isis*

**Calculus Help Please**

Consider the implicit function ln(xy)-cos^-1(x-1)=x a. Find dy/dx. b. Find y when x = 1. c. Find the equation of the tangent line in slope-intercept form when x = 1. Show steps please! Thanks!
*April 8, 2014 by Tenshi*

**Calculus Help Please Urgent!!!**

Prove that the integral on the interval [a,b] of x is equal (b^2-a^2)/2 integral a to be (x)dx = (b^2-a^2)/2 using the definition of a Definite Integral. This is the limit of a sum approach. show steps please!!! Thank you!!!
*April 30, 2014 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

express in sinx 1 1 ---------- + -------- cscx + cotx cscx - cotx and express in cosx 1 + cot x ------- - sin^2x cscx = 1/sinx so what do i do w. that extra one on the top!?? im so confused cscx Your fractions aren't lining up. This question is also not calculus. Please do not...
*March 27, 2007 by linds*

**Math - Calculus**

If 75100 dollars is deposited in an account for 13 years at 5.35 percent compounded continuously , find the average value of the account during the 13 years period. The average value in the account is ? ** im alittle confused in how to find the average value please help and ...
*December 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math (Calculus?)**

[x^5(-3)(x^2+1)^-4(2x)]-(x^2+1)^-3(5)x^4] / (x^5)^2 Can someone show my how to simplify this, step by step? So far I got that the denominator should be x^10 because of the exponents, and (x^2+1)^-4 could be simplified as [(x+1)(x-1)]/4, likewise with (x^2+1)^-3, except the ...
*September 9, 2008 by Nikki*

**math**

A material has a half-life of 12 hours. If initially there are 4 grams of the material, how much is present after 8 hours? I know the answer is 8/3, but how would you solve this using calculus? please help.
*November 11, 2012 by alex*

**CALCULUS: PLEASE HELP ME !!!!!**

PlEASE HELP ME!!! I WOULD GREATLY APPRECIATE IT!!!! Find the least upper bound (if it exists) and the greatest lower bound (if it exists) for the given set. Please show all work. (0, 2) (−∞, 1) {x : x2 < 4} {x : x4 ≤ 16} {5/2,7/3,9/4} {0. 9, 0. 99, 0. 999...
*March 21, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

can someone please explain h t t p : / / w w w . j i s k h a . c o m / d i s p l a y . c g i ? i d = 1 2 5 7 0 4 1 1 4 5
*October 31, 2009 by Calculus*