Calculus
The word Calculus comes from Latin meaning "small stone", Differential Calculus cuts something into small pieces to find how it changes. Integral Calculus joins (integrates) the small pieces together to find how much there is. |
Read Introduction to Calculus or "how fast right now?" |
Limits
Limits are all about approaching. Sometimes you can't work something out directly, but you can see what it should be as you get closer and closer!
Continuous Functions |
Derivatives (Differential Calculus)
The Derivative is the "rate of change" or slope of a function.
Slope of a Function at a Point (Interactive)
Finding Maxima and Minima using Derivatives
Concave Upwards and Downwards and Inflection Points
Taylor Series (uses derivatives)
Integration (Integral Calculus)
Integration can be used to find areas, volumes, central points and many useful things.
Solids of Revolution by Disks and Washers
Differential Equations
In our world things change, and describing how they change often ends up as a Differential Equation: an equation with a function and one or more of its derivatives:
Introduction to Differential Equations
Solution of First Order Linear Differential Equations
Homogeneous Differential Equations
If you want more Calculus topics covered, let me know which ones.