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Calculus with Analytic Geometry - Edwin Purcell Calculus with Analytic Geometry, by Edwin J. Purcell

The downloadable files below, in PDF format, contain answers to selected exercises from the entire textbook (copyright 1965), chapters 1 - 22.  To download an individual chapter PDF file to your computer, click on a chapter heading below, and then save the file when prompted.  Or, to download the entire solution set in one file (50 MB), click on the "Combined Solutions" link below.  Also, additional explanatory notes for certain sections in the book are also provided for download (click on "Notes on Textbook" below).

Combined Solutions

Notes on Textbook

Chapter 1 - Numbers

Chapter 2 - Cartesian Coordinates in the Plane

Chapter 3 - Functions and Their Graphs

Chapter 4 - Limits and Continuity

Chapter 5  - The Derivative

Chapter 6 - Formulas for Differentiation of Algebraic Functions

Chapter 7 - Applications of Derivatives

Chapter 8 - Antiderivatives

Chapter 9 - The Definite Integral

Chapter 10 - Applications of Definite Integrals

Chapter 11 - Conics

Chapter 12 - Transcendantal Functions

Chapter 13 - Technique of Integration

Chapter 14 - Polar Coordinates

Chapter 15 - Parametric Equations and Vectors in the Plane

Chapter 16 - Improper Integrals. Indeterminate Forms

Chapter 17 - Analytic Geometry of Three-Dimensional Space

Chapter 18 - Vectors in Three-Dimensional Space

Chapter 19 - Partial Differentiation

Chapter 20 - Multiple Integrals

Chapter 21 - Infinite Series

Chapter 22 - Differential Equations