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These labs demonstrate real-world applications of the calculus concepts covered in the chapter that utilize computer algebra systems. Each lab includes an introduction with background information, observations, a statement of the purpose of the lab, and references for further investigation of the topic of the lab. Software specific data files, graphs and equations are available for each lab series.
For students using the HM mathSpace CD, we have provided an updated version of Section 2.1 The Derivative and the Tangent Line Problem. This electronic supplement provides opportunities for selfpaced review and practice.