# Engineering Mathematics, 7th Edition

## Engineering Mathematics, 7th Edition

#### K.A. Stroud and D.J. Booth

Note: There is no ebook version of this title.

Overview

Engineering Mathematics, 7th Edition is a groundbreaking and comprehensive reference. Over 500,000 copies have sold since it first debuted in 1970. The new seventh edition has been thoroughly revised and expanded. An interactive Personal Tutor CD-ROM is included with every book. Providing a broad mathematical survey, this innovative volume covers a full range of topics from the very basic to the advanced.

Whether you're an engineer looking for a useful on-the-job reference or want to improve your mathematical skills, or you are a student who needs an in-depth self-study guide, Engineering Mathematics, 7th Edition is sure to come in handy time and time again.

Features

• Offers a unique programmed approach that takes users through the mathematics in a step-by-step fashion with a wealth of worked examples and exercises.
• Contains Quizzes, Learning Outcomes and Can You? Checklists that guide readers through each topic and focus understanding.
• Updated throughout for the latest calculators and Excel spreadsheets.
• Ideal as reference or a self-learning manual.

Note: An interactive Personal Tutor Online and other supplementary materials can be found at www.palgrave.com/stroud, a useful companion website maintained by this book's British publisher.

K.A. Stroud was formerly Principal Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics at Lanchester Polytechnic (now Coventry University), UK. He is also the principal author of Advanced Engineering Mathematics and Essential Mathematics for Science and Technology, both available from Industrial Press.

Dexter J. Booth was Principal Lecturer at the School of Computing and Engineering at the University of Huddersfield, UK. He is the coauthor (with K.A. Stroud) of Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, Complex Variables, and Vector Analysis, all available from Industrial Press.

## Contents

PART I FOUNDATION TOPICS

• Arithmetic
• Introduction to Algebra
• Expressions and Equations
• Graphs
• Linear Equations
• Polynomial Equations
• Partial Fractions
• Binomials
• Trigonometry
• Binomial Series
• Functions
• Trigonometric and Exponential Functions
• Differentiation
• Integration

PART II

• Complex numbers 1
• Complex numbers 2
• Hyperbolic functions
• Determinants
• Matrices
• Vectors
• Differentiation
• Differentiation applications
• Tangents, normals and curvature
• Sequences
• Series 1
• Series 2
• Curves and curve fitting
• Partial differentiation 1
• Partial differentiation 2
• Integration 1
• Integration 2
• Reduction formulas
• Integration applications 1
• Integration applications 2
• Integration applications 3
• Approximate integration
• Polar coordinate systems
• Multiple integrals
• First-order differential equations
• Second-order differential equations
• Introduction to Laplace transforms
• Data handling and statistics
• Probability