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A last note

Why study calculus at all? There are plenty of good practical and ``educational'' reasons: because it's good for applications; because higher mathematics requires it; because it's good mental training; because other majors require it; because jobs require it. Here's another reason to study calculus: because calculus is among our species' deepest, richest, farthest-reaching, and most beautiful intellectual achievements. We hope this book will help you see it in that spirit.


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