Advertisement

The calculus

  • Geoff Buckwell
Chapter
Part of the Macmillan Master Series book series (MACMMA)

Abstract

The invention of the calculus was one of the most far-reaching events in the history of mathematics. It was developed simultaneously in the seventeenth century by Isaac Newton in England, and Gottfried von Leibnitz in Germany. The notation that we use today is the one used by Leibnitz.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Geoff Buckwell 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Geoff Buckwell

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations