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Calculus: Maths of the Gods

Bill Todorovich
& Ed Walker


Discover the intriguing world of calculus with this book, which aims to demystify and enrich your understanding of this fundamental branch of mathematics. While many find calculus both fascinating and intimidating, this guide strives to make it more accessible and engaging.
Written in an informal tone, every effort has been made to maintain mathematical integrity, ensuring clarity without sacrificing depth. Through a range of tools and techniques, readers will uncover the reasons behind phenomena such as the elliptical orbit of Earth around the sun, the story of Newton’s apple, and Einstein’s insights into the atom bomb.
Encouraging readers to unleash their imagination, this book invites contemplation of the infinitely small and large, fostering a deeper understanding of the universe. Ultimately, it underscores the vital role of imagination in scientific discovery, with calculus serving as the language that quantifies our boldest imaginings.

About the Authors

Bill Todorovich is a Mathematician with a lifetime of experience in the endorsement of the beauty and necessity of all things mathematical. He graduated with a degree in mathematics from Macquarie University in Sydney N.S.W.
He then pursued actuarial work with a life insurance company, (M.L.C) in Sydney.
After getting married to Margie in 1981, the couple moved to Perth W.A. and there Bill lectured and tutored in mathematics at Edith Cowan University, whilst also practicing the art of luthiery and guitar music. Both of these inspired Bill to write this tome. Bill lives a busy and full life with Margie, his two daughters Billie and Ebony, son Leon, and daughter-in-law Elspeth, and lots of animals!

Ed Walker was born in Perth W.A. and educated in Fremantle. He graduated with a degree in medicine from the University of Western Australia. Ed is married to Cheryl and has 4 adult children and 5 grandchildren.
He has been a general practitioner for fifty years, and very much loved and respected by the local community.
Bill and Ed became great friends as Ed was the Todorovich family's  G.P., and Bill tutored Eds children in mathematics in their high school years and beyond. Ed has had a lifetime interest in Mathematics.
Now that Ed has retired from general practice, two of his passions are caravanning with Cheryl and their beloved dog around W.A., and mathematics publishing.



Calculus: Maths of the Gods by Bill Todorovich & Ed Walker
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ISBN: 978-1-923078-25-3
Format: eBook
Extent: 410 pages
RRP: $9.99USD
Publisher: Vivid Publishing
Category: Mathematics -- Geometry/Algebraic
Distribution: Contact Vivid