Author(s): James StewartDifference between 2nd and 1st editions Side by side comparison of table of contents helps to figure out the most significant changes. |

**Key differences between 2nd and 1st editions**

- Period between current and previous publications: 6 years (2012 vs 2006).
- The First Edition of Stewart's "Essential Calculus: Early Transcendentals" was published in 2006.
- The Second Edition consists of 13 chapters as well as the previous one. There are no significant content changes.
- The book begins with four diagnostic tests in Basic Algebra, Analytic Geometry, Functions, and Trigonometry.
- New Section "7.5 Area of a Surface of Revolution" has been added to the Chapter 7.
- Updated data in examples and exercises. More than 35% of the exercises are new.
- WebAssign® for Stewart's Second Edition is enhanced with new features and functions: Enhanced Feedback for incorrect problems, Visualizing Calculus modules and animations, Lecture Video Problems, and a Show Your Work feature.

Essential Calculus: Early Transcendentals

Published by: Wadsworth Publishing, February 01, 2013

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Published by: Cengage Learning, January 25, 2012

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Essential Calculus: Early Transcendentals

with Enhanced WebAssign & eBook Printed Access Card for Multi Term Math and Science

**Hardcover**, 944 pages

Published by: Cengage Learning, January 01, 2010

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$99.00 |
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Published by: Cengage Learning, March 01, 2006

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$66.53 |
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Used previous 1st edition costs
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