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Calculus ala Carte

Students taking a calculus course can always benefit from some further practice, whether it be practice with the manipulative skills or practice exploring a concept visually. The following is a list of some websites that I have found helpful, including a brief commentary for each.

  • Site 1 : A good place to look for help…at first panic and for review
  • Site 2 :A well-respected site with a lot of information about everything pertaining to calculus
  • Site 3 : Calculus tools (e.g. calculus calculators for seeing and doing and doing calculus)
  • Site 4 : Graphics to illustrate calculus concepts and processes, plus other fun experiments
  • Site 5 : Links…ideas…help….examples….and more links
  • Site 6 : An interesting title and twist on things…..with some helpful ideas and support
  • Site 7 : Exactly what it says….calculus lessons that can be explored at home…plus much more
  • Site 8 : Can be helpful on beginning ideas in calculus
  • Site 9 : Interesting title…and some interesting information
  • Site 10 : A source of exam questions…some good practice problems...plus more than fifty more links
  • Site 11 : Sample problems, tutorials, and connections to physics/sciences
  • Site 12 : For those having a hard time "seeing" the underlying concepts….this site might help
  • Site 13 : Need to some practice problems or insights?
  • Site 14 : UBC Course site that has some interesting and helpful "in class simulations"
  • Site 15 : One professor’s attempt to summarize difficult concepts in calculus
  • Site 16 : Tons of information about calculus…some you want to know, some you probably do not
  • Site 17 : Tutorials, problems, even the "Quadratic Formula" song
  • Site 18 : Some helpful simulations and problems...the "I Will Survive" song
  • Site 19 : Free help on calculus questions……but may not be "your" students' questions
If you know of other web sites that are helpful, please send them to me so I can add them to this list. Thanks in advance.