# The missing link

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- Billiards inside a cusp. King, Jonathan L. // Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter95, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p8
Presents a problem on Calculus sequence. Presentation of the problem; Cue ball ricocheting inside two curves in a Cartesian plane; Curves definition equation; Equality of the angle of incidence to the angle of reflection; Solution to the problem.

- Realistic calculus optimization. Thie, Paul R. // UMAP Journal;Spring95, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p37
Illustrates the use of calculus in real-life problems. Walk-in shed; Fencing for the patio; Aquarium; Lifeguard problem; Coolant problem.

- AN APPROACH TO EVERYDAY LIVING: A Note Regarding the Calculus. Dawes, Milton // ETC: A Review of General Semantics;Winter96/97, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p406
Presents the author's generalizations of the method of the calculus. Scaling things down to more manageable proportions; Classification of activities as differentiation and antidifferentiation; Beauty of the calculus in the close set of relationships involving variables; Useful definition of...

- Limitless calculus via ethereal numbers. Fjelstad, Paul T. // UMAP Journal;Summer94, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p161
Describes a number system that has infinitesimals but no infinities. Definitions of addition, multiplication, equality and order; Derivatives; Algebraic functions; Roots; Absolute value; Trigonometric functions; Exponential function.

- SELECTED NEW ASPECTS OF THE CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS IN THE LARGE. Ekeland, Ivar; Ghoussoub, Nassif // Bulletin (New Series) of the American Mathematical Society;Apr2002, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p207
Focuses on the selected aspects of the calculus of variations. Formulation of variational set-ups; Qualitative properties of the solutions; Ways to recover compactness in certain borderline variational problems.

- Types in concurrency. De Nicola, Rocco; Sangiorgi, Davide // Acta Informatica;Nov2005, Vol. 42 Issue 2/3, p79
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, which are related to calculus.

- Letting the Intuitive bear on the Formal; A Didactical Approach for the Understanding of the Limit of a Sequence. Mamona-Downs, Joanna // Educational Studies in Mathematics;2001, Vol. 48 Issue 2/3, p259
This theoretical paper provides: (1) a presentation of some tasks that may be regarded as typical sources for forming students' intuitions and first understandings about limiting processes of real sequences, (2) an analysis of the formal definition of limit via identifying roles for each symbol...

- Planning in the Fluent Calculus Using Binary Decision Diagrams. Storr, Hans-Peter // AI Magazine;Fall2001, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p103
Analyzes the efficiency of binary decision diagrams (BDD) on fluent calculus planning. Process of BDD; Problems in BDD; Importance of BDD in planning algorithms. INSET: AAAI-02 Intelligent Systems Demonstration..

- Remarks on Hilbert's 23rd problem. Chern, Shiing-Shen // Mathematical Intelligencer;Fall96, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p7
Focuses on Hilbert's invariant integral in the calculus of variations. Definition of a projectivized tangent bundle; History of the calculus of variations; Quote from Albert Einstein on the subject of imagination.