Business Calculus Project

Are you and your students tired of the same old business calculus and finite math courses? Do you wish the courses were more relevant? Does the standard course feel like a patchwork quilt of unrelated topics? Do you wish the problems were more realistic and interesting to your students?

Then check out Mathematical Connections

Real World Problem Solving Using Modeling and Calculus for Business Social Science and Everyday Life:

  • Volume I  An integrated conceptual technology-based alternative approach to single variable calculus.
  • Volume II An integrated conceptual technology-based alternative to calculus and finite math.

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Lillian Lieber (1886-1986), American mathematician (Russian immigrant from Ukraine as a child) and popular mathematics writer who used mathematics in defense of positive human values (see the essays 2018 and 2017 by woman science writer Maria Popova), with whimsical drawings by her husband Hugh to illustrate her points.

Contact Information

Department of Mathematics & Statistics
SAC Room 305
Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085 
Tel: 610.519.4850
Fax: 610.519.6928

Dr. Douglas Norton

Christine Gadonas 610.519.4809
Maria W. Barrett  610.519.4850