This course aims to provide students with the essential concepts of biomathematics and how these can be employed for analyzing real data.
Real-number line, functions and their graphs, solution of equations involving absolute values, inequalities, binomial theorem and its use.
- Limits and Continuity:
Limit of a function, left-hand and right-hand limits, continuity, continuous functions.
- Derivatives and their Applications:
Differentiable functions, Differentiation of polynomial, rational and transcendental functions, derivatives.
- Integration and Definite Integrals:
Techniques of evaluating indefinite integrals, integration by substitution, integration by parts, change of variables in indefinite integrals.
- Application and importance of Calculus for Biotechnology:
The exponential growth curve and growth equation.