Mathematics Calculus for IIT JAM MathematicsSyllabus:1. Introduction to calculus
2. Limits and continuity
3. Derivatives
4. Applications of derivatives
5. Integrals
6. Techniques of integration
7. Applications of integration
8. Differential equations
1. Introduction to calculus:- Definition of calculus
- Historical development of calculus
- Importance of calculus in mathematics and science
2. Limits and continuity:- Definition of limits
- Evaluating limits using algebraic methods
- Evaluating limits using graphical methods
- Continuity and differentiability
- Intermediate value theorem
- The concept of limit at infinity
3. Derivatives:- Definition of derivatives
- Differentiation rules
- Chain rule
- Implicit differentiation
- Related rates problems
- Higher order derivatives
4. Applications of derivatives:- Optimization problems
- Curve sketching
- Tangent lines and normals
- Rates of change
- Linear approximation and differentials
5. Integrals:- Definition of integrals
- Evaluation of definite integrals
- Properties of integrals
- Fundamental theorem of calculus
- Indefinite integrals
- Integration by substitution
6. Techniques of integration:- Integration by parts
- Integration by partial fractions
- Trigonometric integrals
- Improper integrals
- Numerical integration
7. Applications of integration:- Area under a curve
- Volume of solids
- Length of curves
- Work and fluid pressure
- Arc length and surface area
8. Differential equations:- Definition of differential equations
- First order differential equations
- Second order linear differential equations
- Homogeneous and non-homogeneous equations
- Applications of differential equations
Note:This syllabus is specifically designed for the Mathematics section of the IIT JAM exam. It covers the essential topics in calculus, including limits, derivatives, integrals, and differential equations. It is important to thoroughly understand the concepts and techniques in calculus as they form the foundation for advanced mathematical studies. Regular practice and problem-solving are crucial for success in this subject.
This course is helpful for the following exams: IIT JAM, Mathematics