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Kleppner/Kalenkov math background?

  1. Oct 15, 2009 #1
    I'm wondering what mathematical background is needed to tackle Intro to Mechanics by said authors? I had a whole calculus sequence, including vector analysis, linear algebra and a first course in mechanics (calculus-based). Would that be enough or I'll need differential equations too?
     
    Last edited: Oct 15, 2009
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  3. Oct 15, 2009 #2
    It's enough. In fact, just single-variable calculus is enough to get through the book as the basic multivariable calculus used is taught to you.
     
  4. Oct 16, 2009 #3
    Frion is right.
     
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