What is a limit? (TEFC)

United Kingdom, 1972

Film
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Analysis is that branch of mathematics which gives precision to vague terms like ‘infinitely large’ and ‘infinitesimally small’ and is founded on the concept of a limit. In this program, ideas behind a limit are examined and a formal definition to the limit of a sequence is reached.

Credits

director

David Nelson

producer

Edward Goldwyn

production company

BBC-TV

Language

English

Duration

00:25:40:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

30358

Subject categories

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Mathematics - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Mathematics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Mathematics - Study and teaching

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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