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# Book: A Primer of Real Analysis (Sloughter)

• • Dan Sloughter
• Professor (Mathematics) at Furman University
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This is a short introduction to the fundamentals of real analysis. Although the prerequisites are few, I have written the text assuming the reader has the level of mathematical maturity of one who has completed the standard sequence of calculus courses, has had some exposure to the ideas of mathematical proof (including induction), and has an acquaintance with such basic ideas as equivalence relations and the elementary algebraic properties of the integers.

Thumbnail: The logarithmic spiral of the Nautilus shell is a classical image used to depict the growth and change related to calculus. (CC BY-SA 3.0; via Wikipedia).