Much of machine learning is built around the idea of loss functions and optimizing for them. To understand them, you first need to understand Calculus.


To build a strong foundation for advanced material such as machine learning, deep learning, statistics, and reinforcement learning, we recommend familiarity with these concepts in calculus. Follow the links to our deep-dive articles to become an expert.

Multivariate Calculus

Further reading and resources

Here are some additional resources on calculus to supplement the material presented here.

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