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# Calendar of Readings and Assignments

## PLEASE DO THE ASSIGNED READING FROM THE SYLLABUS BEFORE LECTURE.

- Week 1, January 26th — January 30th

Section 1.1 Functions, p. 42

Section 1.3 Function Transformations and Graphs, p. 55

Section 1.4 Composition of Function, p. 90

- Week 2, February 2nd — February 6th

Section 1.5 Inverse Function, p. 104

Section 1.6 A Graphical Approach to Inverse Functions, p. 119

Due to the cancelled classes, WebAssign Assignment 1 has been postponed to Wednesday, February 11th, 11am.

- Week 3, February 9th — February 13th

Section 2.1 Lines and Linear Functions, p. 134

Section 2.2 Quadratic Functions and Conics, p. 150

Section 2.3 Exponents, p. 174

WebAssign Assignment 1 due, Wednesday, 11am

- Week 4, February 15th — February 20th

Section 2.4 Polynomials, p. 193

Review

Core Competency Exam A. In-Lecture: Wed 2/18 for Lec 01 & 03. Thu 2/19 for Lec 02.

WebAssign Assignment 2 due, Wednesday, 11am

- Week 5, February 23rd — February 27th

Section 3.1 Logarithms as Inverses of Exponential Functions, p. 226

Section 3.2 Applications of the Power Rule for Logarithms, p. 237

WebAssign Assignment 3 due, Wednesday, 11am

Midterm 1. Thu 2/26, 8:30pm.

- Week 6,
March 2nd — March 6th

Section 3.3 Applications of the Product and Quotient Rules for Logarithms, p. 247

Section 3.4 Exponential Growth, p. 260

Section 3.5 e and the Natural Logarithm, p. 278

WebAssign Assignment 4 due, Wednesday, 11am

- Week 7, March 9th — March 13th

Section 3.7 Exponential Growth Revisited, p. 302

Section 4.1 The Unit Circle, p. 314

WebAssign Assignment 5 due, Wednesday, 11am

- Week 8, March 23rd — March 27th

Section 4.2 Radians, p. 329

Review

Core Competency Exam B. In-Lecture: Wed 3/25 for Lec 01 & 03. Thu 3/26 for Lec 02.

WebAssign Assignment 6 due, Wednesday, 11am

- Week 9, March 30th — April 3rd

Section 4.3 Cosine and Sine, p. 343

Section 4.4 More Trigonometric Functions

Midterm 2. Tu 3/31, 8:30pm.

- Week 10, April 6th — April 10th

Section 4.5 Trigonmetry in Right Angles, p. 367

Section 4.6 Trigonometric Identities, p. 377

Section 6.1 Transformations of Trigonometric Functions, p. 476

WebAssign Assignment 7 due, Wednesday, 11am

- Week 11, April 13th — April 17th

Section 5.1 Inverse Trigonometric Functions, p. 394

Section 5.5 Double-Angle and Half-Angle Formulas, p. 448

WebAssign Assignment 8 due, Wednesday, 11am

- Week 12, April 19th — April 24th

Section 5.2 Inverse Trigonometric Identities, p. 408

Section 5.6 Addition and Subtraction Formulas, p. 462

WebAssign Assignment 9 due, Wednesday, 11am

- Week 13, April 27th — May 1st

Section 2.5 Rational Functions, p. 208

WebAssign Assignment 10 due, Wednesday, 11am

- Week 14, May 4th — May 8th

Review

Core Competency Exam C. In-Lecture: Wed 5/6 for Lec 01 & 03. Thu 5/7 for Lec 02.

WebAssign Assignment 11 due, Wednesday, 11am

## WebAssign Assignments

Problem sets this semester will be handled through the WebAssign online homework system. All students must have a valid WebAssign access code for the semester. The following webpage has useful information for using WebAssign.WebAssign assignments will be due on Wednesday at 11am. There will be 11 WebAssign assignments. The lowest score from among those 11 will be dropped in computing final course points.

Jason Starr

4-108 Math Tower

Department of Mathematics

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY 11794-3651

Phone: 631-632-8270

Fax: 631-632-7631

Jason Starr