MAT 127: Calculus C

Spring 2003

SUNY at Stony Brook
Department of Mathematics
SUNY at Stony Brook

This is the final course of the three-semester calculus sequence MAT 125, 126 and 127. We will study differential equations, sequences and series, power series and their applications.

Textbook: Calculus: Concepts and Contexts. Single Variable,
2nd Edition, by James Stewart, Brooks/Cole Publishing, 2001.

Note that the first and second editions of the book have very similar text, but the problems are different. If you own the first edition, in order to do the homework you'll need to borrow the second edition from a friend or look at the book in the library or in the Math Learning Center.

Course Coordinator: Prof. Leon  Takhtajan, Math Tower 5-111
Phone: 632-8287 email:

Instructors and class schedule

Syllabus and homework assignments


Midterm I -- Thursday, February 27, 8:30-10:00 pm
Practice midterm I(pdf)
Solution to Practice midterm I(pdf)
Solution to Midterm I(pdf)

Advisory letter grades for the Midterm I (not recorded)
  0-30     F
 31-40    D
 41-65  C-,C,C+
 66-79 B-,B. B+
 80-89     A-
90-100     A

Midterm II -- Tuesday, April 15, 8:30-10:00 pm
Practice midterm II(pdf)
Solution to Practice midterm II(pdf)
Solution to Midterm II(pdf)

Advisory letter grades for the Midterm II (not recorded)
  0-30     F
 31-40    D
 41-60  C,C+
 61-75 B-,B,B+
 76-85     A-
85-100     A

Final Exam -- Friday, May 16, 2:00-4:30 pm
Sections 1 and 2: ESS 001

Practice Final Exam (pdf) Solution to Practice Final Exam (pdf)
Worksheet for power series (pdf)

Useful information regarding the course will be regularly posted on the World Wide Web, and can be accessed by pointing your browser to

DSS advisory. If you have a physical, psychiatric, medical, or learning disability that may affect your ability to carry out the assigned course work, please contact the office of Disabled Student Services (DSS), Humanities Building, room 133, telephone  632-6748/TDD. DSS will review your concerns and determine what accommodations may be necessary and appropriate. All information and documentation of disability is confidential.