Precalculus Review: functions, polynomials, rational functions, trigonometry.
|1.1 - 1.4|| You can now do
at the WebAssign site. This covers material from sections 1.1, 1.2, and 1.3
of the text. Please read the page about online
(due Wed. 9/10 at 9am)
No paper homework this week.
|9/8|| Precalculus Review continues:
trigonometry, exponentials, inverse functions, logarithms.
Limits: The tangent and velocity problems, the limit of a function.
|Appendix C, 1.5, 1.6, 2.1, 2.2|| Paper homework: In your text, p.24 #56 and p.73 #46,
(due in recitation the week of 9/15).
Online: Homework 02(due Wed. 9/17 at 10am)
There is a treasure hunt for extra credit; this is due by the evening of 9/17.
|9/15||Calculating Limits. Continuity.||2.3, 2.4|| Online: Homework
03(due Wed. 9/24 at 10am)
Text: p.107 #24 and p.115 #16 (due in recitation the week of 9/22)
|9/22||Limits involving infinity. Tangents and Rates of change.||2.5, 2.6|| Online:
Homework 04(due Fri. 10/3 at 10am, this
is longer because of the holiday.)
Text: p.138 #24 and p.146 #14 (due in recitation the week of 9/29. If you don't have recitation that week because of the holiday, both text assignments are due the following week.)
The Derivative as a function.
No class after 5pm on 9/29, no class on 9/30 or 10/1 (Rosh Hashanah, Eid-ul Fitr)
(due Wed. 10/8 at 10am)
Text: p.166 #13 (due in recitation the week of 10/6.)
|10/6|| What does f' say about f?
Derivatives of polynomials and exponentials.
No class after 5pm on 10/8, no class on 10/9 (Yom Kippur)
|2.9, 3.1.|| Online:
(due Wed. 10/15 at 10am)
Text: p.174 #28 (due in recitation the week of 10/13)
|10/13|| Midterm 1, Wednesday 10/15 at 8:30pm.
See here for info
Product and Quotient rules.
|3.2, 3.3.|| Online:
(due Wed. 10/22 at 10am)
Text: none this week.
|10/20|| Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions.
The Chain Rule.
10/24: last day to move down to MAT123.
|3.4, 3.5.|| Online:
(due Wed. 10/29 at 10am)
Text: p.199 #40, p.218 #22 (due in recitation the week of 10/27)
|10/27||Implicit Differentiation. Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions.||3.6, 3.7.|| Online:
(due Wed. 11/5 at 10am)
Text: p.229 #54, p.239 #22 (due in recitation the week of 11/3)
Extra Credit (5pts): enter your email address in WebAssign (use the My Options and Notifications links).
|11/3|| Linear Approximations and Differentials.
11/3: last day to withdraw or P/NC
|3.8, 4.1|| Online:
(due Wed. 11/12 at 10am)
Text: Since I messed up, none this week. However, please work on next week's problems, since they will be covered on the midterm.
|11/10||Maximum and Minimum Values. Derivatives and the Shape of Curves.||4.2, 4.3|| Online:
(due Thu. 11/20 at 10am)
Text: p. 268 #24, p.276 #55 (due in recitation the week of 11/17)
|11/17|| Midterm 2, Monday 11/17 at 8:30pm
(due Wed. 11/26 at 10am)
Text: p.296: #10, p.303: #26 (due in recitation the week of 12/1)
|11/24|| L'Hospital's Rule.
No classes 11/27,11/28 (Thanksgiving)
|4.5, 4.6|| Online:
(due Fri. 12/5)
Text: see last week.
|12/1||More Optimization. Newton's Method||4.6, 4.8|| Online:
(due Thurs. 12/11)
No text based homework.
|12/8||Antiderivatives. review||4.9, everything||While there is no homework this week, either online or paper, there is a set of 50 practice problems online, listed as Extra Credit Review. Each problem is worth half a point, and must be completed before the final on Thurs. 12/18 to give extra credit. I suggest starting them much sooner.|
|12/15|| Dec. 15 follows a thursday schedule
12/15 is the last day of classes
| Final Exam, Thursday 12/18 at 2pm
Information can be found here.