- Textbook: Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions by Smith-Minton, available in the college bookstore
- Supplementary text: Calculus by Strang, available through MIT-OCW
- Course policies and procedures
- The Desmos graphing calculator is very useful. Other graphing calculators include Mathway and meta-calculator.
- Approximate weekly schedule:
- Monday: Lecture
- Tuesday: Lecture. Homework due in SQRC.
- Thursday: Short quiz, in-class homework discussion.
- Friday: Lecture. Homework due in SQRC.
Note: The SQRC is closed during the first week of class; thus the first homework assignment will be collected in class.
- Office hours:
- Monday: 1:30 — 4:00pm
- Thursday: 1:30 — 4:00pm
- The first exam will be on Tuesday 13 October. You may begin the exam at 8:00 if you wish. Here is a practice exam.
- The second exam is Tuesday 24 November. You may begin the exam at 8:00 if you wish.
- Assignment 1. Exercises 1.2, 1.3, 1.4 due Friday 4 September, in class.
- Assignment 2 is due Friday 11 September at noon in SQRC.
- Assignment 3 is due Tuesday 15 September at noon in the SQRC.
- Assignment 4 is due Friday 18 September at noon in the SQRC.
- Assignment 5 is due Tuesday 22 September at noon in the SQRC.
- Assignment 6 is due Friday 25 September at noon in the SQRC.
- Assignment 7 is due Friday 2 October at noon in the SQRC.
Typo: The function in Exercise 7.1(1) should be . The numbers should come out much better with this sign change.
Here are solutions to Assignment 7
- Assignment 8 is due Tuesday 6 October at noon in the SQRC.
Here are solutions to Assignment 8
- Assignment 9 is due Friday 16 October in the SQRC.
- Assignment 10 is due Tuesday 20 October in the SQRC.
- Problems 1,3,5,9,11,12 from section 2.7 of the book are due Tuesday 27 October.
- Assignment 12
- Assignment 13 due Friday 6 November in SQRC
- Assignment 14 due Tuesday 10 November in SQRC. Here are some solutions to Assignment 14
- Assignment 15 is due Monday 16 November in SQRC. Here are some partial solutions to Assignment 15
- Assignment 16 is for you to use in preparing for the exam.
- Assignment 17 is due Friday 20 November
- Assignment18 is due Thursday 3 December
- Assignment 19 is due Tuesday 8 December
- Final Exam Review Problems