Syllabus for Calculus 1
Fall 2015
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 DWW refers to Daily WeBWorK assignments, submitted through WeBWorK.  Each assignment below is a live link to WeBWorK. PS refers to weekly Problem Sets,- a combo of WeBWorK submitted online and handwritten submitted in class.  Each assignment below is a live link to a webpage detailing the assignment. This syllabus tentative and subject to change Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday 10:30-11:20 1:00-1:50 10:30-11:20 10:30-11:20 8/31 9/1 Welcome! 9/2 0.1 Functions & Graphs 9/4 0.2 Operations, Trans- Intro to Calc 1 WW Orientation due at 8:30am formations, & Inverses 0.1 Functions & Graphs DWW due at 8:30am 9/7 9/8 0.3 Algebraic Functions 9/9 0.3 Rational Functions 9/11 0.4 Logarithmic Fns Labor Day Questions: PS 1 0.4 Exponential Fns DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 1 due at 10:20am 9/14 0.4 Trigonometric Fns 9/15 0.4 Trigonometric Fns 9/16 1.1: Intuitive Limits 9/18 1.4 Continuity Questions: PS 2 1.1 Intuitive Intro to 1.4: Continuity 1.5 Limit Rules DWW due at 8:30am Limits DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 2 due at 12:50pm 9/21 1.4: Continuity, 9/22 1.4: Continuity 9/23 1.6 Infinite Limits and 9/25 1.6 Indeterminate Forms revisited 1.6 Infinite Limits and Indeterminate Forms DWW due at 8:30am Questions: PS 3 Indeterminate Forms DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 3 due at 12:50pm 9/28 2.1 Intuitive Intro to 9/29 2.1 Intuitive Intro to 9/30 Q&A for Exam 1 10/2 2.2 Formal Definition Derivatives Derivatives Exam 1=Thurs 10/1 of the Derivative Questions: PS 4 2.2 Formal Definition 6:00-7:30pm DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am of the Derivative Mars SC 1141 PS 4 due at 12:50pm Covers: 0.1-2.1 10/5 2.2 Formal Definition 10/6 2.2 Formal Definition 10/7 2.3 Rules for Calculating 10/9 2.3 Rules for Calculating of the Derivative 2.3 Rules for Calculating Basic Derivatives Basic Derivatives Questions: PS 5 Basic Derivatives DWW due at 8:30am 2.4 The Chain Rule DWW due at 8:30am PS 5 due at 12:50pm DWW due at 8:30am 10/12 10/13 10/14 2.4 The Chain Rule 10/16 2.5 Derivs of Exp & Log Fns 2.5 Derivs of Exp & Log 2.6 Derivs of Trig Fns Fall Break Questions: PS 6 PS 6 due at 10:20pm DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 10/19 2.6: Derivatives of 10/20 Practice Differentiating 10/21 3.1 The Mean Value Thm 10/23 3.6 L'HÂ™pital's Rule Trigonometric Fns 3.1 The Mean Value Thm DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am Questions: PS 7 PS 7 due at 12:50pm Differentiation Exam DWW due at 8:30am 10/26 3.2:  The 1st Derivative 10/27 3.2:  The 1st Derivative 10/28 3.3 The 2nd Derivative 10/30 3.3 The 2nd Derivative and Curve Sketching and Curve Sketching and Cuve Sketching and Cuve Sketching Questions: PS 8 PS 8 due at 12:50pm DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 11/2 Curve Sketching 11/3 3.4 Optimization 11/4 Q&A for Exam 2 11/6 3.4 Optimization (Sections 3.2, 3.3, 3.6) Diff Deadline: 100% Exam 2=Thurs 11/5 DWW due at 8:30am Questions: PS 9 PS 9 due at 12:50pm 6:00-7:30pm DWW due at 8:30am Mars SC 1141 Covers: 2.1-3.3, 3.6 11/9 3.4 Optimization 11/10 3.4: Optimization 11/11 4.2 Riemann Sums 11/13 4.2 Riemann Sums Questions: PS 10 4.1 Addition and Diff Deadline: 90% DWW due at 8:30am Accumulation DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 10 due at 12:50pm 11/16 4.2 Riemann Sums 11/17 4.3 Definite Integrals 11/18 Area Accumulation Fun 11/20 Area Accumulation Fun 4.3 Definite Integrals PS 11 due at 12:50pm DWW due at 8:30am 4.5 FTC Questions: PS 11 DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 11/23 4.5 The FTC 11/24 4.5 The FTC 11/25 11/27 4.7 More on the FTC 4.7 More on the FTC Thanksgiving Break Questions: PS 12 PS 12 due at 12:50pm DWW due at 8:30am 11/30 5.1 Integration by 12/1 4.4 Indefinite Integrals 12/2 Q&A for Exam 3 12/4 5.1 Integration by Substituion Exam 3=Thurs 12/3 Substitution Questions: PS 13 Diff Deadline: 75% 6:00-7:30pm DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 13 due at 12:50pm Mars SC 1141 Covers: 3.4, 4.1-4.7 12/7 5.1 Integration by 12/8 4.6 Area btwn Curves 12/9 4.6 Area btwn Curves 12/11 Wrap Up! Substitution PS 14 due at 12:50pm DWW due at 8:30am The Big Picture Questions: PS 12 Diff Deadline: 50% DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am The final will be Monday, Dec 14, from 9am -12pm

Janice Sklensky
Wheaton College
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Science Center, Room 1306
Norton, Massachusetts 02766-0930
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