Syllabus for Calculus 1
Spring 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 Wednesday Thursday Friday 10:30-11:20 10:30-11:20 8:30-9:20 10:30-11:20 1/19 1/21 Welcome to Calculus I 1/22 0.1 Functions & Graphs 1/23 0.2 Operations, Trans- Course Policies formations, & Inverses and Syllabus Intro to WeBWorK WW Orientation due at 8:30am 0.1 Functions & Graphs DWW due at 8:30am 1/26 0.3 Algebraic Functions 1/28 1/29 0.4 Exponential Fns 1/30 0.4 Exponential Fns Snow Day and Logarithmic Fns Logarithmic Fns Trigonometric Fns PS 1 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am Questions: PS 1 DWW due at 8:30am 2/2 0.4 Trigonometric Fns 2/4 1.1 Intuitive Intro to 2/5 1.1: Intuitive Limits 2/6 1.4 Continuity Snow Day Limits 1.4: Continuity 1.5 Limit Rules Questions: PS 2 DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 2 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 2/9 2/11 1.4: Continuity, 2/12 1.6 Infinite Limits 2/13 1.6 Infinite Limits and Snow Day revisited (Start at 8:15) Indeterminate Forms Questions: PS 3 DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 3 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 2/16 2.1 An Intuitive Intro to 2/18 Q & A for Exam 1 2/19 Exam 1 2/20 2.2 Formal Definition Derivatives 7:30-9:20am of the Derivative Mars SC 1141 PS 4 due at midnight Covers: 0.1-2.1 DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 2/23 2.2 Formal Definition 2/25 2.2 Formal Definition 2/26 2.3 Rules for Calculating 2/27 2.4 The Chain Rule of the Derivative of the Derivative Basic Derivatives 2.3: Rules for Calculating Basic Derivatives Questions: PS 5 (Start at 8:15) DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 5 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 3/2 2.5: Derivatives of 3/4 2.5:  Derivaives of 3/5 2.6:  Derivatives of 3/6 Practice Differentiating Exp & Log Fns Exp & Log Fns Trigonometric Fns 2.6: Derivatives of Trigonometric Fns Questions: PS 6 (Start at 8:15) Differentiation Exam DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 6 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 3/9 3/11 3/12 3/13 Spring Break 3/16 3.1:  The Mean Value 3/18 3.1: The Mean Value 3/19 3.2:  The 1st Derivative 3/20 3.3 The 2nd Derivative Theorem Theorem and Curve Sketching and Curve Sketching 3.2 The 1st Derivative and Curve Sketching Questions: PS 7 (Meet again 2:30-3:20) DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 7 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 3/23 3.3:  The 2nd Derivative 3/25 Q&A for Exam 2 3/26 Exam 2 3/27 Curve Sketching and Curve Sketching 7:30-9:20am Diff Deadline: 100% PS 8 due at midnight Mars SC 1141 DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am Covers: 2.2-3.3 DWW due at 8:30am 3/30 3.4: Optimization 4/1 3.4: Optimization 4/2 3.4: Optimization 4/3 3.6 L'HÂ™pital's Rule L'Hopital's Rule 4.1 Addition and Accumulation Diff Deadline: 90% Questions: PS 9 DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 9 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 4/6 4.1 Addition and 4/8 4.2 Riemann Sums 4/9 4.2 Riemann Sums 4/10 4.3 Definite Integrals Accumulation 3.4: More optimization PS 10 due: midnight DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 10 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 4/13 4.3 Definite Integrals 4/15 Accumulation Fn 4/16 4.5:  The Fundamental 4/17 4.5: The Fundamental Area Accumulation Fn 4.5: The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus Theorem of Calculus Theorem of Calculus 4.7: Functions Defined 4.7: Functions Defined Questions: PS 11 By Integrals By Integrals DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 11 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am 4/20 5.1 Integration by 4/22 Q&A for Exam 2 4/23 Exam 3 4/24 4.4: Indefinite Integrals Substitution 7:30-9:20am Diff Deadline: 75% PS 12 due at midnight Mars SC 1141 DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am Covers: 3.6-5.1 (partial) DWW due at 8:30am 4/27 5.1 Integration by 4/29 5.1 Inegration by 4/30 4.6 Areas and Average 5/1 Wrap Up! Substitution Substitution Values The Big Picture Questions: PS 13 Diff Deadline: 50% DWW due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am PS 13 due at 8:30am DWW due at 8:30am The final will be Saturday, May 9, from 2pm - 5pm

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