**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

TEL (508) 286-3973

FAX (508) 285-8278

sklensky_janice@wheatoncollege.edu