Problem Sets for Calculus 1
Spring 2000, Math 101

February 2001

Be sure to check back often, because assignments may change!

Due Tuesday, 2/6/01
PS 1: Individual Assignment

Section 1.1: 8, 13, 22
Section 1.2: 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 18, 36
Section 1.3: 20, 24
Section 1.4: 4, 6, 12, 16

note: If you feel uncomfortable with "word problems", I suggest you read Appendix D and do some additional problems from there. Similarly, if you feel uncomfortable with absolute values, inequalities, intervals, or various formulas relating to distance, points on a circle, etc, read and do some problems from Appendix A.

Due Tuesday, 2/13/01
PS 2: Group Assignment

Section 1.4: 32, 34, 40ac, 41, 42
Section 1.5: 1, 2, 11, 21, 29, 34, 40

note: If you feel uncomfortable with lines and linear functions, look at Appendix B and do some problems from it. Similarly for polynomials and Appendix C, exponentials and Appendix E, Logarithms and Appendix F, and , trigonometric functions and Appendix G.

Due Tuesday, 2/20/01
PS 3: Individual Assignment

Section 1.6: 1ab, 3, 5, 12, 16, 17, 30
Section 2.1: 3, 4, 5, 10, 13ab, 19, 29ab
Section 2.2: 3, 20

Due Tuesday, 2/27/01
PS 4: Group Assignment and PS 4.5: Optional Individual Assignment

PS 4:

Section 2.3: 5, 7, 19, 22, 26

PS 4.5:
Exam 1 Redux Pick up a "clean" copy of Exam 1 from me and redo all the problems neatly and tidily, explaining all your work.

Note: If the exam points out any sections that students had particular difficulty, I will also assign additional practice problems from those sections.

That's it for February's assignments.
Go to the problem sets for March!

Janice Sklensky
Wheaton College
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Science Center, Room 109
Norton, Massachusetts 02766-0930
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