Please note that your instructor will likely adjust the syllabus from time
to time. Exam dates may vary from the ones indicated.
It is the student's responsibility to monitor the pace of the
lectures; if you must miss a class, find out precisely
which material you must learn on your own.
Week | Dates | Sections from textbook | Topics |
1 | 1/14-1/18 | 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5 | Functions and Graphs, Mathematical Models, Combining functions. Tangents, Limits of Functions |
2 | 1/21-1/25 | 1.6, 1.8 | Limit Laws, Continuity |
3 | 1/28-2/1 | 1.8, 2.1, 2.2 | Continuity, Rates of Change, Derivative as a Function |
4 | 2/4-2/8 | 2.3 | Differentiation Rules, Review, Exam 1 |
5 | 2/11-2/15 | 2.4, 2.5 | Trigonometric Derivatives, Chain Rule |
6 | 2/18-2/22 | 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8 | Chain Rule, Implicit differentiation, Rates of Change, Related Rates |
7 | 2/25-3/1 | 2.8, 2.9, 3.8 | Related rates, Linear Approximations and Differentials, Newton's Method |
8 | 3/4-3/8 | 3.1 | Maximums and Minimums, Review |
6:00-6:50PM | 3/6 | MIDTERM | |
3/8 | 3.2 | Mean Value Theorem, Last day to withdraw from a full-semester course | |
3/11-3/15 | Spring break - No classes | ||
9 | 3/18-3/22 | 3.3, 3.4 | Affect of Derivative on Shape of Graph, Limits at Infinity |
10 | 3/25-3/29 | 3.4, 3.5, 3.7 | Limits at Infinity, Curve Sketching, Optimization problems |
11 | 4/1-4/5 | 3.7, 3.9, 4.1 | Optimization problems, Antiderivatives, Areas |
12 | 4/8-4/12 | 4.2 | The Definite Integral, Exam 3 |
13 | 4/15-4/19 | 4.3, 4.4 | The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, Indefinite Integrals |
14 | 4/22-4/26 | 4.5 | The Substitution Rule |
15 | 4/29-5/3 | 14.3 | Partial Derivatives, Review |
5/3 | Reading day - No classes | ||
Monday, 5/6, | 6:00-7:50 PM | FINAL EXAMINATION |