MATH 229   Calculus I     Syllabus and Suggested Class Pace     SPRING 2019

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
6:00-6:50PM3/6MIDTERM
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