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 | 8/27-8/31 | 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 | Functions and Graphs, Mathematical Models, Combining Functions |
2 | 9/3 | Labor Day | |
9/4-9/7 | 1.4, 1.5, 1.6 | Tangents and Velocity, The Limit of a Function, Limit Laws | |
3 | 9/10-9/14 | 1.8, 2.1 | Continuity, Rates of Change |
4 | 9/17-9/21 | 2.2, 2.3 | Derivative as a Function, Differentiation Rules, Review, Exam 1 |
5 | 9/24-9/28 | 2.3, 2.4 | Differentiation Rules, Trigonometric Derivatives |
6 | 10/1-10/5 | 2.5, 2.6 | Chain Rule, Implicit Differentiation |
7 | 10/8-10/12 | 2.7, 2.8, 2.9 | Rates of Change, Related Rates, Linear Approximations and Differentials |
8 | 10/15-10/19 | 3.1 | Maximums and Minimums, Review, Exam 2 |
10/19 | Last day to withdraw from a full-semester course | ||
9 | 10/22-10/26 | 3.2, 3.3, 3.4 | The Mean Value Theorem, Affect of Derivative on Shape of Graph, Limits at Infinity |
10 | 10/29-11/2 | 3.4, 3.5, 3.7 | Limits at Infinity, Curve Sketching, Optimization Problems |
11 | 11/5-11/9 | 3.7, 3.8, 3.9 | Optimization Problems, Newton's Method, Antiderivatives |
12 | 11/12-11/16 | 4.1, 4.2 | Areas, The Definite Integral |
13 | 11/19-11/20 | 4.3, 4.4 | The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, Indefinite Integrals |
11/21-11/23 | Thanksgiving Break | ||
14 | 11/26-11/30 | 4.4, 4.5, 14.3 | Indefinite Integrals, The Substitution Rule, Partial Derivatives, Review, Exam 3 |
15 | 12/3-12/7 | 14.3 | Partial Derivatives, Review |
Thursday, 12/13, | 12:00-1:50 PM | FINAL EXAMINATION |