MTA 142-04: Calculus I

This class is over.

Gateway Exams

Thursday afternoons in RH 223, 2-5pm starting October 30 and running until the end of the semester.

General information.

Syllabus.

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Final Exam

Friday, Dec. 12, 12-1:50

Homework Assignments

  1. Due 8/29:
    Ch 1.1#1,9,15,29,32
    Ch 1.3#1,3,13,14,15a,17,21-27,31
  2. Due 9/5:
    Ch 1.2#13b,25
    Ch 1.4#1,3,11,23,25,35,36
    Ch 1.5#5,13,15,17,37,41
    Plus problems on a handout that use a table of logs (get it) and a slide rule (get it).
  3. Due 9/12:
    Ch 1.6#3,6,9,14,29,31,32
    Ch 1.7#3,7,14,20
    Ch 2.1#1,3,7,10,15,17
  4. Due 9/19:
    Ch 2.2#1,7,11,15,23,29,31,35,45
    Ch 2.3#7,9,11,17,21,35
    Ch 2.4#1-11odd,33,37,40
  5. Due 9/26:
    Ch 2.5#1,9,11,17
    Ch 2.6#1,7,11,12,13,17,20,22
    Ch 2.7#1,6,10,14
  6. Due 10/3:
    Ch 3.1#3-31odd, Ch 3.2#1-19odd, Ch 3.3#3-29odd provide lots of practice taking derivatives. Do as many as you need to, but don't hand in - answers are in the back.
    Hand in:
    Ch 3.1#38,45,48,51,60,62a
    Ch 3.2#21,25,38,41
    Ch 3.3#1,38,52
  7. Due 10/10:
    Ch 3.4#1-47odd, Ch 3.5#3-41odd, Ch 3.6#1-35odd provide lots of practice taking derivatives. Do as many as you need to, but don't hand in - answers are in the back.
    Hand in:
    Ch 3.4#40,44,49,51,61,63,71
    Ch 3.5#42,45,51
  8. Due 10/17:
    Ch 3.6#1-35odd, Ch 3.7#1-19 odd provide lots of practice. Answers are in the back. Do as many as you need, but don't hand in.
    Hand in:
    Ch 3.6#37,38,41,44,54,55
    Ch 3.7#25,29
  9. Due 10/24:
    Ch 3.8#1,5,9,11,13,15,19,21,25,29
  10. Due 10/31:
    Ch 3.9#3,7,9
    Ch 3.10#5,14,19
  11. Due 11/7:
    Appendix D#1,3
    4.1#1,4,9,10,15,21,31,33
    4.2#10,12,13,33
  12. Due 11/14:
    4.3#3,15,19,30
    4.5#7,10,13,21,22,23
    4.6#9,10,11,21
  13. Due 11/21:
    4.7#1,2,3,4,7,8
    5.1#1,3,5,11
    5.2#3,5,7,17,30,31
  14. Due Tuesday, 11/25:
    5.3#1,3,5,12,13,28
  15. Due 12/5:
    5.4#5,7,8,21,23
    6.1#1,8,21,23
    6.2#1-21odd: As many as you need. Don't hand in.
    6.2#25,41,47,61,63,71,74,80,82