MATH 205-03 (Calculus I), Spring 2012

This class has completed. Information on this web page may not be applicable to future semesters.

• Blackboard page for MATH 205-03
• Course syllabus, in PDF format, formatted for printing, including revision instructions
• WebAssign, for online assignments (logon information is on Blackboard).
• Quizzes
• Exams

## Course schedule

This schedule is tentative and may not reflect our progress at any particular time in the class; treat this as a rough guide only.

Week Monday Wednesday Friday
1
January 9
Review concepts
January 11
Review concepts
January 13
Section 2.1
2
January 16
MLK Jr. holiday
January 18
Section 2.2
January 20
Section 2.3
Quiz #1
3
January 23
Section 2.3
January 25
Section 2.4
January 27
Section 2.5
4
January 30
Section 2.6
February 1
Section 2.7
February 3
Section 2.8
Quiz #2
5
February 6
Section 3.1
February 8
Section 3.2
February 10
Exam #1
6
February 13
Section 3.3
February 15
Section 3.4
February 17
Section 3.4
Quiz #3
7
February 20
Section 3.5
February 22
Section 3.5
February 24
Section 3.6
8
February 27
Section 3.7
February 29
Section 3.8
March 2
Section 3.9
Quiz #4
9
March 5
Section 3.9
March 7
Section 3.10
March 9
Exam #2
10
March 12–16
Spring break
11
March 19
Section 4.1
March 21
Section 4.3
March 23
Section 4.3
Quiz #5
12
March 26
Section 4.4
March 28
Section 4.5
March 30
Section 4.7
13
April 2
Section 4.7
April 4
Section 4.8
April 6
Section 4.9
Quiz #6
14
April 9
Section 5.1
April 11
Section 5.2
April 13
Exam #3
15
April 16
Section 5.3
April 18
Section 5.4
April 20
Section 5.5
Quiz #7
16
April 23
Review
17
Monday, April 30
Final exam, 11:30–14:00

## Schedule of assignments (through Exam #1)

Boldface problems are particularly advanced and will test problem-solving skills beyond the core of the course material.

• Complete by January 13 in preparation for Quiz #1:
• A partial list of these questions is available here.
• Section 1.1: 13, 15, 17, 21, 25, 27, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 47, 49, 51, 57, 61, 63, 65.
• Section 1.3: 31, 35, 41, 43, 45, 51, 53, 55.
• Section 1.5: 1, 3, 11, 13, 15, 19, 21, 23, 29(a–c).
• Section 1.6: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41, 49, 51, 53 (express in terms of natural logarithms), 57, 61, 63, 65, 67, 69, 71.
• Complete by January 20 in preparation for Quiz #1:
• Section 2.1: 1, 3, 5, 7. These problems may require a calculator.
• Section 2.2: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 15, 17, 29, 31, 33, 35.
• Complete by January 27 in preparation for Quiz #2:
• Section 2.3: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 31, 61.
• Section 2.4: 1, 3, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23.
• Complete by February 3 in preparation for Quiz #2:
• Section 2.5: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 35, 37, 39, 41, 45, 46, 49, 51, 53.
• Section 2.6: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 29, 31, 35, 37.
• Section 2.7: 1, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 19, 23, 27, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37.
• Complete by February 10 in preparation for Quiz #3:
• Section 2.8: 3, 5, 9, 11, 13, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 37, 39, 43, 45.
• Section 3.1: 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 33, 43, 47, 51, 53, 63, 67.
• Section 3.2: 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 43, 45, 47.
• Complete by February 17 in preparation for Quiz #3:
• Section 3.3: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 21, 23, 29, 31, 33, 37, 49.
• Section 3.4: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 51, 53, 59, 61, 63.
• Complete by February 24 in preparation for Quiz #4:
• Section 3.4: 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41, 43, 45, 47, 49.
• Section 3.5: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 35, 37, 49, 51, 53, 57.
• Complete by March 2 in preparation for Quiz #4:
• Section 3.6: 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 33.
• Section 3.7: 1, 5, 7, 15, 19.
• Section 3.8: 1, 3, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17.
• Complete by March 9 in preparation for Quiz #5:
• Section 3.9: 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 39.
• Section 3.10: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31.
• Complete by March 23 in preparation for Quiz #5:
• Section 4.1: 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41, 43, 47, 49, 51, 53, 55, 59, 61.
• Section 4.3: 1, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41, 43, 45, 47, 49, 51, 67.
• Complete by March 30 in preparation for Quiz #6:
• Section 4.4: 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41, 43, 45, 47, 49, 51, 55, 57, 63.
• Section 4.5: Find the y-intercepts, vertical asymptotes, long-term behaviors, and increase/decrease characteristics of 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19.
• Complete by April 6 in preparation for Quiz #6:
• Section 4.7: 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 15, 19, 21, 33, 35, 37, 39.
• Section 4.8: 3, 7, 9, 11, 13. You do not need to find the approximations requested to the given precision; just practice finding x2 and x3.
• Complete by April 13 in preparation for Quiz #7:
• Section 4.9: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31.
• Section 5.1: 1, 5, 13, 15, 19, 21, 23. You may need a calculator for some of these.
• Complete by April 20 in preparation for Quiz #7:
• Section 5.2: 1, 7, 17, 19, 21, 27, 29, 31 (do not evaluate), 33, 35, 47, 49, 51.
• Section 5.3: 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41, 45, 47, 55, 57, 59.
• Section 5.4: 1, 3, 5, 7, 11, 15, 17, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41, 43, 45, 51, 53, 59, 61.
• Complete by April 23 in preparation for the Final Exam:
• Section 5.5: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41, 43, 45, 47, 49, 51, 53, 55, 57, 59, 61, 63, 65, 67, 69, 71, 73.