MA 109 CALCULUS WITH ALGEBRA 2
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  • Course Info Sheet
  • Class Meetings in Harder 201:
    • Tuesday & Thursday 12:40-2
  • Final Exam in Harder 201:
    • Wednesday, May 8, 6-9 PM
  • Instructor: Alice Dean, Professor,
    Mathematics & Computer Science
  • Phone: 580-5286
  • Email
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Course textbook:
Single Variable Calculus
with Early Transcendentals, 7th Ed.,

James Stewart
Brooks/Cole, 2012
DATE TOPICS CLASS SLIDES, HOMEWORK,
& OTHER HANDOUTS
READINGS & EXERCISES
FRIDAY,
5/3/13

 

 

TUESDAY,
4/30/13
  • Information about Final Exam: Wednesday, May 8, 6-9 PM in Harder 201
  • A few last words about FTC and Calculus
  • No new reading or exercises
THURSDAY,
4/25/13
  • Return, go over HW #5
  • More on U-substitution
  • Reading: 5.5
  • 5.5 p. 414: 53-59 odd, 63, 65, 69, 71
TUESDAY,
4/23/13
  • FTC Exercises
  • U-substitution
  • Reading: 5.5
  • 5.5 p. 413: 1-15 odd
THURSDAY,
4/18/13
  • The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, version 1
  • Reading: 5.3
  • 5.3, p. 394: 3, 7, 9, 45
    (see notes on first slide for #45)
TUESDAY,
4/16/13
  • Return, go over Exam #2
  • More on Definite Integrals
  • The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, version 2
  • Reading: 5.2-5.3
  • 5.2, p. 382: 1, 7, 33, 53
  • 5.3, p. 394: 19-31 odd
THURSDAY,
4/11/13
  • The Area Problem and Definite Integrals
TUESDAY,
4/9/13
  • More on Antiderivatives and Indefinite Integrals
  • Reading: 4.9
  • 4.9, p. 348: 5, 21, 25, 27, 59, 61, 63, 65
THURSDAY,
4/4/13
  • EXAM #2
  • No new slides today
  • No new reading
TUESDAY,
4/2/13
  • Return, go over HW #4
  • Review for Exam #2
  • No new reading or exercises
THURSDAY,
3/28/13
  • Information about Exam #2, Thursday, April 4
  • Optimization exercises
  • Antiderivatives and Indefinite Integrals
  • Reading: 4.9
  • 4.9, p. 348: 1, 3, 7-17 odd, 23, 31
TUESDAY,
3/26/13
  • Calculus techniques for optimization problems
  • Reading: 4.7
  • 4.7, p. 331: 1, 7, 8, 11, 12, 19, 23, 32, 37
THURSDAY,
3/21/13
  • Return, go over HW 3
  • More on curve-sketching
  • Reading: Still 4.5
  • No new exercises
TUESDAY,
3/19/13
  • More on curve-sketching
  • Reading: 4.5
  • 4.5, p. 317: 1, 9, 23, 42, 52
THURSDAY,
3/7/13
  • The First Derivative Test
  • Concavity and the Second Derivative
  • Reading: Still 4.3
  • 4.3, p. 297: 1 (look up definition of point of inflection); 9-17 odd, all parts, also sketch the graph of the function in each part.
TUESDAY,
3/5/13
  • Using the derivative to determine where a function is increasing and decreasing
  • Reading: 4.3 (omit 4.2)
  • 4.1, p. 281: 43-61 odd (verify that the Closed Interval method applies, and then use it to do the problem)
  • 4.3, p. 297: #5; also #9-17 odd, parts (a) and (b)
THURSDAY,
2/28/13
  • Return Exam 1
  • More on maximums and minimums
  • Critical numbers
  • Reading: 4.1
  • 4.1, p. 281: 29-37 odd, 49-53 odd
TUESDAY,
2/26/13
  • Maximum and minimum values of a function on a domain
  • Reading: Begin reading 4.1
  • 4.1, p. 280: For the functions in #3-6, find the absolute min and max (if they exist) and say where they occur. Also, do #13-21 as stated.
THURSDAY,
2/21/13
  • EXAM #1
  • No new slides today
  • No new reading
TUESDAY,
2/19/13
  • Return, go over HW #2
  • Review for Exam #1
  • No new reading
THURSDAY,
2/14/13
  • Info about Exam #1, Thursday, 2/21/13
  • Exponential growth
  • Reading: 3.8
  • Exercises: 3.8, p. 242: 1, 3, 5, 9
TUESDAY,
2/12/13
  • Intro to exponential growth
  • Reading: Begin reading 3.8
  • No new exercises
THURSDAY,
2/7/13
  • Return, go over HW #1 and Lab #1
  • More on Related Rates
  • Reading: 3.9
  • Exercises:
    • 3.9, p. 248, 1-3, 11, 18, 24, 35, 46
TUESDAY,
2/5/13
  • Lab 1: Related Rates
  • Reading: 3.9
  • Exercises:
    • 3.9, p. 248, 1-3, 11, 18, 24, 35, 46
THURSDAY,
1/31/13
  • Applied Rates of Change
  • Reading: 3.7
  • Exercises:
    • Slides 3 and 4 from Tuesday, 1/29/13
    • 3.7, p.233: 1, 7, 31
TUESDAY,
1/29/13
  • Derivatives of inverse functions
  • Logarithmic Differentiation
  • Reading: 3.5-3.6
  • Exercises:
    • 3.5, p. 216: 51-57 odd
    • 3.6, p. 223: 9, 11, 17, 23, 39, 41, 47, 49
THURSDAY,
1/24/13
  • Implicit Differentiation
  • Derivatives of inverse functions
    • Inverse Trig Functions
  • Reading: 3.5
  • Exercises:
    • 3.5, p. 215: 1-19 odd, 25, 29, 37, and 39
TUESDAY,
1/22/13
  • General course information
  • Review of ideas from MA 108
  • Overview ofideas from MA 109
  • Implicit Functions
  • Reading: Review MA 108 notes, begin 3.5
  • Exercises:
    • p. 73: 1a-f, 10a-c
    • p. 167: 1-9 odd
    • p. 265: 1-19 odd – either find y’ or explain why we don’t yet have enough rules or formulas to do so; also do 57, 59
    • p. 215: 5-13 odd – try to solve for x and also for y, or say why you cannot