MAT 161 – Calculus I
Fall
2018, MW 11:00-12:50, SAMC 263

Textbook Syllabus Homework
Instructor Grades
Advice for Success
Internet Resourses Exams Tutoring: Buckham 203 

Please turn off your electronic devices during class. This includes your phones! Thank you.

Textbook: Worldwide Differential Calculus, by David B. Massey.  The ebook can be purchased online here Lecture Notes: Calculus I – MAT 161, by Daniel Cunningham, purchase in bookstore.

Table of Contents
Calculus Readiness Problems
Chapter 0 (Pre-calculus Review)
Section 1.1 Average Rates of Change (AROC)
Section 1.2 Prelude to Instantaneous Rates of Change (IROC)
Section 1.3 Limits and Continuity
Section 1.4 IROC and the Derivative                     
Section 1.5 Extrema and the Mean Value Theorem
Section 1.6 Higher Order Derivatives
Section 2.1 Basic Rules for Differentiation–Revisited
Section 2.3 The Chain Rule and Inverse Functions
Section 2.4 Exponential Functions and Derivatives  Graphs of Logarithmic Functions
Section 2.7 Trigonometric Functions   Trig. Table
Section 2.8 Derivatives of the Trigonometric Functions   Formulas
Section 2.9 Derivatives of the Inverse Trigonometric Functions    Formulas
Section 2.10 Implicit Functions and Differentiation
Section 3.1 Related Rates
Section 3.5 Indeterminate Forms and L’Hospital’s Rule
Section 4.2 Anti-derivatives

Internet Resources
  
   Worldwide Calculus Videos
   Worldwide Pre-calculus Videos

Instructor

Professor Daniel Cunningham
Office: A255 Buckham Hall
Office Hours: Th 12-3 and by appointment
Send Email to Me
Telephone: 878-6422 (leave message)

Examinations

There will be two midterms and a final. Written exams will be graded on their content and clarity. Clear and understandable solutions are critical in this course. No electronic devices will be allowed during in-class exams.

  1. Exam 1: Sections 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4. Wed. October 3. In your exam solutions, you must correctly use limit notation (see examples).  Review Problems
  2. Exam 2: Sections 1.5, 1.6, 2.1–2.6. Wed. November 7.  Review Problems   Some Solutions
  3. Final Exam: Sections 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 2.10, 3.1, 3.5, 4.2. Thursday, Dec. 13, 9:40 to 11:30 a.m.  Review on Wed. Dec. 5.
Homework
  1. Exercises 1.1: #1-4, 9, 12, 20, 32, 33, 40a, 40b.
  2. Exercises 1.2: #10, 11, 12.  
  3. Exercises 1.3: #1-3, 12, 45-50.
  4. Exercises 1.4: #1-4, 12, 13, 16, 19, 25-26, 44.
  5. Exercises 1.5: #1-4, 6, 9, 13, 28, 29, 45. Note: For #28, R(p)=pD(p). 
  6. Exercises 1.6: #6-8, 20-23, 32(a)-(c).
  7. Exercises 2.1: #1, 2, 19, 20, 32, 33, 37, 46. 
  8. Exercises 2.2: #1, 2, 7, 22, 23, 29, 30. 
  9. Exercises 2.3: #1, 2, 4, 6, 13, 15, 19, 31-33. 
  10. Exercises 2.4: #1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 25. 
  11. Exercises 2.5: #1-7, 13, 15, 21, 37, 39. 
  12. Exercises 2.6: #1-5, 7, 16, 39a. 
  13. Exercises 2.7: #1, 2, 4, 5, 14, 19. 
  14. Exercises 2.8: #5, 7, 8, 11, 16, 18. 
  15. Exercises 2.9: #1, 3-9, 27. 
  16. Exercises 2.10: #1, 3, 6-9, 11, 12. 
  17. Exercises 3.1: #2, 4, 7, 9, 10, 19, 39. 
  18. Exercises 3.5: #2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 15.   
  19. Exercises 4.2: #1-5, 22-25. 
Homework Quiz Schedule
  1. Quiz 1 on Exercises 1.1: Wed. Sept. 5.
  2. Quiz 2 on Exercises 1.2: Wed. Sept. 12.
  3. Quiz 3 on Exercises 1.3: Wed. Sept. 19.
  4. Quiz 4 on Exercises 1.4: Wed. Sept. 26.
  5. Quiz 5 on Exercises 1.5: Mon. Oct. 15.
  6. Quiz 6 on Exercises 1.6, 2.1: Wed. Oct. 17.
  7. Quiz 7 on Exercises 2.2, 2.3: Wed. Oct. 24.
  8. Quiz 8 on Exercises 2.4, 2.5, & 2.6: Wed. Oct. 31.
  9. Quiz 9 on Exercises 2.7 & 2.8: Wed. Nov. 14.
  10. Quiz 10 on Exercises 2.9, 2.10, 3.1Mon. Nov. 19.
  11. Quiz 11 on Exercises 3.5, & 4.2: Mon. Dec. 3.
Advice for Success

Former students who have done well in this course recommend the following advice:
Grades

A link to your exam grades, listed under your Secret ID, is available here.