Math 1210: Introductory Calculus 1

Instructors:

M. Mastnak (MN 124)
M. McCurdy (MN 119)

Midterm:

October 24, 7-9pm (Outside regular class time!)

Final Examination:

to be schedulled by the Registrar during the exam period.

Office Hours:

TR 10-12, W 10-11:30 (M. Mastnak); F 9:30-11:30, 2:30-4:30 (M. McCurdy)

Downloads:

Homework and Recitations:

Week of Lecture Topics (Text Sections) Suggested Homework
(for this week's recitation)
Recitations
September 4 Introduction
Functions
Placement Test Study Guide
(available on Brightspace)
Chapter 1
Lecture:
functions, graphs,
Equations of Lines
September 11 The Idea of Limits (2.1)
Definitions of Limits (2.2, 2.7)
Techniques for Computing Limits (2.3)
Equations of lines
Graphs of basic functions
1.1  #25-35, 55, 59, 61
1.2  #7, 9, 11, 13 , 19, 23, 25, 27, 35, 45-53
1.3  #11, 21-27, 70-78
1.4  #15-28, 67-81.
Solutions - Quiz 1: AB CD EF GH I
Solutions - Worksheet 1: AB CD EF GH I
September 18 Techniques for Computing Limits (2.3)
Infinite Limits (2.4)
Limits at Infinity (2.5)
Precise Definitions of Limits (2.7)
2.1  7, 9, 21
2.2  1-9, 21, 23, 25, 29, 31
2.3  11-31, 37-51, 61-69, 77, 79
2.7  5
Solutions - Quiz 2: AB CD EF G H I
Solutions - Worksheet 2: AB CD EF G H I
September 25 Continuity (2.6)
Introducing the Derivative (3.1)
Working with Derivatives (3.2)
Rules of Differentiation (3.3, 3.4, 3.5)
2.3  #55, 57, 69, 81, 89
2.4  #15-37, 43, 44, 46, 52
2.5  #7-33, 41-49, 53-61, 67, 69, 83
Solutions - Quiz 3: AB CD EF GH I
Solutions - Worksheet 3: AB CD EF GH I
October 2 Derivatives as Rates of Change (3.6)
The Chain Rule (3.7)
Implicit Differentiation (3.8)
Derivatives of Logarithmic and Exponential Functions (3.9)
Derivatives of Inverse Trigonometric Functions (3.10)
Related Rates (3.11)
2.6  #9, 11, 17, 27-33, 39, 59, 63, 71, 75, 85, 97
3.1  #5, 15-25, 57, 59
3.2  #15
3.3  #35a, 37a, 45, 48, 61, 62
3.4  #19-27, 33a, 35a, 43-49, 67-79, 75-79
3.5  #17-27, 33-47, 57-61, 63, 65, 81-83
Solutions - Quiz 4: AB G
Solutions - Worksheet 4: AB G
October 2 Related Rates (3.11)
Maxima and Minima (4.1)
What Derivatives Tell Us (4.2)
3.7  #6, 19-33, 37, 45-55, 57-67, 81
3.8  #5-35, 47, 49, 59
3.9  #3, 9-29, 35-59, 63-67, 77, 81
3.10  #13-33, 37, 39, 43-51, 63
Solutions - Quiz 5: AB CD EF
Solutions - Worksheet 5: AB CD EF
October 9 What Derivatives Tell Us (4.2)
Graphing Functions (4.3)
3.11 #5, 7, 9, 15, 17, 21, 29, 35, 45, 51
4.1  #11-21, 37-49, 59-67
4.2  #11-37, 41-47, 87
Solutions - Quiz 6:
Solutions - Worksheet 6:
October 24, 7-9pm, Midterm - on materials covered in class up to and including October 17 (2.1-4.2) In addition to suggested homework above
you should also study quizzes,
worksheets, and your class notes.
Solutions - Midterm
October 23 Otimization Problems (4.4)
Linear Approximation and Differentials (4.6)
4.2   #57-81
4.3   #9-19, 21-35

Last updated October 19, 2017