Calendar for Math 1a, Fall 2004: MWF Sections

Date: September 11, 2004

Week Date Day Section Topics Homework Problems
1 9/21 T   Introductory Meeting, Hall D, 8:30AM Handout
2 9/27 M 2.1 Welcome, The Tangent and Velocity Problems 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9
9/29 W 2.2 The Limit of a Function 2, 4, 8, 10, 14, 18, 20, 22
10/1 F 2.3 Calculating Limits using the Limit Laws 2, 4, 8, 12, 18, 32, 34, 36
Precalculus Quiz I, Hall C, 3:00-4:00pm
3 10/4 M 2.4 Continuity: up to Intermediate Value Theorem 1, 4, 6, 8, 12, 16, 28
10/6 W 2.4 Continuity: Intermediate Value Theorem 32, 40
2.5 Infinite Limits 1(a)(b), 4(c)(d)(e), 10, 14
10/7 F 2.5 Limits at Infinity 1(c)(d), 4(a)(b)(f), 8, 12, 22, 23, 27, 30, 32, 36
Precalculus Quiz II, Hall C, 3:00-4:00pm
4 10/11 M Columbus Day: No Class
10/13 W 2.6 Tangents, Velocities, and other Rates of Change 1, 2, 3, 14, 19, 24, 26
2.7 Derivatives 1, 14, 22, 34, 36
10/15 F 2.8 The Derivative as a Function 1, 3, 4, 10, 24, 28, 30, 38, 46, 48
5 10/18 M 2.10 What does f' say about f? 2, 5, 8, 10, 12, 16, 24, 26, 27, 28
10/20 W 3.1 Derivatives of Polynomials and Exponentials 1, 2, 6, 19, 20, 38, 50, 64
10/22 F 3.2 The Product and Quotient Rule 1, 2, 6, 18, 31, 34, 38, 42
Midterm I goes up to Section 3.2
6 10/25 M 3.3 Rates of Change in the Natural and Social Sciences 1, 14, 20, 24, 28 (due 10/29)
10/27 W 3.4 Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions 6, 18, 30, 38
Midterm I: 7-9pm in Hall C
10/29 F 3.5 The Chain Rule: up to (not inc.) parametric curves 2, 4, 14, 26, 32, 42, 52, 54, 56
7 11/1 M 3.5 The Chain Rule: parametric curves 66, 68
3.6 Implicit Differentiation: up to (not inc.) orthogonal trajectories 1, 2, 6, 14, 18, 20, 22(b)
11/3 W 3.6 Implicit Differentiation: orthogonal trajectories, inverse functions 26, 36, 40, 42, 52, 54
11/5 F 3.7 Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions 4, 6, 12, 18, 20, 28, 32, 34
8 11/8 M 3.8 Linear Approximations and Differentials 1, 6, 7, 10, 14, 18, 20, 22
11/10 W 4.1 Related Rates 2, 6, 12, 18, 20, 28, 32, 34
11/12 F 4.2 Maximum and Minimum Values 2, 4, 6, 8, 12, 40, 48, 56
9 11/15 M 4.3 Derivatives and the Shape of Curves: Mean Value Theorem 1, 43, 44, 46, 48
11/17 W 4.3 Derivatives and the Shape of Curves: Graphing 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 14, 18, 38
11/19 F 4.4 Graphing with Calculus and Calculators 4, 8, 10, 22, 24, 25, 32
10 11/22 M 4.5 Indeterminate Forms and L'Hopital's Rule 1, 4, 8, 12, 28, 33, 34, 50, 58
11/24 W   Flex Day
11/26 F No Class: Thanksgiving Break
11 11/29 M 4.6 Optimization Problems 6, 8, 18, 20, 25, 38, 42, 44
Midterm II covers 3.3--4.6
12/1 W 4.7 Applications to Economics 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 15, 16, 18
12/3 F 4.8 Newton's Method 1, 2, 6, 10, 22, 28, 30
12 12/6 M 4.9 Antiderivatives 24, 26, 30, 36 (due 12/10)
12/8 W 5.1 Areas and Distances: up to sigma notation 2, 4, 6, 8
Midterm II: 7-9pm in Hall C
12/10 F 5.1 Areas and Distances: sigma notation, the distance problem 12, 18
5.2 The Definite Integral: up to midpoint rule 2, 6(a)(b), 16, 36, 49
13 12/13 M 5.2 The Definite Integral: midpoint rule, properties 6(c), 10, 40, 46, 47
12/15 W 5.3 Evaluating Definite Integrals 2, 8, 12, 16, 26, 48, 56, 64
12/17 F 5.4 The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus 2, 6, 14, 18, 19, 20, 24, 26
14 12/20 M 5.5 Integration by Substitution 4, 6, 16, 32, 44, 50, 57, 65 (not collected)