Math 1a. Introduction to Calculus. Fall 2005

 
 


Thomas W. Judson, Bret J. Benesh, Robin Gottlieb (fall term), and David Pollack (spring term)

Meeting Time: Fall: Section I, M., W., F., at 9 (with sufficient enrollment); Section II, M., W., F., at 10; Section III, M., W., F., at 11; Section IV, M., W., F., at 12; Section V, Tu., Th., 10-11:30; Section Vl, Tu., Th., 11:30-1. Spring: Section I, M., W., F., at 10; Section II, Tu.Th. 10-11:30 (with sufficient enrollment) and a weekly problem section to be arranged.

Exam Group: 1

Catalog Number: 8434

The development of calculus by Newton and Leibniz ranks among the greatest achievements of the past millennium. This course will help you see why by introducing: how differential calculus treats rates of change; how integral calculus treats accumulation; and how the fundamental theorem of calculus links the two. These ideas will be applied to optimization, graphing, mechanisms, and problems from many other disciplines.



September 27, 2005

 
 

URL: http://www.courses.fas.harvard.edu/~math1a/

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