



Department of
Mathematics Kingston, Rhode
Island 028810816 Phone: 401.874.2709, Fax: 401.874.4454






MTH 131 Applied Calculus I
Spring 2004
 Text: HughesHallett, et. al., 2nd edition, Applied Calculus.
 Calculators: A graphing calculator is required.
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Exam III: Thursday, Apr 29, 6  7:30 pm.
Location for each section
is as follows:
Sections 3,5,6 (Libis, Croasdale) Chafee 277;
Sections
1,2,4,7 (Dobrushkin, Gibbons,
Kaskosz) White 113.
Final Exam: Monday, May 10, 36 pm, BISC AUD.





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Practice Test 1
Practice Test 2
Practice Test 3
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Description of the Course
MTH 131 is a
calculus course primarily intended for students in life or social
sciences, such as biology, pharmacy, and economics. Much emphasis will be placed
on the practical interpretation of calculus in numerical, graphical, and
algebraic terms. The main topics of the course are functions, differentiation,
integration and applications.
Exams and Evaluation
There will be three exams given in the evenings on the following
Thursdays: February 12, March 25, April 29, 67:30 pm.
Students in all sections will take these exams. The final exam will be
scheduled at a common time for all sections. The time and the
location will be announced in class and posted on this page.
Your grade will be
based upon a possible total of 600 points, as follows:
 Three common tests at 100 points each  300 points,
 Final exam  200 points,
 Quizzes and work assigned by your instructor  100 points.




