MTH 141 FALL 2008 CALENDAR AND SYLLABUS

COURSE CALENDAR

Week of

Events

Text

Sept 1

1st class 9/5

1.1, 1.2, 1.3

Sept 8

 

1.4, 1.5, 1.6

Sept 15

 

1.7, 1.8, 2.1

Sept 22

Exam 1: 9/25, 6-7:15

Covers Chapt. 1 and Sec. 2.1

2.2, 2.3

Sept 29

 

2.4, 2.5, 2.6

Oct 6

 

3.1, 3.2, 33

Oct 13

No class 10/13

3.4, 3.5

Oct 20

Exam 2: 10/23, 6-7:15

Covers Sec. 2 and 3.1 through 3.5

3.6, 3.7

Week of

Events

Text

Oct 27

Drop date 10/29

3.9, 3.10, 4.1

Nov 3

Election day, no class 11/4

4.3, 4.5, 4.6,

Nov 10

No class 11/11, Tuesday class meets on Wednesday

4.7, 5.1, 5.2

Nov 17

Exam 3: 11/20, 6-7:15

Covers 3.6 through 5.2

5.3, 5.4

Nov 24

Thanksgiving break 11/27-11/30

6.1, 6.2

Dec 1

 

6.4, 6.3

Dec 8

Last class 12/9

Review

TBA

Final Exam

Comprehensive, Emphasis on 5.3 through 6.3

 

 

PROBLEMS FOR TEXTBOOK SECTIONS

Text Section

Problems

1.1 Functions

1,5,7,12,17,19,21,27,31

1.2 Exponentials

1,3,14,17,18,21,23,24,31,33

1.3 New functions from old

1,4,9-11,15,24-29,43-46

1.4 Log functions

5-13,19,29,33,37,41

1.5 Trig functions

14,15,19,23-25,29,31.38

1.6 Polynomial, rational functions

3-5,7,9,14,28,29

1.7 Continuity

1-6,11,14,17-20

1.8 Limits

1-3,11,13,19-21,30-34,39

2.1 Measuring speed

1-3,15,17,18,

2.2 Derivative at a point

1,3,7,9,10-12,27,33,35,37,39

2.3 The derivative function f '(x)

1,3,5,11,13,17,19,25,29,33

2.4 Interpreting the derivative

1,2,3,8,15

2.5 f ''(x)

2,3,7-12,19,21,23

2.6 Differentiability

1-6

3.1 Powers and polynomials

4-35 odd, 45-50

3.2 Exponentials

1,3,6,8,10,16,17,20,23

3.3 Product and quotient rules

2,4,5,7,9-12,16,18-20,30,31,40,44,45

3.4 Chain rule

1-21 odd, 26,32,37,45,53-55,57,63-64

Text Section

Problems

3.5 Trig functions

3-13 odd, 22,26,28,41,50

3.6 Inverse functions

1-15 odd, 21,23,25,31,32,35,36,46,51

3.7 Implicit differentiation

1-13 odd, 21,23,28

3.9 Linear approximation

1,2,3,5,6,10,11,12,19

3.10 Mean Value Theorem

1,3,4,6,7,10

4.1 Using f '(x) and f ''(x)

4-7,19-21,27,35,43

4.3 Optimization

4-10,13,16,18,19,20,24,28

4.5 Modeling

11-13,16,17,20,24

4.6 Related rates

2,5,15,19,23,24

4.7 L'Hospital's Rule

1,3,5,7,17,18,27,31,32

5.1 Measuring distance

1,2,6,8,11,12,19,20,23

5.2 Definite integral

1-3,7,12-14,17,18,27,29

5.3 Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

5,6,9,10,13,16,24,25,29

5.4 Theorems about the integral

2,3,4-8,13-16,21,23,24

6.1 Antiderivatives

1-6,8,11,12,15,16,17

6.2 More antiderivatives

1-8,22-28,33-37,41-48, 60-63,65,66,72,73

6.4 Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

13,15,16,19,24

6.3 Differential equations

1-2,6-8,11,17,20

 

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