Syllabus MTH 141 Spring 2005

The section numbers under the heading Concepts and Contexts are the sections from that book that will be introduced that week. Your class may be slightly behind or ahead at any given time. You are to assume automatically that you should begin working the Core Exercises that corresponding to the sections as soon as your instructor introduces them in class. Also begin reading and working each assignment from the text CalcLabs with Maple during the week in which it is listed. Make sure you attend the class regularly to keep pace with the course.

Week of

Events

Concepts and Contexts

CalcLabs with Maple

Week

Jan 17

First class Jan 18

1.1, 1.2, 1.3

 

1

Jan 24

 

1.4, 1,5, 1.6

Assignment I

2

Jan 31

 

1.7, 2.1, 2.2

Assignment II

3

Feb 7

 

2.3, 2.4, 2.5

Assignment III

4

Feb 14

Exam 1 Thurs Feb 17

Covers sections 1.1 through 2.5

2.6, 2.7, 2.8

 

5

Feb 21

No class Mon Feb 21,

Monday classes meet on Tues Feb 22

2.9, 2.10

 

6

Feb 28

 

3.1, 3.2, 3.3

Assignment IV

7

Mar 7

 

3.4, 3.5, 3.6

Assignment V

8

Mar 14

Spring Break

 

 

 

Mar 21

Last day to drop Mar 25

3.7, 8.8, 4.1

 

9

Mar 28

Exam 2 Thurs Mar 31

Covers sections 2.6 through 3.8

4.2

Assignment VI

10

Apr 4

 

4.3, 4.4, 4.5

Assignment VII

11

Apr 11

 

4.6, 4.8

 

12

Apr 18

 

4.9, 5.1

Assignment VIII

13

Apr 25

 

5.2, 5.3

 

14

May 2

Exam 3 Thurs May 5

Covers sections 4.1 through 5.3

5.4

 

15

May 9

Classes end May 10

 

 

 

May 16

Final date and time to be announced

 

 

 

 


Core Exercises MTH 141 Spring 2005

Below is a list of Core pencil and paper exercises from the textbook, Concepts and Contexts.

 

Sections

Core Exercises

1.1    Representing Functions

1, 2, 9, 13, 17, 19-21, 23, 28, 33, 34, 47

1.2    Math. Models

1-4, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14

1.3 New functions from old

2, 3, 5, 10, 15, 29, 35, 37, 41, 49

1.4 Calculators/Computers

1, 7, 11, 17, 21, 27

1.5 Exponential functions

5,9,13,15,17,21,27

1.6 Inv. functions and logs

3, 5, 6, 10, 32, 33, 36, 38

1.7 Parametric curves

5, 7, 8, 10, 15-17, 20,21, 23

2.1 Tangent and Velocity

1-3, 5, 6, 8, 9

2.2 Limits

3-5, 7, 11, 12, 16, 17, 19, 20

2.3 Calculating limits

1, 3, 4, 9, 10, 16, 19, 25, 26, 29, 30, 33, 34

2.4 Continuity

1, 3-6, 13, 14, 17-19, 25, 26, 31, 33

2.5 Limits with infinity

2-6, 13-16, 19, 20, 24, 25, 27, 30, 36, 37, 42, 43

2.6 Rates of change

3, 5, 6, 13-16, 18, 20, 21, 23

2.7 Derivatives

1-5, 11, 13, 15, 19, 21, 25, 28, 29, 31

2.8 Derivative as a function

1-5, 7, 12, 19, 20, 21, 25, 27, 29, 31, 32, 35, 37, 42

2.9 Linear approximation

1-9 odd, 12, 14

2.10 What f' says about f

1-3, 5-7, 9-15, 17, 21, 23

3.1 Der. of poly. and exp. functions 

5, 9, 12, 14, 17, 19, 31, 34, 37, 38, 46, 49, 53, 55, 59, 60

3.2 Product and Quotient rules

2, 3, 6, 9, 11, 14, 16, 19, 27, 29, 31, 37

3.3 Rates of change applications

1, 3, 4, 13

3.4 Der. of trig functions

1, 3, 7, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 18, 25, 30, 31, 33

3.5 Chain rule

3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 16, 19, 40, 50, 67

3.6 Implicit differentiation

3, 7, 11, 13, 15, 25, 27, 28, 31

3.7 Der. of log functions

3, 5, 8, 11, 14, 17, 33, 34, 35, 38

3.8 Differentials

1, 3, 5, 15-18

4.1 Related rates

1-3, 5, 7, 9, 13, 16, 22, 25

4.2 Max. and min. values

5-8, 11, 14, 23-27, 31, 33, 35-37, 39, 43

4.3 Derivatives and curve shapes

5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16-18, 23, 24, 40, 41

4.4 Graphing

1, 6, 9, 12, 21

4.5 Indeterminate forms

5-9, 11, 14, 17, 23, 31, 34

4.6 Optimization 

3-5, 9, 10, 12-16, 26

4.8 Newton's method

4, 5, 6

4.9 Antiderivatives

1-5, 7-9, 13, 15, 17, 28-30, 35, 36

5.1 Area and distance

1, 3, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 15, 17

5.2 The definite integral

1, 3, 5, 7, 11, 17, 29, 31, 32, 33, 37, 41, 43, 46, 47

5.3 Evaluating definite integrals

3, 9, 11, 17, 19, 21, 29, 31, 33, 35, 39, 41, 45, 47, 49, 53

5.4 Fundamental Thm. of Calculus

3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11, 15, 17, 19, 22, 25


 Below is a list of Core Maple exercises from the textbook, CalcLabs with Maple.

Readings in CalcLabs with Maple

Core Maple Exercises

I.  Maple as a calculator, basic commands, pp. 1-9

p. 10: 1, 3, 6, 8

II. Expressions and functions, pp. 13-18

p. 31: 1-4, 9, 10

III. Solving Equations, pp. 18-23

p. 31: 14, 15(a, c)

IV. Differentiation pp. 40-42

p. 48: 1, 3, 4, 6, 8

V. Implicit Differentiation pp. 42-25

p. 52: 17, 18

VI. Applications of Differentiation  pp. 57-61, 63-66

p. 70: 2, 7, 8(c, d, e), 15

VII. Newton's Method pp. 49-50

p. 49: 11

VIII.  Integration pp. 77-78, middle of 81-middle of 82

p. 90: 1-4