Math 141

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Week 5: October 15-19

Section Covered: 3.8.

Exam 1: Tuesday, covering material up through Section 3.7.

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Course Material

Homework

Homework is assigned weekly. All problems are taken from our textbook, Thomas’ Calculus, 12th edition, by Weir, Maurice, et al. Homework will not be collected, but quiz and exam problems will be based on these assigned problems. It is important to work through enough of the assigned problems until you feel comfortable with all of the material.

Homework 1

  • Section 2.1: 1, 5, 7, 11, 15

  • Section 2.2: 1, 3, 5, 11, 15, 21, 23, 27, 31, 37, 39, 53, 57, 61, 63, 73

Homework 2

  • Section 2.4: 1, 3, 7, 15, 19

  • Section 2.5: 1, 3, 5, 7, 13, 17, 19, 29, 37, 41, 51

  • Section 2.6: 1, 5, 7, 11-25 (odds), 33, 37, 43, 53, 71

  • Section 3.1: 1-21 (odds), 27, 29

Homework 3

  • Section 3.2: 1, 3, 7, 9, 13, 17, 19, 23, 27, 29, 31, 35, 53
  • Section 3.3: 1-11 (odds), 17-29 (odds), 33, 41, 45, 49, 63

  • Section 3.4: 1, 3, 7, 9, 13, 15, 21, 23

Homework 4

  • Section 3.5: 1, 3, 7, 9, 13, 17, 19, 23, 55, 59

  • Section 3.6: 1-17 (odds), 27, 31, 39, 45, 49, 59, 71, 79, 85

  • Section 3.7: 1, 3, 7, 9, 19, 21, 29a, 33a, 41

Homework 5

  • Section 3.8: 1, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 19, 23, 25, 27, 33, 39

Tested in Quiz 4

Homework 6

  • Section 3.8: 1, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 19, 23, 25, 27, 33, 39

  • Section 3.9: 1-9 (odds), 17, 23, 29, 35, 39, 41, 43, 45, 49

Homework 7

  • Section 4.1: 1-9 (odds), 21-29 (odds), 37, 41-53 (odds), 69

  • Section 4.2: 7, 9, 11, 19, 49, 53

Homework 8

  • Section 4.3: 1, 3, 7, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 31, 35, 41ab, 45ab

  • Section 4.4: 1, 3, 5, 9, 11, 15, 19, 21, 25, 27, 31, 39, 41, 49, 53, 71, 75, 83, 91, 93, 97, 101

Homework 9

  • Section 4.5: 1, 5, 7, 9, 15, 23, 29, 31, 39, 59

  • Section 4.7: 1-13 (odds), 17-37 (odds), 49, 55, 59, 61, 67, 69, 75, 83, 97

  • Section 5.1: 1, 5, 9, 15, 19

  • Section 5.2: 1, 3, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 25, 33, 41, 43

Homework 10

  • Section 5.3: 9, 11, 15, 17, 19, 51

  • Section 5.4: 1-9 (odds), 17, 19, 33, 35, 41, 43, 61

  • Section 5.5: 1-7 (odds), 11, 17-29 (odds), 37, 39, 47, 55, 59

  • Section 5.6: 1-9 (odds), 15, 25, 29, 31, 33, 37, 41, 43, 45, 55

Quizzes

There are weekly in-class quizzes, consisting of a few problems on topics covered that week. At the end of the quarter, your lowest quiz score is dropped and the average of your remaining scores is worth 25% of your Overall Score.

Quiz 1

  • Covering Sections 2.1 and 2.2.

Quiz 1 Solutions

Quiz 2

  • Covering Sections 2.4-2.6 and 3.1.

Quiz 2 Solutions

Quiz 3

  • Covering Sections 3.2-3.4.

Quiz 3 Solutions

Quiz 4

  • Covering Section 3.8.

Tuesday, October 23

Quiz 5

  • Covering Sections 3.8 and 3.9.

Quiz 6

  • Covering Sections 4.3 and 4.4.

Quiz 7

  • Covering Sections 4.5, 4.7, 5.1, and 5.2.

Exams

There are two in-class midterm exams and a cumulative final exam. Each midterm exam is worth either 15% or 20% of your Overall Score, depending on whether that exam score is lower or higher than your final exam score, respectively. Your final exam is worth either 35%, 40%, or 45%, depending on whether your final exam score is higher than neither, one, or both midterm exams.

Accommodations

If you have a disability for which you are or may be requesting an accommodation, you are encouraged to contact me as well as the Disability Resource Center (Building 124, Room 119; Tel: (805) 756-1395), as early as possible in the term.

Exam 1

  • Covering Chapter 2 (except Section 2.3) and Sections 3.1-3.7.

Study Guide
Study Guide Solutions
Exam 1 Solutions

Exam 2

  • Covering Sections 3.8, 3.9, 4.1-4.5, and 4.7.

Friday, November 9

Final Exam

  • Covering all the material we saw over the quarter. (A more detailed list will be provided closer to the exam date.)
1:10-4pm on Monday, December 10

Calendar

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