Math 142

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Finals Week

Final Exam: 10:10am-1pm on Monday, in our usual room.

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Office Hours

May 28th, 2018|0 Comments

I will have adjusted office hours for the last few weeks of the quarter. They are detailed below. Week 9 Wednesday: 9:10-10am Thursday: 1:10-2pm Friday: 9:10-11am Week 10 Tuesday: 11:10am-12pm Thursday: 1:10-2pm Friday: 11:10am-12pm, 1:10-2pm [...]

Welcome to Math 142! [Updated]

April 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Welcome to our course website for Math 142 (Section 4, Spring 2018). Everything relevant to the course is available here. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with the site. You'll find sections for [...]

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

  • Chapter 3 Review (pg. 175): 2, 8, 10, 17, 19

  • Chapter 3 Practice (pg. 176): 1-47 (odds)

  • Section 5.5: 1, 3, 5, 7, 19, 25, 31, 39, 47, 51

  • Section 5.6: 1, 3, 5, 11, 15, 21, 25, 29, 33, 37, 41, 45, 51, 53, 61

Homework 2

  • Section 6.1: 5, 15, 17, 19, 23, 27, 33, 45, 47

  • Section 6.2: 1, 3, 7, 9, 15, 17, 23, 27, 29, 33, 39

  • Section 6.3: 1, 3, 5, 23

Homework 3

  • Section 6.4: 13, 17, 19

  • Section 6.5: 7-19 (odds)

  • Section 6.6: 1, 3, 11

Homework 4

  • Section 7.1: 1, 3, 11, 13, 19, 21, 25, 29, 31, 35, 41, 43

  • Section 7.2: 1, 3, 5, 9, 15, 23, 29, 37, 39, 43, 55, 57, 67, 71, 75, 77

Homework 5

  • Section 7.3: 1, 3, 5, 9, 15, 21, 25, 29, 33, 37, 41, 55, 57, 61, 67, 77, 79, 83, 87, 97, 105, 111, 117, 119, 125, 127

  • Section 7.5: 1, 3, 7, 13, 19, 23, 31, 37, 39, 45, 51, 53, 59, 73, 75, 77

Homework 6

  • Section 7.4: 1, 5, 9, 11, 17, 23, 25, 29, 33, 39, 41, 43

  • Section 7.6: 3, 5, 9, 11, 21, 33, 41-57 (odds), 65, 67, 71, 75, 81, 91, 93

  • Section 9.3: 13, 15

Homework 7

  • Section 8.1: 1-11 (odds), 21, 23, 29, 33, 35, 37, 43, 51a, 53, 67

Homework 8

  • Section 8.2: 1-19 (odds), 33-41 (odds), 45, 47

Homework 9

  • Section 8.3: 1-17 (odds), 21, 23, 25, 29, 31, 33, 57

Homework 10

  • Section 8.4: 1, 3, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 21, 29, 33, 55

  • Section 8.6: 1-9 (odds, only parts (a) and (b)), 11, 13, 23, 35

  • Section 8.7: 1-13 (odds), 21, 25, 27

Tested in the Final Exam

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 5.5 and 5.6.

Solutions

Quiz 2

  • Covering Sections 6.1-6.3.

Solutions

Quiz 3

  • Covering Sections 7.1 and 7.2.

Solutions

Quiz 4

  • Covering Sections 7.3 and 7.5.

Solutions

Quiz 5

  • Covering Sections 7.4, 7.6, and 9.3.

Solutions

Quiz 6

  • Covering Section 8.2.

Solutions

Quiz 7

  • Covering Section 8.3.

Solutions

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 material from Section 5.5, 5.6, and 6.1-6.6.

Study Guide
Study Guide Solutions
Solutions

Exam 2

  • Covering material from Sections 7.1-7.6, 8.1, 9.3, and 9.4.

Study Guide
Study Guide Solutions
Solutions

Final Exam

  • Covering everything we learned this quarter. The exam will be roughly twice as long as a midterm exam, and will break down as follows:

    • Exam 1 material: 1/4 of exam
    • Exam 2 material: 1/4 of exam
    • New material: 1/2 exam
Practice Problems List (All Topics)
Study Guide (New Material)
Study Guide (New Material) Solutions
Solutions updated at 5pm on June 8, correcting a mistake in the solution for Exercise 5b.
10:10am-1pm on Monday, June 11

Calendar

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