Fall 2012

Course Information | |
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Name: | Calculus 121 |

Time: | MWF 12:00 - 12:50pm |

Place: | Jones 204 |

Instructor: | Victor H. Moll,
vhm@tulane.edu 404 Gibson Hall, 862-3442 |

Office hours: | Mon, Wed, Fri 9-10 am or by appointment |

Teaching assistants: | Section 8: M. Sun,
msun@tulane.edu
Office: 416-K Gibson Hall Herbert 210 |

| Section 9: K. Zhang,
kzhang3@tulane.edu
305-A Gibson Hall Herbert 210 |

| Section 10: K. Zhang,
kzhang3@tulane.edu
305-A Gibson Hall Herbert 210 |

| Section 11: M. Sun,
msun@tulane.edu
305-4 Gibson Hall RB 101 |

Text: | Calculus, Early Transcendentals
by James Stewart |

- Section 1.1 Four ways to represent a function Problems 19, 21, 26, 31, 54, 57
- Section 1.2 Mathematical models: a catalog of essential functions Problems 8, 9, 13, 16
- Section 1.3 New functions from old functions Problems 17, 37, 39, 48, 54, 59, 61
- Section 1.5 Exponential functions Problems 1, 14, 15, 19, 26, 29
- Section 1.6 Inverse functions and logarithms Problems 1, 20, 21, 26, 31, 52, 71
- Section 2.2 The limit of a function Problems 2, 4,6,9,12
- Section 2.3 Calculating limits using the limit laws Problems 3,6,13,16,22,26,27,29,33,34,35,37,38,45,46,56,60,61,62
- Section 2.5 Continuity Problems 5, 16, 18, 20, 31, 34, 35, 38, 42, 62
- Section 3.1 Derivatives of polynomials and exponential functions Problems 5, 8, 12, 21, 27, 30, 50, 53, 54
- Section 3.2 The product and quotient rule Problems 3, 7, 15, 27, 29, 35, 41, 52
- Section 3.3 Derivatives of Trigonometric functions Problems 5, 11, 13, 19, 32, 40, 49
- Section 3.4 Chain rule Problems 4, 9, 15, 49, 63, 71, 78, 84, 91
- Section 3.5 Implicit differentiation Problems 6, 9, 23, 28, 29, 31, 32, 33, 41, 42, 46, 49, 59, 65
- Section 3.6 Derivatives of logarithmic functions Problems 3, 10, 16, 23, 31, 32, 45, 48
- Section 4.1 Maximum and minimun values Problems 6, 22, 32, 34, 51, 55, 61, 69, 74
- Section 4.2 The mean value theorem Problems 3, 14, 15, 17, 20, 23, 27, 29, 32
- Section 4.3 How derivatives affect the shape of a graph Problems 9, 20,21,22,34,69
- Section 4.7 Optimization problems Problems 2, 9, 12, 17, 19, 27, 31, 33, 46, 51
- Section 4.4 Indeterminate forms Problems 7, 12, 15, 21, 25, 30, 49, 56, 61, 64, 77, 78, 80
- Section 5.1 Areas and distances Problems 4, 11, 14, 26
- Section 5.2 The definite integral Problems 2, 24, 26, 28, 50, 53, 71
- Section 5.3 The fundamental theorem of Calculus Problems 3, 7, 13, 29, 41, 53, 72, 74, 76
- Section 5.4 Indefinite integrals Problems 5,9,13,14,26,32,41,44,57
- Section 5.5 The substitution rule Problems 2,6,9,14,17,25,30,42,45,60,69

It covers the first 5 chapters of the book.

Homework will not be graded, but the quizzes will be very similar to the assigned problems.

Send me an email with any question about the class.

Scale:

Test 2: October 26

Scale:

Test 3: November 30

Old finals

Final Exam: December 7 at 8AM (This is a common final)

Each test 15%, quizzes 15% and Final 40%