Math 131/03 - Calculus I – Daily Plan (Fall, 2017)

This is a tentative daily plan for the course and will be updated weekly.

 

Hour Exams – All are on Friday

September 15, October 6, October 27, and November 18
 

Date

Topic/Section

Assignment

Aug 23 

The Tangent and Velocity Problems/(2.1)

Notes

Homework 1 –

Online: due Aug 28

Page 82: 1, 2, 3, 6

 

Turn in: - due Aug 25

Page 82: 8

Solutions

Aug 24

Review:

Difference Quotient

Factoring

End behavior of a polynomial

 

Aug 25

The Tangent and Velocity Problems/(2.1)

 

The Limit of a Function/(2.2)

 

Notes

Homework 2 –

Online: due Sept 2

Page 92: 4, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15,

19, 22, 33, 35

 

Turn in –

due Aug 29

Page 92: 22, 26

Solutions

Due Aug 31

Page 92: 12, 18, 20

Solutions

 

 

 

Aug 28

The Limit of a Function/(2.2)

 

Notes

 

Aug 29

Last Day

To Drop

A Class

The Limit of a Function/(2.2)

 

Notes

 

Calculating Limits Using the Limit Laws/(2.3)

 

Notes

Homework 3

Online: due Sept 4

Page 102: 1, 2, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11,

17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 26, 27,

31, 42, 49, 50

 

Turn in –

Due Sept 1

Page 102: 12, 18

Solutions

Due Sept 4

Page 102: 22, 26, 30, 32, 50

Solutions

Aug 30

Quiz 1 on Section 2.1 – bring your calculator

Solutions

 

Calculating Limits Using the Limit Laws/(2.3)

 

 

 

Aug 31

Review

Factoring, absolute value function

Problems in 2.2 and 2.3

 

 

Sept 1

 

 

Continuity/(2.5) 

Notes

 

Homework 4

Online: due Sept 14

Page 124:

2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 23, 33,

36, 41, 43, 53

 

Turn in –

Due Sept 6

Page 124: 6, 20, 22, 24

Solutions

 

Due Sept 14

Page 124: 42, 54

Solutions

 

 

 

 Sept 4

Quiz 2 on Section 2.2

Solutions

 

Continuity/(2.5) 

Notes

 

 

 

Sept 5

Limits at Infinity: Horizontal Asymptotes/(2.6) 

 

Notes

 

Homework 5

Online: due Sept 14

Page 137:

3, 7, 13, 19, 22, 25, 27, 31,

32, 35, 37, 39, 41, 49

 

Turn in –

Due Sept 14

Page 137: 20, 24

Solutions

 

Due Sept 15 

Page 137: 36, 40, 42, 48

Solutions

Sept 6

Quiz 3 on Section 2.3

Solutions

 

Limits at Infinity: Horizontal Asymptotes/(2.6) 

 

 

Sept 7

Review for Quiz 3 and Homework on

Section 2.5.

 

Sept 8-

13

Hurricane Irma evacuation

 

 

 

 

Sept 14

 

Derivatives and Rates of Change/(2.7)

Notes

 

Homework 6

Online: due Sept 21

Page 148:

1, 3, 6, 7, 9, 13, 18, 27, 31,

35, 41, 44

 

Turn in –

Due Sept 18

Page 148: 4(a)(ii), 10, 14

Solutions

 

Due Sept 20 

Page 148: 20, 22, 34, 38

Solutions

Sept 15

Quiz 4 on Section 2.5

Solutions

 

Derivatives and Rates of Change/(2.7)

 

 

 

 

 

Sept 18

Derivative as a Function/(2.8)

 

Notes

 

Homework 7

Online: due Sept 25

Page 160:

3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11, 26, 27,

29, 31, 41, 49, 51, 53

 

Turn in –

Due Sept 20

Page 160:

14, 24, 26

Solutions

 

Due Sept 22 

Page 160: 

32, 34, 38

Sept 19

Quiz 5 on Section 2.6

Solutions

 

Derivative as a Function/(2.8)

 

Sept 20

Quiz 6 on Section 2.7

Solutions

 

Derivatives of Polynomials and Exponential

Functions

Notes

 

Homework 8

Online: due Sept 29

Page 180:

1, 4, 9, 11, 13, 16, 19,

23, 33, 37, 46, 49

 

Turn in –

Due Sept 26

Page 180:

10,  22, 36

 

Due Sept 28 

Page 180: 

46, 48, 50

Sept 21

Review for Hour Exam 1 - Sections 2.1-2.8

 

Sept 22

Hour Exam 1 – Sections 2.1-2.8

 

 

 

 

Sept 25

Derivatives of Polynomials and Exponential

Functions

 

Sept 26

Product Rule and Quotient Rule/(3.2)

Notes

Homework 9

Online: due Oct 4

Page 188:

6, 9, 11, 14, 33, 39, 46,

49, 50, 52, 54

 

Turn in –

Due Sept 29

Page 188:

2, 10, 14

 

Due Oct 2 

Page 188: 

28, 30 – simplify f `(x) & f ``(x)

44(d), 48, 52(c)

Sept 27

Product Rule and Quotient Rule/(3.2)

 

Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions/(3.3)

Notes

 

 

Sept 28

Quiz on Section 3.1

Solutions

 

 

Sept 29

Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions/(3.3)

 

Homework 10

Online: due Oct 8

Page 196:

1, 5, 9, 15, 22, 28, 29, 31,

32, 33, 35, 41, 42, 51

 

Turn in –

Due Oct 3

Page 196:

8, 16, 18, 22

 

Due Oct 5 

Page 196: 

40, 44, 52

Solutions

 

 

 

 

Oct 2

Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions/(3.3)

 

 

Oct 3

Chain Rule /(3.4)

Notes

Homework 11

Online: due Oct 10

Page 204:

1, 7, 11, 14, 17, 21, 23,

31, 35, 37, 41, 53, 59,

61, 63

 

Turn in –

Due Oct 6

Page 204:

10, 12, 22, 36

 

Due Oct 9

Page 204: 

38, 48, 54, 62

Oct 4

Quiz on Section 3.2

Solutions

 

 

Chain Rule /(3.4)

 

Gateway Exam for Differentiation Techniques

 

 

Oct 5

Practice Gateway Exam in TH 220

 

Oct 6

Quiz on Section 3.3

Solutions

 

 

Implicit Differentiation/(3.5)

 

Homework 12

Online: due Oct 13

Page 215:

1, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15, 18, 21,

23, 25, 32, 35, 49, 51

 

Turn in –

Due Oct 10

Page 215:

8, 10, 12

Solutions

 

 

Due Oct  12

Page 215: 

26, 36, 40, 50, 56

Solutions

 

 

 

Oct 9

Implicit Differentiation/(3.5)

 

Oct 10

Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions and

Implicit Differentiation/(3.5)

 

 

Oct 11

Implicit Differentiation/(3.5)

 

 

Oct 12

 

Quiz on Section 3.4

Solutions

 

 

Review for Hour Exam 2: Sections 3.1-3.5

 

Oct 13

Hour Exam 2: Sections 3.1-3.5

 

 

 

 

Oct 16

Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions and

Logarithmic Differentiation /(3.6)

 

 

Homework 13

Online: due Oct 23

Page 223:

2, 3, 6, 12, 13, 19, 23, 27,

29, 33, 39, 41, 43, 44,

45, 47

 

Turn in –

Due Oct 19

Page 223:

4, 12, 18, 24

 

Due Oct  20

Page 223: 

28, 34, 44, 48, 50

Oct 17

Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions and

Logarithmic Differentiation /(3.6)

 

Exponential Growth and Decay (3.8)

 

Oct 18

Leadership Day

 

Oct 19

Exponential Growth and Decay (3.8)

Homework 14

Online: due Oct 26

Page 242:

1, 2, 3, 5, 9, 10, 15, 17,

18, 21, 22

 

Turn in –

Due Oct 24

Page 242:

2, 10, 18, 22

 

Oct 20

 

Gateway Exam Starts

 

Related Rates/(3.9)

Notes    Problems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nov 10

8:00am

 

3:00pm – Makeup

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dec 1

8:00am

 

3:00pm - Makeup

 

 

 

 

Dec 11

Final Exam:

Dec 13:    8:00am - 11:00am

 

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