MA 210 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
F2B 2006 BL
Senior Instructor/Adjunct Faculty
B.S. General Engineering, U.S. Military AcademyM.S. Applied Science, University of California at Davis
Ft. Bliss, TX
10 Oct-30 Nov 2006
5:00 - 7:30 PM
Hostetler, et al, Calculus, Houghton Mifflin Company, 8th Edition, Boston, MA 2006.
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Educational Philosophy: Impart knowledge and techniques associated with the topics covered in the course
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Core Assessment for MA 210 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
1. Define a mathematical limit and compute various limits.
2. Define a continuous function.
3. Recognize where continuity occurs and its consequences.
4. Define the derivative in terms of a limit of a difference quotient and recognize its geometric applications and properties
5. Differentiate polynomials, trigonometric functions, and exponential functions.
6. Utilize first and second derivatives to graph functions.
7. Apply derivatives to optimization and related rates problems
8. Apply the power rule, the sum rule, the difference rule, the constant factor rule, the product rule, the quotient rule, and the chain rule
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Three examinations of equal weight consisting of representative problems associated with the topics presented.
Grading: The final grade in the course will be determined as follows: Exam I........33% A............90% or above Exam II.......33% B............80 to 89.99% Exam III......34% C............70 to 79.99% Total...100% D............60 to 69.99% F............Below 60% or 3 unexcused absences A grade of 'I' will not be allowed unless the student has met with the instructor and discussed the difficulties encountered.
Late Submission of Course Materials: Only accepted with prior approval of instructor.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: 1. It is expected that all students will participate in the class by asking questions and by presenting problems as assigned. 2. Three (3) unexcused absences will result in a grade of F. All students are encouraged to consult with the instructor if he/she is expecting to be absent for legitimate reasons. 3. A student turning anybody else's work as his/her own will not be tolerated. If determined by the instructor that academic dishonesty has occurred in any part of the course, the student involved will normally be given an immediate grade of F and dropped from the course. The Dean of Academic Affairs will be notified in writing of the action taken. The added recommendation will be made to the Dean that the student involved be dropped from the college.
Date Chapter Topic
10 Oct P.1-P.4 Preparation for Calculus
12 Oct 1.1-1.5 Limits and their Properties
17 Oct 1.1-1.5 Limits & Properties-cont
19 Oct Review, Chapters 1 & 2
24 Oct Exam I, Chapters 1 & 2
26 Oct 2.1-2.3 Differentiation
31 Oct 2.4-2.5 Differentiation-cont
2 Nov 3.1-3.4 Applications of Differentiation
7 Nov 3.5-3.9 Applications of Differentiation -cont
9 Nov Review, Chapters 2 & 3
14 Nov Exam, Chapters 2 & 3
16 Nov 4.1-4.6 Integration
21 Nov 5.1-5.4 Trancendental Functions
28 Nov 5.5-5.8 Trancendental Functions-cont
30 Nov Exam, Chapters 4 & 5
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Last Updated:9/8/2006 12:09:36 PM