MA211 Calculus and Analytic Geom II

for S2F 2009

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MA 211 Calculus and Analytic Geom II


S2F 2009 QU


Harrison, Harry Clifford


Assistant Professor


B.S. US Air Force Academy
M.S. University of Arizona, Systems Engineering
M.S. University of Arizona, Aerospace Engineering

Office Location

Park Computer Lab, Marine Corp Base Quantico

Office Hours

Mon/Tue 1500 - 1730

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Semester Dates

16 Mar - 16 May

Class Days


Class Time

5:30 - 10:30 PM


MA 210

Credit Hours


Calculus, 6th Edition, Swokoski, Olnick, and Spence, 1994, PWS Pub Boston MA 0-535-93624-5.

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Course Description:
MA211 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II: The study of the calculus continues with the definite integral and its applications, transcendental functions, integration techniques, the conic sections, polar coordinates, parametric equations, indeterminate forms and improper integrals. 3:0:3 Prerequisite: MA210 or equivalent.

Educational Philosophy:

I hear and I forget
I see and I remember
I do and I understand
  The student must actually solve problems.

Learning Outcomes:
  Core Learning Outcomes

  1. Compute simple integrals by guessing the antiderivative
  2. Compute the area under a given curve using Riemann sums
  3. Compute integrals using the power rule, the sum and difference rules, and simple substitution.
  4. State and utilize the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to compute definite integrals.
  5. Differentiate and integrate inverse functions
  6. Application of integrals (areas, volumes of revolution, work, etc.)

Core Assessment:

  • Periodic assignments
  • Quizzes
  • Tests

Class Assessment:
Homework is graded. There is a midterm and final examination.


100 - 90 = A
  89 - 80 = B
  79 - 70 = C
  69 - 60 = D
  59 -   0 = F

Late Submission of Course Materials:
Unexcused late material will be downgraded one letter grade per week.

Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Students are expected to be one time and perpared for class. No sidebar discussions during lectures.

Course Topic/Dates/Assignments:

Date                               Assignment
17 Mar   read 4.3 - 4.6
24 Mar   quiz, read 5.1 - 5.4
31 Mar   quiz 2, read 5.5 - 5.8
 7 Apr    quiz 3, read 6.1 - 6.4
14 Apr   quiz 4, read 6.5 - 6.9
21 Apr    quiz 5, read ch 7
28 Apr   quiz 6, read ch 9
  5 May   course review
12 May   final exam

Academic Honesty:
Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life.   Park University 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87

Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87

Attendance Policy:
Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.

  1. The instructor may excuse absences for valid reasons, but missed work must be made up within the semester/term of enrollment.
  2. Work missed through unexcused absences must also be made up within the semester/term of enrollment, but unexcused absences may carry further penalties.
  3. In the event of two consecutive weeks of unexcused absences in a semester/term of enrollment, the student will be administratively withdrawn, resulting in a grade of "F".
  4. A "Contract for Incomplete" will not be issued to a student who has unexcused or excessive absences recorded for a course.
  5. Students receiving Military Tuition Assistance or Veterans Administration educational benefits must not exceed three unexcused absences in the semester/term of enrollment. Excessive absences will be reported to the appropriate agency and may result in a monetary penalty to the student.
  6. Report of a "F" grade (attendance or academic) resulting from excessive absence for those students who are receiving financial assistance from agencies not mentioned in item 5 above will be reported to the appropriate agency.

Park University 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89-90

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