MA 210 Calculus and Analytic Geom I
U1AA 2011 LC
MA in Mathematics from the University of MissouriBS in Mathematics from Oklahoma State University
7:30 - 10:10 PM
MA150 or equivalent
Textbook: University Calculus: Alternate Edition plus MyMathLab, 1/e
Hass, Weir & Thomas
©2008 | Addison-Wesley | Cloth Package; 922 pp | Instock
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
A graphing calculator is required.
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Educational Philosophy: The facilitator’s educational philosophy is one of interactiveness based on lectures, readings, quizzes, dialogues, examinations, internet, videos, web sites and writings.
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:
In terms of percentage, the final grade will be according to the following scale:
90 – 100 % => A
80 – 89 % => B
70 – 79 % => C
60 – 69 % => D
<60 % => F
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Late submissions will not be accepted.
Late submissions will not be accepted.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Students are expected to participate fully in class learning activities. Phones and beepers are to be placed on “vibrate” or turned off. Students are required to exercise courteous behavior between themselves and with the instructor.
Week 1 – Review pre-Cal. Rates of Change and Tangents to Curves, Limit of a Function and Limit Laws, The Precise Definition of a Limit, One-Sided Limits and Limits at Infinity
Week 2 - Infinite Limits and Vertical Asymptotes, Continuity, Tangents and Derivatives at a Point, The Derivative as a Function
Week 3 - Differentiation Rules, The Derivative as a Rate of Change, Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions, The Chain Rule
Week 4 - Midterm
Week 5 - Implicit Differentiation, Related Rates, Linearization and Differentials, Parameterizations of Plane Curves
Week 6 - Extreme Values of Functions, The Mean Value Theorem, Monotonic Functions and the First Derivative Test, Concavity and Curve Sketching
Week 7 - Applied Optimization, Newton's Method, Antiderivatives, Area and Estimating with Finite Sums, Sigma Notation and Limits of Finite Sums
Week 8 - Final
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