MA 229 -- Applied Calculus I

SYLLABUS

Instructor: Dr.Peter Dragnev

Meeting Time: MTWR 10:00-11:45 a.m. -- KT 220

Office: KT 290, tel. 481-6382, e-mail: dragnevp@ipfw.edu

Office Hours: MTWR 11:45-12:30 p.m.

Book: Calculus - An Applied Approach, 7th ed. by Larson and Edwards.

Course Description: I shall cover chapters 1-5. The main content of the course is devoted to functions and graphs, limits and continuity, derivatives and applications, and integrals.

Grading: There will be three tests (100 pts each), three quizzes (20 pts each), and Homework: (total 50 pts). The grade for the course is based on the scale:

A 360 - 410 pts, B 320-359 pts; C 280-319 pts; D 240-279 pts; F below 239 pts.

Make up tests or quizzes (unless proper excuse is provided) will be on 90% bases (a score of 80 pts will be recorded as 72 pts).

Here is a tentative teaching schedule.

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

June 30

0.1-0.3, Review

July 1

0.4-0.5, Review

July 2

1.1, 1.2

July 3

Quiz 1, 1.3, 1.4

July 4

Holiday

July 7

1.5, 1.6

July 8

2.1, 2.2

July 9

2.3, 2.4

July 10

Test 1

July 11

July 14

2.5, 2.6

July 15

2.6, 2.7

July 16

3.1, 3.2

July 17

Quiz 2, 3.2, 3.3

July 18

July 21

3.4, 3.5

July 22

3.6, 3.7

July 23

3.7, 3.8

July 24

Test 2

July 25

Last day 
to Withdraw

July 28

4.1, 4.2

July 29

4.3, 4.4

July 30

4.4, 4.5

July 31

Quiz 3, 5.1, 5.2

August 1

August 4

5.2, 5.3

August 5

5.4, 5.5

Aug 6

5.5, 5.6

Aug 7

Test 3

Aug 8