Schedule

  • The schedule may change according to our progress through the topics.

  • Section numbers refer to Stewart, Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 9th Edition. (This book is almost identical to the 6th, 7th, and 8th editions, which you may use as a substitute if it will save you money.)

  • To access Webwork click the webwork link on the MTH 142 BlackBoard site.

  • Webwork set due dates are 11:59pm every Friday starting on January 20. Set 1 is the first graded assignment (set 00 does not count for a grade).

Week of Jan 9 (Week 1):
Classes Start Wed, Jan 11
Topics: 4.5 Curve Sketching (Ignore Slant Asymptotes. Helpful to review 4.3.)
Recommended exercises: 4.5: 13, 19, 20, 27, 35, 43.
Week of Jan 16 (Week 2):
Martin Luther King Jr. Day: No Classes Mon, Jan 16
Topics: 4.7 Optimization Problems
Recommended exercises: 4.7: 13, 16, 23, 25, 40, 50
First webwork set due Fri Jan 20.
Week of Jan 23 (Week 3):
Topics: 4.9 Antiderivatives
Recommended exercises: 4.9: 16, 36, 47, 61, 63
Workshops start this week.
Week of Jan 30 (Week 4):
Topics: 5.1 Areas and Distances, 5.2 Definite Integrals
Recommended exercises: 5.1: 3, 13, 5.2: 1, 6, 21, 40, 47, 68
Week of Feb 6 (Week 5):
Topics: 5.3 Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, 5.4 Net Change Theorem
Recommended exercises: 5.3: 3, 11, 21, 25, 37, 43, 47, 55, 59, 68, 5.4: 32, 45, 51, 61.
Week of Feb 13 (Week 6):
Topics: 5.5 Substitution Rule
Recommended exercises: 5.5: 16, 45, 47, 56, 61, 73.
Week of Feb 20 (Week 7):
Topics: 6.1 Areas Between Curves, 6.2 Volumes
Recommended exercises: 6.1: 7, 17, 21, 23, 25, 27. 6.2: 7, 9, 14, 15, 49, 56.
First Midterm Exam Tues 2/21. See Exams for details.
Week of Feb 27 (Week 8):
Topics: 6.2 Volumes, 6.3 Volumes by Cylindrical Shells
Recommended exercises: 6.2: 7, 9, 14, 15, 49, 56. 6.3: 7, 11, 15, 19.
Week of March 6:
Spring Break: No Classes March 6 - March 10
Week of March 13 (Week 9):
Topics: 6.4 Work
Recommended exercises: 6.4: 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 23, 24.
Week of March 20 (Week 10):
Topics: 7.1 Integration by Parts, 7.2 Trigonometric Integrals
Recommended exercises: 7.1: 7, 15, 17, 27, 37, 7.2: 5, 11, 27, 35, 40, 41.
Second Midterm Exam Thurs 3/30. See Exams for details.
Week of March 27 (Week 11):
Topics: 7.2 Trigonometric Integrals, 7.3 Trigonometric Substitution
Recommended exercises: 7.2: 5, 11, 27, 35, 40, 41, 7.3: 5, 7, 8, 16, 21, 23.
Week of April 3 (Week 12):
Topics: 7.3 Trigonometric Substitution, 7.4 Partial Fractions (skip case IV – repeated imaginary roots).
Recommended exercises: 7.3: 5, 7, 8, 16, 21, 23, 7.4: 5, 19, 23, 41.
Week of April 10 (Week 13):
Topics: 7.5 Strategy for Integration, 4.4 L’Hospital’s Rule (review).
Recommended exercises: 7.5: 1-82, 4.4: 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 17, 21, 26, 31, 34, 49, 52, 55.
Week of April 17 (Week 14):
Topics: 7.8 Improper Integrals; 8.1 Arc Length.
Recommended exercises: 7.8: 2, 11, 13, 35, 36, 37, 49, 53, 8.1: 11, 13, 15.
Week of April 24 (Week 15):
Topics: Catchup and Review
Last day of classes Wed, April 26.
Final Exam Time TBA. See Exams for details.