Math 141B
Bard College

**Course:** Math 141B, Spring 2012

**Time & Place:** MW 3:10 – 4:30 pm (RKC 115)

**Instructor:** Maria Belk (mbelk@bard.edu)

**Office Hours:**

Thursday 7 – 9 pm in RKC 102

Friday 3 – 5 pm in RKC 102

**Course Tutors:**

Kim Larie (kl165@bard.edu)

Solomon Garber (sg8373@bard.edu)

**Moodle Page:** MATH 141 S12

- • Please
**bring a calculator**to the exam. - • Also, you should feel free to bring an 8.5" ×11" sheet of notes.
- • Copies of the new formula sheet will also be available (see below).
- • Approximately 40% of the exam will cover new material, and 60% will be on old material.

**Differentials**- Exercises: Differentials (posted recently)

**Basic Integration****Evaluating Integrals**- §5.1 # 15
- §5.2 # 31
- §5.3 # 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17, 23

**Tricky Integrals****Areas and Volumes****Fundamental Theorem of Calculus**- §5.4 # 3, 7, 9, 19, 21, 25

- Practice Exam 1 (and Solutions)
- Practice Exam 2 (and Solutions)

- Homework 1
- Homework 2
- Homework 3
- Homework 4
- Homework 5
- Homework 6
- Homework 7
- Homework 8
- Homework 9
- Homework 10
- Homework 11
- Homework 12

- Homework 1 Solutions
- Homework 2 Solutions
- Homework 3 Solutions
- Homework 4 Solutions
- Homework 5 Solutions
- Homework 6 Solutions
- Homework 7 Solutions
- Homework 8 Solutions
- Homework 9 Solutions
- Homework 10 Solutions
- Homework 11 Solutions
- Homework 12 Solutions

**Antiderivatives**- §4.8 # 1, 13, 23, 29, 31, 39, 41, 43, 51

**Asymptotes, Discontinuities, and One-Sided Limits**- §2.3 # 37
- §2.4 # 15, 17, 25, 35
- §2.5 # 3, 5, 7, 9, 17, 19, 39, 41
- §2.7 # 7, 9, 11, 35, 37

**Advanced Derivatives****Graphing and Optimization**- §4.2 # 23, 25, 27, 37, 41, 43, 49, 51
- §4.3 # 5, 7, 13, 21, 23

**Second Derivatives**- §2.7 # 41, 43
- §2.8 # 1, 3
- §3.1 # 41, 45
- §3.3 # 35, 39

**Exponentials and Logarithms****Trigonometry****Implicit Differentiation**- §3.5 # 3, 5, 9, 23

- § 3.4 # 7, 9, 11, 19, 23, 27, 41, 47

- §2.7 # 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13
- §3.1 # 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17, 19, 21, 23, 27

Date | Class | Homework Due |
---|---|---|

Jan. 30 | Introduction, Variables, Functions | — |

Feb. 1 | Linear Functions, Rate of Change | — |

Feb. 3 | — | Homework 1 |

Feb. 6 | Limits | Moodle Quiz 1 |

Feb. 8 | The Derivative | — |

Feb. 10 | — | Homework 2 |

Feb. 13 | Derivatives | Moodle Quiz 2 |

Feb. 15 | Derivative Rules | — |

Feb. 17 | — | Homework 3 |

Feb. 20 | Product Rule and Chain Rule | Moodle Quiz 3 |

Feb. 22 | Related Rates | — |

Feb. 22 | — | Homework 4 |

Feb. 27 | Derivative Algorithm | Moodle Quiz 4 |

Feb. 29 | Review | — |

March 2 | Exam 1 | — |

March 5 | Derivatives of Trig Functions | — |

March 7 | Logarithms | — |

March 9 | — | Homework 5 |

March. 12 | Exponential Growth | Moodle Quiz 5 |

March 14 | Exponential Growth | — |

March 16 | — | Homework 6 |

March 19 | Derivative Algorithm | Moodle Quiz 6 |

March 21 | Second Derivative | — |

March 23 | — | Homework 7 |

March. 26 | Graphing Functions | Moodle Quiz 7 |

March 28 | Optimization | — |

March 30 | — | Homework 8 |

April 9 | One-Sided Limits and Continuity | — |

April 11 | Continuity and Asymptotes | Moodle Quiz 8 |

April 13 | — | Homework 9 |

April 16 | Antiderivatives | Moodle Quiz 9 |

April 18 | Review | — |

April 20 | Exam 2 | — |

April 23 | Differentials | — |

April 25 | Integration | — |

April 27 | — | Homework 10 |

April 30 | Advising Day (No Class) | — |

May 2 | Integration | Moodle Quiz 10 |

May 4 | — | Homework 11 |

May 7 | Integration | Moodle Quiz 11 |

May 9 | Integration | — |

May 11 | — | Homework 12 |

May 14 | Area and Volume | Moodle Quiz 12 |

May 16 | Review | — |

May 21 | Final Exam | — |

Exam 1 | 20% |

Exam 2 | 25% |

Final Exam | 30% |

Written Homework | 20% |

Moodle Quizzes | 5% |

The exams are two hours long, and are tentatively scheduled for March 2, April 20, and May 21. The first two exams are on **Fridays**, and you can take the exam any time that day.

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