m140 Calculus I
Summer Session 1, 2003
3 - 170
Office Hours: Monday
- Thursday 10 - 1030 or by appointment
Telephone: 617 287 6456
Text: Calculus, Stewart, 5th edition
Section Outline: 2.1- 2.6, 3.1-3.10, 4.1-4.5, 4.7, 4.10, 5.1-5.5, 6.1, 6.2, 7.1, 7.2*-7.4*
The prerequisite for this course is successful passage of Placement Test C. The schedule for Placement Test C can be found at: http://www.uac.umb.edu/math_dates.htm
There is an interactive web site which may help with reviewing pre calculus material. You are welcome to use the site at home on your personal computer through a modem or by using the personal computers in the Upper Level of Healey Library. UMB Pre Calculus Review
Homework assignments must be turned in on the following Thursday at the beginning of the lecture. the homework must be done professionally; e.g. no scratch work, use a ruler or other straight-edge where appropriate.
Exam 1 June 12, 03 (2.1-3.1)
Exam 2 July 2, 03 (3.2-4.2)
30% Homework Average
15% for each of the two exams during the term
40% final exam
Your score then equals 0.3 * (homework average) + 0.15 * (Exam1) + 0.15 * (Exam 2) + 0.4 * (Final Exam)
Or, your score equals your final exam score, whichever is larger.
If, for example, you score is between 70 and 72, your grade would be C-; if your score is between 73 and 76, your grade would be C; and if your score is between 77 and 79, your grade would be C+.
Please bring the text to class each day. We will use it during class. You must have a scientific calculator.
No make-ups for exams; no late homework.
Incompletes can be given only if (1) the student is passing the course and (2) there is an emergency.
A copy of this syllabus is on-line at http://www.math.umb.edu/~greeley