Assignments

The following table contains the projected course schedule with reading assignments and daily homework problems and their due dates. Unless otherwise noted, homework is due at the start of class on the due date. The schedule may be adjusted as the course progresses.

Class Date Material Reading Assignment
(for this class)
Homework Problems Date Due
Monday
Jan. 15
Course Intro
Working with Sums
N/A N/A N/A
Tuesday
Jan. 16
Total change from rates of change: Intro to Riemann Sums Section 5.1 Homework 1 Friday
Jan. 19
Wednesday
Jan. 17
Riemann Sums No New Reading Homework 2 Monday
Jan. 22
Friday
Jan. 19
An exploration with General Riemann Sums Section 5.2 N/A N/A
Monday
Jan. 22
Wrap-up of General Riemann Sums
Section 5.2, again Homework 3 Monday
Jan. 29
Tuesday
Jan. 23
Calculating Definite Integrals by Hand No new reading N/A N/A
Wednesday
Jan. 24
Calculating Definite Integrals by Hand
Intro to Maple
No new reading Work through Maple Worksheet from class Friday
Jan. 26
Friday
Jan. 26
Area Functions and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus! Section 5.3 Homework 4 Friday Feb. 2
Monday
Jan. 29
The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus Section 5.3 Homework 5 Wednesday Feb. 7
Tuesday
Jan. 30
Maple Exploration: the Function Si(x) No New Reading No New Homework (work on HW 5) N/A
Wednesday
Jan. 31
Discussion of Average Value with Definite Integrals Sections 5.4 and 6.1 No New Homework (work on HW 5) N/A
Friday
Feb. 2
In-Class work on Substitution Problems
Calculating the area between two functions
Sections 5.5 and 6.2 No New Homework (work on HW 5) N/A
Monday
Feb. 5
Areas and Volumes by Slicing Sections 6.2 and 6.3 No New Homework (work on HW 5) N/A
Tuesday
Feb. 6
Volumes by slicing: Objects with similar cross-sections and Solids of Revolution Section 6.3 No New Homework (work on HW 5) N/A
Wednesday
Feb. 7
Volumes of Revolution/Arclength Integrals Section 6.5 Homework 6 Monday
Feb. 12
Friday
Feb. 9
Surface Area Section 6.6 No New Homework (work on HW 6) N/A
Monday
Feb. 12
TBD TBD Study for Exam! N/A
Tuesday
Feb. 13
Exam 1 (Covers Sections 5.1-5.5, Sections 6.1-6.3 and 6.5; see also the topic list distributed in class on Feb 6) No New Reading N/A N/A
Wednesday
Feb. 14
Gini Index Project Distributed No New Reading Gini Index Project Prelim. Mtg before Feb. 22
Final report: Wednesday Feb. 28
Friday
Feb. 16
In-class Quiz: Computing Definite Integrals "by hand" as Limits of Riemann Sums No new Reading Work on Project Schedule meeting time!
Monday
Feb. 19
Arc Length and Surface Area Using Definite Integrals Sections 6.5 and 6.6 Homework 7 Monday Feb. 26
Tuesday
Feb. 20
Mass and Center of Mass Section 6.7 Homework 8 Monday Feb. 26
Wednesday
Feb. 21
Work Section 6.7 Homework 9 Friday Mar. 2
Friday
Feb. 23
Project Work Day N/A N/A N/A
Monday
Feb. 26
Work and Pressure      
Tuesday
Feb. 27
Pressure   Homework 10 Friday Mar. 2
Wednesday
Feb. 28
Integration by Parts Section 7.2 (skim 7.1) N/A N/A
Friday
Mar. 2
Partial Fractions Introduction Section 7.5 Integration Practice (Substitution and Integration by Parts) Wednesday Mar. 21
Monday
Mar. 19
Partial Fractions No new reading Integration Practice (Partial Fraction Decomposition) Wednesday Mar. 21
Tuesday
Mar. 20
Numerical Integration: The Trapezoidal Rule, and Errors in Approximation Section 7.8    
Wednesday
Mar. 21
  TBD TBD TBD
Friday
Mar. 23
Gateway Exam Section 7.9 TBD TBD
Monday
Mar. 26
Improper Integrals TBD TBD TBD
Tuesday
Mar. 27
Exam 2 TBD TBD TBD
Wednesday
Mar. 28
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Friday
Mar. 30
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Monday
Apr. 2
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Tuesday
Apr. 3
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Wednesday
Apr. 4
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Friday
Apr. 6
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Monday
Apr. 9
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Tuesday
Apr. 10
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Wednesday
Apr. 11
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Friday
Apr. 13
The Comparison Test for Series with Positive terms TBD TBD TBD
Monday
Apr. 16
The Ratio and Root Tests for Series with positive terms TBD TBD TBD
Tuesday
Apr. 17
Series with negative terms:
Absolute vs. Conditional Convergence
The alternating series test.
TBD TBD TBD
Wednesday
Apr. 18
Alternating series approximations
Start Taylor Polynomial Graphing Lab
TBD TBD TBD
Friday
Apr. 20
No Class - Work on Review Packet for Exam 2 TBD TBD TBD
Monday
Apr. 23
Taylor Polynomial Graphing Wrap-up
Taylor Polynomial Formulas
TBD TBD TBD
Tuesday
Apr. 24
Exam 3 TBD TBD TBD
Wednesday
Apr. 25
Error In Taylor Polynomials TBD Homework 17 Monday April 30
Friday
Apr. 27
Power Series TBD TBD TBD
Monday
Apr. 30
Working with Power Series TBD TBD TBD
Tuesday
May 1
Introduction to Differential Equations
Slope Fields, Separable Differential Equations
TBD TBD TBD
Wednesday
May 2
Euler's Method for solving differential equations TBD TBD TBD
Friday
May 4
  TBD TBD TBD