Math H161—Autumn 2003—Robert Brown

Call number 12460-1

 

Teacher:  Robert Brown

Office MW710   292-8888     brown.71@osu.edu

Class times:  Daily 1:30-2:18, in Baker Systems Engineering 285

Office Hours: Daily 12:30-1:18 and by appointment—office hours time could change during the quarter.  In that case there will be a class announcement.

 

Textbook:  "Calculus with Analytic Geometry", 2nd edition, by George F. Simmons, McGraw Hill, 1996.

 

Rough guide to daily topics (epsilons and deltas will be treated at appropriate places):

 

Week 1: Sept 24 - 26: Least upper bound property, Mean value theorem

Week 2: Sept 29: Mean value theorem, Sept 30 – Oct. 3: Definite integral

Week 3: Oct 6: Fundamental theorem of calculus, Oct 7 - 10: Applications

Week 4: Oct 13 - 15: Applications, Oct. 16: Review, Oct. 17: Midterm 1.

Week 5: Oct 20 - 21: Natural logarithm, Oct 22: Substitution, Oct 23 – 24: logarithms,

  inverse functions

Week 6: Oct 27: Exponential function, Oct 28 - 31: Trigonometric functions

Week 7: Nov 3 - 5: Inverse trigonometric functions, Nov 6: Review,

  Nov 7: Midterm 2

Week 8: Nov 10 - 14: Methods of integration. (No class on Nov 11)

Week 9: Nov 17 - 19: Methods of Integration, Nov 20 - 21: More applications.

Week 10: Nov 24: Review, Nov 25: Midterm 3, Nov 26: Complex numbers and logs.

Week 11: Dec 1: More applications, Dec 2 – 4: Catch up, Dec 5: Review

 

Examinations (all are in our classroom)

 

Midterm 1: Fri, Oct 17

Midterm 2: Fri, Nov 7

Midterm 3: Tue, Nov. 25

FINAL EXAM:  Wed, Dec. 10, 11:30 am -1:18 pm

 

Other important dates:

 

Fri, Oct 10:  Last drop day without W on record.

Fri, Nov 7:  Last drop day without a petition.

Tues, Nov.11 and Thurs, Fri, Nov 27, 28: holidays.

 

Homework:  Due every Wednesday, starting Oct 1.  If you will be absent on Nov 26, be sure to hand in early that day's homework.  You are encouraged to talk to each other about the homework, but under no circumstances may you copy from another person's paper.

 

Grading:  Your homework will be worth 100 points (10 points each). 

the three midterm 100 points each, and the final exam 200 points.  Total: 600 points.