Math 184 Section 922, Summer 2011


Instructor: Marc Carnovale


Lectures: Mon 1-2:00 in Buch A202
Tue Wed Thu Fri 1-3:00 in Buch A202


Office Hours: Mon 2-3:00 in Auditorium Annex 147
Thu 3:00-4:30 in Auditorium Annex 147

Your TA is Ayden Wong. He will be available for tutoring in the Auditorium Annex from 11am-1pm on Tuesdays.

Information: Course Syllabus   Common Course Website   Webwork  
Weekly suggested problems (note that the weeks don't line up with ours)

Midterms:
Midterm 1
Midterm 2
Midterm 3


Assignments:
Assignment 1 is due Friday, May 13. It consists of problems 1.3.60 and 1.3.70.
Assignment 2 is due at the start of class on Tuesday, May 24th. has been extended to the start of class, Wednesday May 25th
Assignment 3 consists of several problems from the Inventory Control Packet
Assignment 4

Quizzes:
Quiz 1(not for marks)

Quiz 2

Quiz 3

Quiz 4

Quiz 5

Quiz 6

Quiz 7

Quiz 8

Quiz 9 (incorrectly labelled Quiz 8 in class)

Quiz 10




Announcements
Assignment 4 is due Thursday.
Here is the packet on Newton's Method
- complete exercises 1, 12, 19 to hand in Friday. Read sections 4.3 and 4.5 for June 8th.


Study Guide (for midterm 4) and
Inventory Control notes
Solutions to the basic related rates worksheet.
Note: These are the problems with which it is suggested you familiarize yourself for Monday, June 6ths's Midterm: - Section 3.7: 2, 3, 5, 7, 15, 19, 21, 23, 47, 49, 53, 69.
- Section 3.10: 3, 6, 11, 13, 17, 18, 23, 38.
- Chapter 3 Review: 67
- Section 4.1: 1, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 37, 44, 45, 53, 55, 57.
- Section 4.2: 1, 2, 3, 15, 17, 20, 30, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 57, 59, 61, 77, 79
- Section 4.4: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 11, 13, 15, 17, 20, 23, 25, 31, 33, 48, 57
- The worksheet Inventory Control : 1, 3, 5, 7, 9

The handout on Leibniz Notation and Anatomy of a Related Rates problem

See this file for solutions to the Logarithms in Business worksheet
and this file for solutions to the Extra Business Problems worksheet.
Note: These are the problems with which it is suggested you familiarize yourself for Monday, May 30th s Midterm:
- The Logarithms in Economics packet : 9, 10, 11, 19, 20, 23.
- Section 1.1: 1-7 (review these to make sure you are familiar with them).
- Section 1.3: 1-6
- Section 3.4: 33, 34
- Section 3.5: 7, 9, 11, 12, 20, 21, 23, 25, 29, 35, 36, 40, 41.
- Section 3.6: 2-7, 9, 13, 17, 18, 19, 21, 23, 29, 30, 39, 41, 43, 57, 59, 71, 75a, 77a.
- Section 3.8: 2, 8, 9, 11, 12, 15, 17, 19, 35, 36, 39, 47, 49, 50, 79.
- Section 6.8: 1, 9, 11, 13, 16, 25, 30, 40.
- The worksheet Extra Business Problems

Read sections 3.10 and 6.8 for Friday, May 27th.
Complete the latest WebWorK assignment for Friday, May 27th

Complete Implicit Differentiation Part 2 to be handed in with the Implicit Differentiation packet on Thursday, May 26th.
Read and complete the assigned problems in the Logarithms in Economics packet for Thursday, May 26th.

Read sections 3.7 and 3.8 for Wednesday, May 25th.
Complete the worksheet on Implicit Differentiation for Wednesday, May 25th.
Complete the WebWorK assignment for Wednesday, May 25th.

A significant typo has been corrected in question 6. Rather than the derivative switching from negative to positive at 0, it should switch from negative to positive at -2. This is reflected in the version of the midterm now downloadable from this webpage.
A minor typo on the midterm - In problem 2, "constant function f(x)=x" should read "identity function f(x)=x".

The Second Midterm is now available. Hand it in during class on Tuesday, May 24th.

Your TA will be holding office hours from 11-1 on Tuesday (meet him in the Auditorium Annex room 144.
The second webwork assignment is now posted. I have reactivated yesterday's assignment so that those of you who still wish to complete it can.
Read section 3.6 for Friday, May 20th.
There will be a take home midterm to hand in during class on Tuesday, May 24th.
The link for Webwork   assignments is now up, under the heading Information. Click on the link, scroll down to the correct class and section (922) and click. You'll log in with your CWL, and should then be able to complete the homework set. If you recieve an error, send me an email.
Read Paul Lockheart's essay A Mathematician's Lament and write a short reflection on it to hand in tomorrow, Wednesday May 18th.
Read sections 3.1 and 3.2 and be able to do the review questions at the end of each section for Wednesday, May 18th.

Also note that your TA, Aiden Wong, will be available for office hours from 11-1 tomorrow.
Note: These are the problems with which it is suggested you familiarize yourself for Monday, May 16th s Midterm:
- The oPad Business Problem.
- Section 1.3: 33, 35, 41, 43, 45, 47, 58, 59
- Section 2.2: 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 17, 19, 23, 35
- Section 2.6: 13, 15, 17, 71, 73
- The worksheet More Business Problems

For solutions to the worksheet "More Business Problems", here are Solutions To More Business Problems
Read sections 2.3 and 2.6.
Note: Due in class Friday, May 13th are A Business Problem, Problems 1.3.60 and 1.3.70 from the text, and the short paragraph mentioned in class.
Here is a handout to help with completion of the worksheet A Business Problem (due Friday).

Read sections 2.1 and 2.2
Begin looking at the handout A Business Problem. Read Chapter 1, sections 2 and 3 for tomorrow, Wednesday May 11. Look over the exercises and know how to do those you worked on in class.
Write a few sentences explaining the difference between a function and an equation. Are all functions described by equations? Please type your response and hand it in on Wednesday, May 11 (tomorrow).