MATH1013: Applied Calculus I

Section C, Fall 2013


General Information:

  • Instructor: Dr. Youness Lamzouri.
                           Office: N515 Ross Building.
                           Email: lamzouri@mathstat.yorku.ca.
                           Website: www.math.yorku.ca/~lamzouri.
  • Lectures : MWF 9:30-10:30 am in CLH A (Sept 9-13) and Lassonde B (Starting Sept 16).
  • Office hours: Friday 1:00-2:30 pm, or by appointment.
  • Textbook: "Calculus 7E, Early Transcendentals" by J. Stewart, Thomson Publishing Inc.

  • COURSE OUTLINE


    Syllabus:

    We will essentially cover Chapters 1-5 of the book. The sections to be covered are (in that order): 1.1 - 1.3, Appendix D, 1.5 - 1.6, 2.1 - 2.8, 3.1 - 3.8, 4.1 - 4.3, 4.5, 4.7, 4.4, 4.9, 5.1 - 5.5.


    List of practice problems:

  • Week 1 (Sep 9-13): Section 1.1 : 27, 31, 33, 37, 45, 47, 49, 73, 77. Section 1.2 : 15, 17.

  • Week 2 (Sep 16-20): Section 1.3 : 29, 31, 35, 39, 47. Appendix D: 29, 43, 59, 65, 69, 73. Section 1.5: 5, 15, 19, 23, 29.

  • Week 3 (Sep 23-27): Section 1.6 : 17, 19, 21, 23, 31, 37, 41, 53, 55, 69, 71. Section 2.1: 3. Section 2.2: 5, 11, 29, 31, 37, 39.

  • Week 4 (Sep 30 - Oct 4): Section 2.3 : 11, 15, 19, 21, 23, 25, 29, 35, 37, 41, 43, 45, 47, 63. Section 2.4: 15, 17, 19. Section 2.5: 19, 21, 23, 39, 45, 49, 51, 53, 55, 67. Section 2.6: 13, 15, 17, 19, 23, 25, 29, 41, 43, 53, 55.

  • Week 5 (Oct 7-11): Section 2.7 : 5, 7, 17, 19, 23, 27, 29, 31. Section 2.8: 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 37, 39, 51. Section 3.1: 5, 7, 11, 17, 23, 29, 33, 43, 55, 69. Section 3.2: 1, 7, 11, 13, 21, 25, 29, 31, 43, 47, 51, 53, 55.

  • Week 6 (Oct 14-18): Section 3.3: 3, 5, 9, 13, 19, 23, 29, 31, 39, 41, 43, 45, 47, 49. Section 3.4: 1, 5, 7, 13, 15, 19, 21, 25, 29, 31, 33, 35, 41, 51, 53, 59, 61.

  • Week 6 (Oct 21-25): Section 3.5: 5, 7, 13, 17, 19, 25, 27, 29, 33 a), 35, 45, 53, 57. Section 3.6: 3, 7, 9, 13, 29, 33, 39, 41, 49. Section 3.7: 1, 3, 4, 10. Section 3.8: 8, 9, 10, 11.

  • Week 7 (Nov 4-8): Section 4.1: 31, 37, 41, 43, 47, 51, 53, 55, 59, 71. Section 4.2: 1, 17, 18, 19, 23, 29. Section 4.3: 9, 11, 13, 15, 19, 25, 31, 33, 43, 45, 47, 49, 51.

  • Week 8 (Nov 11-18): Section 4.5: 1, 13, 21, 25, 33, 39, 43, 45, 65, 67. Section 4.7: 5, 7, 9, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 35. Section 4.4: 11, 13, 17, 25, 29, 33, 35, 37, 39, 45, 51, 71, 83, 85. Section 4.9: 5, 11, 13, 15, 17, 23, 25, 31, 33, 43.

  • Week 9 and 10 (Nov 20-Dec 4): Section 5.1: 3, 7, 19, 21, 24. Section 5.2: 1, 3, 17, 21, 23, 35, 39, 56, 58. Section 5.3: 13, 15, 17, 19, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 37, 39, 55, 57, 59, 72. Section 5.4: 5, 7, 11, 17, 37, 45. Section 5.5: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17, 21, 25, 33, 53, 55, 59, 67, 69, 71.


    Extra help:

  • Class Representative: Pavajeevan Jeevagan. Email: ludacris@yorku.ca.

  • Tutorials: Prof J. Grigull. Monday and Wednesday 12:30-14:30 in Calumet 208.

  • PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions): PASS are Facilitated Study Groups at Bethune College. The PASS Leader for Math1013 is Karl Davidson, his email is karldavidson18@gmail.com. PASS Schedule (starting September 16, 2013) is Monday 2:30pm - 4pm in BC203, Friday 4pm - 5:30pm in BC203. For more information on PASS see the facebook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/161813664012727/.

  • MathLab : The Math and Stats Lab provides tutorial help for MATH 1013 (and other courses). The MathLab will open starting September 16. Hours of operation are MTWRF 10:30-15:30 in Ross S525.


    Course Evaluation:

  • 50% Midterm exams: There will be three midterm exams during the term. All the midterms will be held in Lassonde B. Detailed exam syllabi will be posted about one week before each exam date. There will be no makeup midterms. If you miss a midterm exam and have a valid excuse (with an acceptable documentation), the exam will not be taken into account when computing the overall exam average. The dates for the midterms are:
             - First midterm exam: Monday October 7, 2013. The material for the first test includes all the sections covered in class up to Friday Sep 27. That is sections 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.5, 1.6, Appendix D, 2.1 and 2.2 of the book. Here are some tests from previous years: Test 1, Test 2, Test 3. Also note that PASS is holding the following mock test on Friday Oct 4, from 2:30-5:30 pm in LSB 105. Here are The SOLUTIONS OF MIDTERM 1.

             - Second midterm exam: Monday October 28, 2013. The material for the second test includes all the sections covered in class from Monday Sep 30 up to Monday Oct 21 (except 2.4). That is sections 2.3, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4 and 3.6 (except logarithmic differentiation) of the book. Here are some tests from previous years: Test 1, Test 2, Test 3. Here are The SOLUTIONS OF MIDTERM 2.

             - Third midterm exam: Monday November 25, 2013. The material for the third test includes all the sections covered in class from Wednesday Oct 2 up to Monday Nov 18. That is sections 3.5, 3.7, 3.8, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 4.7, 4.9 of the book. Here are some tests from previous years: Test 1, Test 2, Test 3. Also here is PASS mock test. Here are The SOLUTIONS OF MIDTERM 3.

  • 50% Final Exam: The final exam will be comprehensive. It will be held on Saturday December 21 from 2pm to 5pm in TC Rexall. Here are Important Notes concerning the Final. You'll find several past exam papers here. To answer students questions concerning the final, I will hold extra office hours on Wednesday December 18 from 12:30 to 2:00 pm in my office N515 Ross.