Math 124-Summer 2015

Important Information

  • A note to the student.

  • What you need to purchase:
    • The textbook for the course is "Calculus" by Stewart, vol.1 available in the UW bookstore. This is a portion of the hardbound text "Calculus, 7th Edition, Early Transcendentals" by Stewart. Either text will work. The custom version vol. 1 covers Math 124/125 at UW. The custom version vol. 2 covers Math 126/324 at UW.
    • In addition to the textbook, you will need a "WebAssign access code". You can purchase a standalone access code which includes the ebook directly from the publisher at this Cengage website for $80. Read these instructions before you purchase an access code They are a few years old, so some of the screenshots will not be exactly the same as what you will see.

  • All homework is accessible and turned in online using WebAssign. Homework is NOT posted on the course website.

  • Math 124/5/6 Grade Policy. Beginning Autumn 2012, the department of mathematics has adopted a grade policy for this course. The final median course grades for each lecture section of Math 124/5/6 taught during the regular academic year will fall within the range of 2.9 +/- 0.2. This policy does not apply to the honors sections of Math 124/5/6.

  • Here is a pdf file with all of the worksheets for the quarter together in one file. Please download and print out this file, and bring all of them with you to every quiz section meeting. AllWorksheets124


    Week Outline/Study Guide Exam Archive Topics and Textbook Sections
    • Tangents to circles
    • Sec. 10.1 or supplement reading on parametric equations
    • Sec. 2.1-Tangents and velocity
    • Sec. 2.2-Limits
    • Sec 2.3-Calculating Limits
    • Sec.2.5-Continuity
    • Sec.2.6-Asymptotes
    • Sec. 2.7-Derivatives
    • Sec. 2.8-Derivative Function
    • Chapter 2 wrapup
    • Sec. 3.1-Derivative rules
    • Sec. 3.2-More derviative rules
    • Sec. 3.3-Trig derivatives
    • Sec. 3.4-Chain rule
    • Midterm #1
    • Midterm Review
    • Midterm #1
    • Sec. 3.4-More chain rule
    • Sec. 10.2-Derivatives and parametrized curves

    • Sec. 3.5-Implicit differentiation
    • Sec. 3.6-Logarithmic differentiation
    • Sec. 3.9-Related rates

    • Sec. 3.10-Linear approximation
    • Sec. 4.1-Basics on min and max values
    • Sec. 4.3-Derivatives and shape of a curve
    • Midterm #2
      May 20 in TA section.
    • Midterm Review
    • Midterm #2
    • Sec. 4.4-L'hospital's rule

    • Sec. 4.5-Curve sketching
    • Sec. 4.7-Optimization
    Final Exams
    • Final Exam Review
    • Final Exam


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