Math 1C Calculus

  DE ANZA COLLEGE - FALL 2009

MATHEMATICS 1C - CALCULUS

Instructor:               Warren Garrison

e-mail:  wvg7@earthlink.net

Web Page:  http://www.deanza.edu/faculty/garrisonwarren/

Phone:  (408) 864 – 8999  Ext. 3313  (Voice Mail)

 

Text:                        “Calculus”, Smith and Minton, 3rd ed., McGraw Hill, 2007

 

Prerequisite:            Math 1B with a grade of C or better.

 

Course Outline:

                          Chapter                   Subject

                                8                        Infinite Series

                                9                        Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates

                              10                        Vectors and the Geometry of Space

                              11                        Vector-Valued Functions

                           15.4                        Power Series Solutions of Differential Equations

 

Grading:                     1 Final Exam                           30%                         100 – 90            A

                                    3 Examinations                        45%                           89 – 75            B

                                    Quizzes                                    15%                           74 – 60            C

                                    Classroom Participation            10%                           59 – 50            D

 

Exam Schedule:

                                    Exam #1 – October 8

                                    Exam #2 – October 29

                                    Exam #3 – November 19

                                    Final Exam – December 8, 6:15 – 8:15 PM (comprehensive)

 

Attendance Requirements:

Three unexcused absences will result in your being dropped from the class.

 

Quizzes, Homework & Classroom Participation:

1.            There will always be a quiz on Thursday (except for Exam days).  There will be no makeup quizzes.  At the end of the quarter, the worst quiz score will be discarded.

2.            Homework assignments will be made each class and will be discussed the next class.  Solutions will be available on the Web.

3.            Students will occasionally be asked to write and explain their solution to a particular homework problem on the board.

4.            Attendance will be taken at each class session.

5.            There will be no makeup exams.





Contact

email Email: wvg7@earthlink.net

Phone: 408-864-8999 x3313

Mathematics Department

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Last Updated: 10/7/09