Math 9B, First-Year Calculus

Fall 2012, Dr. Julie Bergner

INTN 1002 MWF 3:10-4:00 pm

Course Information

Textbook

WeBWorK

WeBWorK Student User Guide

Friday, September 28: Distance and area

          Read section 7.1.  For extra credit, turn in a 4”x6” note card on Monday with answer to question given in class, plus a question you have.

WeBWorK assignment 7.1 (due Friday October 5 at 5:00 pm)

          Written homework: Section 7.1, #2 (due Thursday October 4)

Monday, October 1: Definite integrals

          Read section 7.2. Can turn in 4”x6” note card on Wednesday.

          WeBWorK assignment 7.2 (due Friday October 5)

          Written homework: Section 7.2, #6 (due Thursday October 4)

Wednesday, October 3: Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

          Read section 7.3.  Can turn in note card on Friday.

          WeBWorK assignment 7.3 (due Friday October 5)

          Written homework: Section 7.2 #15 (due Thursday, October 4)

Friday, October 5: Indefinite integrals and applications

          Read sections 7.4 and 8.2.

          WeBWorK assignment 8.2 (due Friday October 12)

          Written homework: Section 7.3 #2 (due Thursday, October 11)

Monday, October 8: Substitution rule

          Read section 8.1.

          WeBWorK assignment 7.4 (due Friday October 12)

          Written homework: Section 7.4 #9 (due Thursday, October 11)

Wednesday, October 10: Area between curves

          Read first part of section 8.3.      

          WeBWorK assignment 8.1 (due Friday October 12)

          Written homework: Section 8.1 #2 (due Thursday, October 11)

Friday, October 12: Volumes via disk method

          Read rest of section 8.3.

          WeBWorK assignment 8.3 (due Friday October 19)

Written homework: Set up but do not evaluate an integral to compute the volume of the solid obtained by rotating the region bounded by y=0, y=sin(x), 0≤x≤π about the line y=-2. (due Thursday, October 18)

Monday, October 15: Volumes via washers

          Read section 8.4.

          No new WeBWorK or written assignments.

Wednesday, October 17: Volumes via cylindrical shells, and average value of a function

          Read section 8.5

          WeBWorK assignment 8.4 (due Friday, October 19)

          Written homework: Section 8.4 #2 (due Thursday, October 18)

Friday, October 19: Work

          Read section 9.1 (for Wednesday)

          WeBWorK assignment 8.5 (due Friday, October 26)

Monday, October 22: Exam 1

          Extra office hours: 2:10-3 pm today

Wednesday, October 24: Inverse functions

          Read section 9.2

          WeBWorK assignment 9.1 (due Friday, October 26)

          Written homework: Section 9.1 #26 (due Thursday, October 25)

Friday, October 26: Natural logarithm

          Read section 9.3

          WeBWorK assignment 9.2 (due Friday, November 2)

          Written homework: Section 9.2 #21 (Due Thursday, November 1)

Monday, October 29: Exponential function

          Read section 9.4

          WeBWorK assignment 9.3 (due Friday, November 2)

          Written homework: Section 9.3 #18 (Due Thursday, November 1)

Wednesday, October 31: Exponential and logarithmic functions with other bases

          Read section 9.5

          WeBWorK assignment 9.4 (due Friday, November 2)

          Written homework: Section 9.4 #14 (due Thursday, November 1)

Friday, November 2: Inverse trig functions

          Read section 9.6

          WeBWorK assignment 9.5 (due Friday, November 9)

          Written homework: Section 9.5 #8 (due Thursday, November 8)

Monday, November 5: Hyperbolic functions

          Read section 4.7

          WeBWorK assignment 9.6 (due Friday, November 9)

Wednesday, November 7: L’Hopital’s rule

          Read section 10.1 (for next Wednesday)

          WeBWorK assignment 7.8 (due Friday, November 16)

          Written homework: Compute limx->∞(ex+x)1/x (due Thursday, November 15)

Friday, November 9: Exam 2

Monday, November 12: No class – Veteran’s Day holiday

Wednesday, November 14: Trigonometric integrals

          Read section 10.2

          WeBWorK assignment 10.1 (due Friday, November 16)

          Written homework: Section 10.1 #10 (due Thursday, November 15)

Friday, November 16: Trig substitution

          Read section 10.3

          WeBWorK assignment 10.2 (due Friday, November 30)

          Written homework: Section 10.2 #6 (due Thursday, November 29)

Monday, November 19: Integration by parts

          Read section 10.4

          WeBWorK assignment 10.3 (due Friday, November 30)

          Written homework: Section 10.3 #7 (due Thursday, November 29)

Wednesday, November 21: Partial fractions

          Can turn in question on note card – no reading assignment

          WeBWorK assignment 10.4 (due Friday, November 30)

          Written homework: Section 10.4 #1 (due Thursday, November 29)

Friday, November 23: No class – Thanksgiving holiday

Monday, November 26: More on partial fractions

          Look at problems in section 10.5

          Written homework: Section 10.4 #7 (due Thursday, November 29)

Wednesday, November 28: Review of integration techniques

          Read section 11.2

          WeBWorK assignment 10.5 (due Friday, November 30)

Friday, November 30: Improper integrals

          Read section 11.1

          WeBWorK assignment 11.2 (due Thursday, December 6)

          Written homework: Section 11.2 #4 (due Friday, December 7)

Monday, December 3: Center of mass

          Read sections 11.4-5

          WeBWorK assignment 11.1 (due Friday, December 7)

          Written homework: Section 11.1 #8 (due Thursday, December 6)

Wednesday, December 5: Arc length and surface area

          Can submit a review question over email before Friday

          WeBWorK assignment 11.4 (due Friday, December 7) and 11.5 (for practice only – will not be graded)

          Written homework: Section 11.4 #7 (due Thursday, December 6)

Friday, December 7: Wrap-up and review

Finals week office hours: Monday 2-4 pm, Tuesday 1:20-2:30 pm, 5-6 pm

Tuesday, December 11: Final exam, 7-10 pm in usual classroom

          May bring one 8 1/2'”x11” sheet of paper with handwritten notes


Last updated: 5 December 2012