PreCalculus and Calculus 1


REVISED

Summer 2014 quarter

Taught by

mathematics, history of science

Prerequisites

One quarter of precalculus/trig or equivalent.

The class will begin with an intense review of precalculus material most relevant to calculus. Students are expected to have had some experience with graphs and functions and trigonometry. Calculus topics will include limits, continuity, the limit definition of the derivative, differentiation rules, maxima and minima, optimization problems, Mean Value Theorem, Newton's method, and anti-differentiation. Emphasis throughout will be on modeling problems in the physical world. Students will work homework online, write exams, work in teams, and give verbal presentations of their results to the class.

Fields of Study

Preparatory for studies or careers in

mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, health-care professions, economics

Location and Schedule

Campus location

Olympia

Schedule

Offered during: Day

Advertised schedule: Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 1 pm

Final Schedule and Room Assignment

Books

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Online Learning

Hybrid Online Learning 25 - 49% Delivered Online

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Revisions

Date Revision
May 9th, 2014 Schedule changed to day meeting times

Registration Information

Credits: 8 (Summer)

Class standing: Freshmen–Senior

Maximum enrollment: 25

Summer

Course Reference Number

First Session (8 credits): 40112

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