Math 1131 Outline (Spring 2020)

Note: This schedule is subject to change as needed according to content coverage and unforseen events.

Week Dates Section Topic
2.1 The Tangent and Velocity Problems
2.2 The Limit of a Function
2.3 Calculating Limits Using the Limit Laws
2 1/27-1/31 2.4 The Precise Definition of a Limit
2.5 Continuity
2.6 Limits at Infinity; Horizontal Asymptotes
3 2/3-2/7 2.7 Derivatives and Rates of Change
2.8 The Derivative as a Function
3.1 Derivatives of Polynomials and Exponential Functions
4 2/10-2/14 3.2 The Product and Quotient Rules
Wed Discussion Midterm Exam 1 (2.1 – 2.3, 2.5 – 2.8, and 3.1)
5 2/17-2/21 3.3 Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions
3.4 The Chain Rule
3.5 Implicit Differentiation
6 2/24-2/28 3.6 Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions
3.8 Exponential Growth and Decay
7 3/2-3/6 3.9 Related Rates
3.10 Linear Approximations and Differentials
4.8 Newton’s Method
8 3/9-3/13  4.1 Maximum and Minimum Values
Wed Discussion Midterm Exam 2 (3.2 – 3.6, 3.8 – 3.10 and 4.8)
Spring Break 3/16-3/20 No Class Spring Recess
9 3/23-3/27 4.2 Mean Value Theorem
4.3 How Derivatives Affect the Shape of a Graph
4.4 Indeterminate Forms and l’Hospital’s Rule
10 3/30-4/3 4.7 Optimization Problems
4.9 Antiderivatives
11 4/6-4/10 5.1 Areas and Distances
5.2 The Definite Integral
5.3 The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
12 4/13-4/17  5.4 Indefinite Integrals and the Net Change Theorem
Wed Discussion Online Midterm Exam 3 (4.1 – 4.4, 4.7, 4.9 and 5.1 – 5.3)
13 4/20-4/24 5.5 The Substitution Rule
6.1 Areas Between Curves
14 4/27-5/1 6.2 Volumes
Review
Finals Week 5/4-5/9 Finals Week: Final Exam is Cumulative