Math 142 Section 505

(NOTE: Most resources for this course are available on E-Campus. Please check this link often for updates!)
Thursday, 25 Apr:
  • Announcements:
    1. Homework 29 (LAST) due Monday, 28 Apr 11:55pm
    2. Final Exam (1.1-8.3) Wednesday, 7 May 8-10am
    3. Monday Week in Review problems from the semester linked here
    4. Tuesday Week in Review problems from the semester linked here
    5. Final Exam Review (me) Thursday 1 May 1-3pm in BLOC 169
    6. Course Evaluations available online this week (Click link to access)
    7. Remaining Ofc Hrs
      4/24 4-5pm; 4/28 1-2pm; 4/29 4-5pm; 4/30 10:30am-12:30pm; 5/6 11am-12pm, 1-2pm in BLOC 243C
      4/25 11:30am-12:30pm; 4/28 3-5pm; 5/5 3:30-5:30pm; 5/6 3:30-5:30pm in BLOC 602
    8. REMINDER: Help Sessions Sun-Thurs 8-10pm in BLOC 150


    Tuesday, 22 Apr:
  • Announcements:
    1. Homework 29 (LAST) due Monday, 28 Apr 11:55pm
    2. Final Exam (1.1-8.3) Wednesday, 7 May 8-10am
    3. Week in Review Monday 28 Apr 5:45-7:45pm in BLOC 166
    4. Week in Review Wednesday 30 Apr 3-5pm BLOC 102
    5. Course Evaluations available online this week (Click link to access)
    6. REMINDER: Ofc Hrs
      M 1-2pm; TR 4-5pm; R 10:30-11am in BLOC 243C
      M 3-5pm; TRF 11:30am-12:30pm in BLOC 602
    7. REMINDER: Help Sessions Sun-Thurs 8-10pm in BLOC 150
  • Section 8.3: Relative Extrema of Functions of Two Variables (no prep work)


  • Tuesday, 15 Apr:
  • Announcements:
    1. Exam III (6.1-6.7; 8.1-8.2) Thursday, 17 Apr
    2. THIS WEEK: Ofc Hrs
      TW 4-5pm; R 10:30-11am in BLOC 243C
      M 3-5pm; T 11:30am-12:30pm; R 11am-12noon in BLOC 602
  • Answers to Sample Questions for Exam III


  • Thursday, 10 Apr:
  • Announcements:
    1. Quiz 8 (LAST!) due Thursday, 10 Apr at the BEGINNING of class
      (Download from E-Campus)
    2. Homework 25, 26, 27, 28 due Monday, 14 Apr 11:55pm
  • Section 8.1: Functions of More than One variable (no prep work)
  • Section 8.2: Partial Derivatives (no prep work)


  • Tuesday, 8 Apr:
  • Announcements:
  • Section 6.6: Area Between Curves (no prep work)
  • Section 6.7: Consumers' and Producers' Surplus (no prep work)


  • Thursday, 3 Apr :
  • Announcements:
    1. Quiz 7 due Thursday, 3 Apr at the BEGINNING of class
      (Download from E-Campus)
    2. Homework 23, 24 due Monday, 7 Apr 11:55pm
  • Section 6.5: The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus     Prep Work


  • Tuesday, 1 Apr:
  • Announcements:
  • Section 6.4: The Definite Integral     Prep Work


  • Thursday, 27 Mar:
  • Announcements:
    1. Homework 20, 21, 22 due Monday, 31 Mar 11:55pm
  • Section 6.3: Estimating Area and Distance (no prep work)


  • Tuesday, 25 Mar :
  • Announcements:
    1. No WIR this week (resumes Monday 31 Mar)
  • Section 6.1: Antiderivatives (no prep work)
  • Section 6.2: Substitution (no prep work)


  • Tuesday, 18 Mar:
  • Announcements:
    1. Homework 17, 18, 19 due TUESDAY, 18 Mar 11:55pm (NOTE CHANGE)
    2. Exam II Thursday 20 Mar over Sections 4.1-4.5, 5.1-5.6
    3. THIS WEEK: Ofc Hrs
      M 1-2pm, TW 4-5pm; R 10:30-11am in BLOC 243C
      M 3-5pm; T 11:30am-12:30pm; R 11am-12noon in BLOC 602
  • Answers to Exam II Sample Questions


  • Thursday, 6 Mar:
  • Announcements:
    1. Quiz 6 due Thursday, 6 Mar BEGINNING of class
      (Download from E-Campus)
  • Section 5.6: Optimization and Modeling (no prep work)


  • Tuesday, 4 Mar:
  • Announcements:
    1. Quiz 6 due Thursday, 6 Mar BEGINNING of class
      (Download from E-Campus)
    2. Homework 17, 18, 19 due TUESDAY, 18 Mar 11:55pm (NOTE CHANGE)
  • Section 5.4: Additional Curve Sketching (no prep work)
  • Section 5.5: Absolute Extrema (no prep work)


  • Thursday, 27 Feb :
  • Announcements:
    1. Quiz 5 due Thursday, 27 Feb BEGINNING of class
      (Download from E-Campus)
    2. Homework 15, 16 due Monday, 3 Mar 11:55pm
  • Section 5.3: Limits at Infinity (no prep work)


  • Tuesday, 25 Feb :
  • Announcements:
  • Section 5.2: Graphing and the Second Derivative (no prep work)


  • Thursday, 20 Feb:
  • Announcements:
    1. Quiz 4 due Thursday, 20 Feb BEGINNING of class
      (Download from E-Campus)
    2. Homework 12, 13, 14 due Monday, 24 Feb 11:55pm
  • Section 4.5: Elasticity of Demand     Prep Work
  • Section 5.1: Graphing and the First Derivative (no prep work)


  • Tuesday, 18 Feb:
  • Announcements:
  • Section 4.4: General Chain Rule (no prep work)


  • Thursday, 13 Feb:
  • Announcements:
    1. Homework 09, 10, 11 due Monday, 17 Feb 11:55pm
  • Section 4.2: Product and Quotient Rule (no prep work)
  • Section 4.3: Chain Rule (no prep work)
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  • Tuesday, 11 Feb:
  • Announcements:
    1. Quiz 3.5 due beginning of class Tuesday 11 Feb (see details below)
    2. No WIR this week (resumes Monday 17 Feb)
  • Section 4.1: Derivative Rules     Prep Work
    (DOUBLES AS QUIZ 3.5: DUE BEGINNING OF CLASS TUESDAY, 11 FEB! Print one copy to turn in and another copy to discuss in class Tuesday. NO LATE SUBMISSIONS!)


  • Thursday, 6 Feb:

    Tuesday, 4 Feb:
  • Announcements:
    1. Exam I Thursday, 6 Feb over Sections A.8, 1.1-1.3, 1.5, 3.1-3.3
      (Study Guide available: click on link above)
  • Answers to Sample Questions posted on the Study Guide
  • (spend entire class discussing Exam)

    Thursday, 30 Jan:
  • Announcements:
    1. Quiz 3 due Thursday, 30 Jan at BEGINNING of class
      (Download from E-Campus)
    2. Homework 06, 07, 08 due Monday, 3 Feb 11:55pm
  • Section 3.3: The Derivative (no Prep Work)


  • Tuesday, 28 Jan:
  • Announcements:
  • Section 3.2: Rates of Change (no Prep Work)
  • Historical Problem #1: To find the slope of a line tangent to a curve. Key to Solution


  • Thursday, 23 Jan:
  • Announcements:
    1. Homework 03, 04, 05 due Monday, 27 Jan 11:55pm
    2. Quiz 2 due Thursday, 23 Jan at BEGINNING of class
      (Download from E-Campus)
    3. If you were absent Tuesday, see me BEFORE class for assigned seating
  • Section 3.1: Limits     Prep Work


  • Tuesday, 21 Jan:
  • Section 1.3: Exponential Functions     Prep Work (TRY THIS BEFORE CLASS!!)
  • Section 1.5: Logarithmic Functions     Prep Work (TRY THIS BEFORE CLASS!!)


  • Thursday, 16 Jan:
  • (Shameless personal plug): Love good theatre? Love Jesus? Come see Jesus Christ, Superstar this weekend!
    (See link for details. Sorry, no bonus points for attending!)


  • Tuesday, 14 Jan:
  • Section 1.1: Functions     Prep Work (TRY THIS BEFORE CLASS!!)
    For practice on this, go to the OAL or VOAL and try Maplet #4 (Horizontal and Vertical Shifting of the Basic Functions). Instructions available on E-Campus.
  • Section 1.2: Functions as Mathematical Models     Prep Work (TRY THIS BEFORE CLASS!!)


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