Math 221, Section 9: Analytic Geometry - Calculus I; Fall 2010.



Time and Location: MTuWF 12:05 - 12:55 PM in Schramk N 352.

Instructor: Dr. James (JP) Cossey
  • Office: CAS 234
  • Office Phone: 330 972 8127
  • Email is cossey@uakron.edu (which is the best way to get a hold of me)
  • Office hours:
    • Mon 3-4
    • Th 2-3
    • Fri 10-11
  • If you can't make my office hours, let me know and we can try to set up a time to meet. Here is my schedule for the fall semester.
Textbook: Required: Calculus, Single Variable (6th edition) by Stewart.

Course Syllabus.
The syllabus will include information about grading policies, exam schedules and policies, etc. You should definitely read it.

Homework and Quizzes
Homework problems will be posted here. Homework will be assigned but NOT graded. So why should you do the homework? Because there will be a quiz every Friday, and the quiz problems will be either exactly or almost exactly right off the homework.
Homework problems:
  • Homework 1, due Friday, 8/27:
    • Section 2.1: 1, 3, 5, 6
    • Section 2.2: 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 13, 15, 19, 21, 25, 26, 29

  • Homework 2, due Friday, 9/3:
    • Section 2.3: 1-17 odd, 21-31 odd, 46, 48
    • Section 2.4: 1, 3, 7, 11, 19, 41

  • Homework 3, due Friday 9/10:
    • Section 2.5: 1, 4, 5, 7, 11, 15, 19, 21, 31, 35, 37
    • Section 3.1: 5, 6, 14, 19, 23-35 odd, 39

  • Homework 4, due Friday, 9/17
    • Section 3.2: 1, 3, 7, 9, 13, 17, 19, 23, 25, 33, 39, 43, 49
    • Section 3.3: 1-41 odd (I know, it's a lot, but you need the practice), 57, 63, 89
    • Section 3.4: 1-35 odd, 39-48 all

  • Homework 5, due Friday, 9/24
    • Section 3.5: 1-47 odd, 16, 24, 44, 63, 77.
    • Section 3.6: 1-21 odd, 45, 47.

  • Homework 6, due Friday October 1st:
    • Section 3.7: 1, 5, 11(a), 13 (a) and (b), 15, 26 (a)
    • Section 3.8: 1, 3, 5, 9, 13, 15, 17, 23, 31

  • Homework 7, due Friday, October 8th:
    • Section 3.9: 1, 3, 11-21 odd, 23-29 odd, 31, 33.
    • Section 4.1: 3-13 odd, 17, 19, 25-41 odd, 45, 47, 49, 53, 63

  • Homework 8, due Friday, October 15th:
    • Section 4.2: 1-19 odd, 23, 32

  • Homework 9, due Friday, October 22nd.
    • Section 4.3: 1-17 odd, 21, 23, 29, 33, 39, 49, 53

  • Homework 10, Due Friday October 29th
    • Section 4.4: 3, 4, 7-29 odd, 33, 35, 37, 47-53 odd
    • Section 4.5: 3, 9, 11, 17, 19, 23, 27, 31, 43, 45, 49
    • Section 4.7 (Note: we're skipping 4.6): 3-13 odd, 17, 31, 35, 42, 47

  • Homework 11, due Friday, 11/5
    • Section 4.8: 4, 5, 15, 17
    • Section 4.9: 1-39 odd, 45, 53, 55, 57, 61, 68
    • Section 5.1: 1, 3, 5, 11, 17, 19, 21

  • Homework 12: Due Friday, 11/12
    • Section 5.2: 1, 3, 9, 11, 17-23 odd, 29, 35, 37, 39, 47-57 odd, 69
    • Section 5.3: 1-33 odd, 37, 45, 47-50 all, 57

  • Homework 13, due Friday, 11/19:
    • Section 5.4: 3-15 odd, 19-41 odd, 47-50 all, 57, 61
    • Section 5.5: 1-29 odd, 35-49 odd, 55, 57
    • Section 6.1: 1, 3, 7, 11, 15, 17, 21, 27, 31, 44

  • Homework 14, due Friday 12/3:
    • 6.1: same as above
    • 6.2: 1, 3, 5, 9, 11, 13, 19, 21, 23, 31, 33, 41, 45
    • 6.3: 3-13 odd, 17, 23, 25, 29
    • 6.5: 1-15 odd

We will have a quiz every week, except possibly for the weeks we have exams. The quizzes will be at the end of class on Fridays (about 15 minutes) and will cover the sections that that week's homework covered. No makeup quizzes will be given, but the lowest quiz grade will be dropped.

Exams
There will be three in-class exams, on the dates posted below. (Dates will also be announced in class.) The final exam is Monday, December 6th, 8AM - 9:55AM.

  • Exam 1: Tuesday, September 21st in class.
    • Here is a practice exam for the first exam.
    • Also, please note that the chain rule (section 3.5) will be on the exam. We'll be covering it Friday and Monday. If you want practice on the chain rule, and a head start on next week's homework, try: Section 3.5, problems: 1-47 odd, 16, 24, 44, 63, 77.

  • Exam 2: Tuesday, October 19th
    • Here is a practice exam for the second exam.
    • Also, please note that section 4.3 will be on the exam.

  • Exam 3: Tuesday, November 23rd. Here is the practice exam for the third exam.
  • Final Exam: Monday, December 6th, 8AM - 955AM in Ayer 112. Show up a little early if you want to start a little early. Also, here is a review sheet for the final exam.