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Last Updated: December 6th, 2021
Week 1
8/23  8/29
Week
Sections Covered
Helpful Resources & Worksheets
Important Dates
Don't Forget to
Section 1.1: Four Ways to Represent a Function
Section 1.2: A Catalog of Essential Functions
Week 2
8/30  9/5
Complete

Lecture 1 Assignment on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 8/25, 1 min.
before class.

Syllabus Assignment on Blackboard.
DUE: Fri, 8/27, 11:59 PM
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
1.1: #s 718, 3946, 4958
1.2: #s 14, 19, 20
Complete

Section 1.1, 1.2 Assignments on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 9/1, 11:59 PM.

Section 1.3 Assignment on WebAssign has been extended.
DUE: Sat, 9/4, 11:59 PM.
QUIZ 1 is on Thur, 9/2
It covers Sections 1.1, 1.2, and 1.3. From Section 1.3 you will be asked to graph a transformation of an essential function.
Section 1.3: New Functions from Old Functions
Section 1.4: Exponential Functions
Section 1.5: Inverse Functions & Logarithms
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
1.3: #s 25, 926, 3344
1.4: #s 13, 914, 17
1.5: #s 114, 17, 20, 2330, 33, 34, 37, 3941, 4346
Week 3
9/6  9/12
QUIZ 2 is on Thur, 9/9
It covers Sections 1.3, 1.4, and 1.5. From Section 1.3, it may include a problem similar to problems 11 through 17 on WebAssign.
Complete

Sections 1.4 & 1.5 Assignments on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 9/8, 11:59 PM.

PreClass Assignment 

The Tangent Line Problem.
DUE: Wed, 9/8, in class.
Complete Problems 2, 3, and
4 on Worksheet 2 on your
own for practice (solutions have been posted).
Section 2.1: The Tangent Line & Velocity
Problems
Section 2.2: The Limit of a Function
QUIZ 3 is on Thur, 9/16
It covers Sections 2.1, 2.2, and 2.3.
Complete

Sections 2.1 & 2.2 Assignments on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 9/15, 11:59 PM.
Week 4
9/13  9/19
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
2.1: #s 36
2.2: #s 19, 12, 1520, 2426, 3932, 37, 38, 41, 42
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
2.3: 120, 2234, 3741, 4348, 5154
2.5: #s 310, 1320, 2228, 30, 33, 35, 36, 4345, 55, 58, 63, 64
Section 2.3: Calculating Limits Using Limit
Laws
Section 2.5: Continuity
Week 5
9/20  9/26
Week 6
9/27  10/3
Section 2.6: Limits at Infinity; Horizontal
Asymptotes
Section 2.7: Derivatives and Rates of Change
Section 2.8: The Derivative as a Function
Section 3.1: Derivatives of Polynomials &
Exponential Functions
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
2.6: #s 310, 1533, 4751
2.7: #s 1, 11, 13 – 15, 17 – 19, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41, 43, 45, 49, 52, 53, 56, 57, 59, 61, 63, 65, 69, 71
QUIZ 4 is on Thur, 9/23
It covers Sections 2.3 & 2.5. Please review associated WebAssign homework problems, examples done in class, and Worksheet 3 problems. For Section 2.3, study problems 13 to 20 on W.A.
Complete

Sections 2.3 & 2.5 Assignments on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 9/22, 11:59 PM.

Section 2.6 Assignment on WA
DUE: Sat, 9/25, 11:59 PM.
MIDTERM 1 is on
Monday, Sept. 27th in class
It covers
Sections 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.5, and 2.6.
Please review associated WebAssign homework problems, examples done in class, and Worksheets 1, 2, 3, and 4.
Two Practice Midterms have been posted on WebAssign.
Week 7
10/4  10/17
Section 3.2: The Product & Quotient Rules
Section 3.3: Derivatives of Trigonometric
Functions
Section 3.4: The Chain Rule
QUIZ 5 is on Thur, 10/6
It covers Sections 2.7 & 2.8. Please review associated WebAssign homework problems, examples done in class, and Maple Worksheet 2 problems.
One problem will involve finding the equation of a tangent line to a curve using the limit definition of the derivative of a function.
Complete

Section 2.7 Assignment on WA
DUE: Sun, 10/3, 11:59 PM.
Complete

Sections 2.8 & 3.1 Assignments on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 10/6, 11:59 PM.
10/910/17
FALL BREAK
Week 8
10/18  10/24
Section 3.5: Implicit Differentiation
Section 3.6: Derivatives of Logarithmic &
Inverse Trigonometric Functions
Complete

Sections 3.2, 3.3, & 3.4 Assignments on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 10/20, 11:59 PM.
QUIZ 6 is on Thur, 10/21
It covers Sections 3.2, 3.3, and 3.4. Please review associated WebAssign homework problems, examples done in class, and Worksheet 5 problems.
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
2.8: #s 315, 2132, 41, 4952
3.1: #s 340, 53, 54, 5963, 7579, 8587
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
3.2: #s 310, 1533, 4751
3.3: #s 140
3.4: #s 161, 6568
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
3.5: #s 144
3.6: #s 226, 2932, 4556, 6378
Week 9
10/25  10/31
Section 3.7: Rates of Change in the Natural &
Social Sciences
Section 3.8: Exponential Growth & Decay
Section 3.9: Related Rates
QUIZ 7 is on Thur, 10/28
It covers Sections 3.5 and 3.6. Please review associated WebAssign homework problems, examples done in class, and Worksheet 6 problems.
Complete

Sections 3.5 & 3.6 Assignments on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 10/27, 11:59 PM.
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
3.7: #s 112, 14, 20, 24
3.8: #s 16, 810
3.9: #s 37, 9, 1319, 21, 22, 25, 3133, 35, 4547, 49, 50
QUIZ 8 is on Thur, 11/4
It covers Sections 3.7, 3.8, and 3.9. Please review associated WebAssign homework problems, examples done in class, and Worksheet 7 problems.
Week 10
11/1  11/7
Section 3.10: Linear Approx. & Differentials
Section 4.1: Maximum & Minimum Values
Section 4.2: The Mean Value Theorem
Week 11
11/8  11/14
MIDTERM 2 is on
Monday, Nov. 8th in class
It covers
Sections 2.7, 2.8, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, and 3.8.
Please review associated WebAssign homework problems, examples done in class, and Worksheets 5, 6, and 7.
Two Practice Midterms have been posted on WebAssign.
Section 4.2: The Mean Value Theorem (cont.)
Section 4.3: What Derivatives Tell Us about
the Shape of a Graph
Related Rates Example by Dr. Fuentes  Worksheet 7, #4 Related Rates Example by Dr. Fuentes  Worksheet 7, #5
Implicit Diff. Example by Dr. Fuentes  Worksheet 6, #2 Logarithmic Diff. Example by Dr. Fuentes  Worksheet 6, #5
Complete

Sections 3.7 & 3.8 Assignments on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 11/3, 11:59 PM.

Section 3.9 Assignment on WA
DUE: Sat, 11/6, 11:59 PM.
Complete

Section 4.1 Assignment on WebAssign.
DUE: Sun., 11/14, 11:59 PM.
Section 4.3: What Derivatives Tell Us about
the Shape of a Graph (cont.)
Section 4.4: Indeterminate Forms & l'Hospital's
Rule
Week 12
11/15  11/21
Complete

Section 4.2 Assignment on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 11/17, 11:59 PM.

Section 4.3 Assignment on WebAssign.
DUE: Sun, 11/21, 11:59 PM.
QUIZ 9 is on Thur, 11/18
It covers Sections 4.1 and 4.2. Please review associated WebAssign homework problems, examples done in class, and Worksheet 8 problems.
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
4.1: #s 366
4.2: #s 58, 1524
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
4.2: #s 58, 1524
4.3: #s
Week 13
11/29  12/5
Section 4.5: Curve Sketching
Section 4.7: Optimization Problems
TEXTBOOK PRACTICE EXERCISES
4.3: #s
4.4: #s
There will be no quiz on Thur, 12/2.
Please bring your laptop to class on Thursday, Dec 2nd, instead.
Complete

Section 4.4 Assignment on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 12/1, 11:59 PM.

Maple Assignment PARTS 1 & 2 on Blackboard.
DUE: Sun, 12/5, 11:59 PM.
Week 14
12/6  12/12
Section 5.2: Antiderivatives & the Definite
Integral
Section 5.3: The Fundamental Theorem of
Calculus
REVIEW FOR FINAL EXAM
FINALS
WEEK
12/1112/17
Below are the dates and times of the final exam for each of my MAT 1500  Calculus I sections:
Section 4 (we meet MWF 9:3010:20 AM): Final Exam is Tues, Dec 14, 2:30 5:00 PM in John Barry Hall 204 (our classroom)
Section 11 (we meet MWF 10:3011:20 AM): Final Exam is Fri, Dec 17, 8:30  11:00 AM in John Barry Hall 204 (our classroom)
Section 7 (we meet MWF 11:30 AM12:20 PM): Final Exam is Sat, Dec 11, 10:45 AM  1:15 PM in John Barry Hall 204 (our classroom)
Complete

Section 4.5 Assignment on WebAssign.
DUE: Mon, 12/6, 11:59 PM.

Section 4.7 Assignment on WebAssign.
DUE: Wed, 12/8, 11:59 PM.

Sections 5.2 & 5.3 Assignment (single HW) on WebAssign.
DUE: Sun, 12/18, 11:59 PM.
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