MATH 230     Syllabus and Suggested Class Pace     Spring 2015

Please note that your instructor will likely adjust the syllabus from time to time. Exam dates may vary from the ones indicated. It is the student's responsibility to monitor the pace of the lectures. If you must miss a class, find out precisely which material you must learn on your own.

Week Dates Sections from textbook Topics
1 1/12-1/16 5.1, 5.2 Areas between curves, volumes between curves, integration
2 1/19-1/23 5.3, 8.1 MLK Day, volumes by cylindrical shells, arc length
3 1/26-1/30 8.2, 6.1, 6.2(6.2*) Surface area, inverse functions, exp (log) functions
4 2/2-2/6 6.3(6.3*), 6.4(6.4*), T1 Log (exp) functions, derivatives of log functions (general log/exp functions), Test 1
5 2/9-2/13 6.4(6.4*), 6.6, 6.8 Inverse trig functions, indefinite forms and l'Hopital's rule
6 2/16-2/20 7.1, 7.2 Integration by parts, trig integrals
7 2/23-2/27 7.3, 7.4 Trig substitutions, partial fractions
8 3/2-3/6 7.5, 7.7, T2 Strategy for integration, approximate integration, Test 2
3/6 Last day to withdraw from a full-semester course.
3/9-3/13 Spring Break
9 3/16-3/20 7.8, 11.1 Improper integrals, sequences
10 3/23-3/27 11.2, 11.3 Series, integral test
11 3/30-4/3 11.4, 11.5 Comparison tests, alternating series
12 4/6-4/10 11.5, 11.6, T3 Absolute convergence, ratio/root tests, Test 3
13 4/13-4/17 11.8, 11.9 Power series, power series representations
14 4/20-4/24 11.10, 11.11 Taylor series, applications of Taylor polynomials
15 4/27-5/1 11.11 Applications of Taylor polynomials, review for Final, Reading Day
  XXX 6:00-7:50 p.m. FINAL EXAMINATION