MATH 230H       Student Information Sheet       Spring 2004

CALCULUS II (4): A first course in calculus.
TEXT: Calculus, 5th Ed., by James Stewart, McMaster University

INSTRUCTOR: John Beachy, Watson 355, Phone 753-6753     Office Hours: MWF 10:00 - 11:00

TEACHING ASSISTANT: Biling Hong, DuSable 370     Office Hours: to be announced

GRADING: Grades will be assigned on the basis of 650 points, with 3 hour exams worth 100 points each, quizzes and/or homework worth a total of 150 points, and the final exam worth 200 points. The final will be a comprehensive departmental examination, scheduled as a mass exam on Friday, December 11, 8:00-9:50 A.M. The last day for undergraduates to withdraw is Friday, October 17.

HONORS CREDIT: Honors credit is given via concurrent registration in Math 297. The grade in Math 297 will be determined as follows: homework 60%; one hour exam 40% each. The honors part of the course will cover additional sections in the text (6.5, 7.6, 9.2, 9.3) plus come additional related material.

SYLLABUS: The topics covered are contained in Chapters 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, and Section 10.4 of the text. Honors sections (Math 297) are listed below in bold type.

       Tentative lecture schedule
Monday    Tuesday   Wednesday  Thursday   Friday           M Tu  W Th  F
 6.5        6.1        6.2     Recitation  6.2        JAN 12 13 14 15 16
Holiday     6.3        6.3        "        6.4            19 20 21 22 23
 7.1        7.2*       7.2*       "        7.3*           26 27 28 29 30
 7.4*      10.4       10.4      Review    EXAM 1      FEB  2  3  4  5  6
 7.5        7.5        7.6     Recitation  7.6             9 10 11 12 13
 7.6        7.7        8.1     Recitation  8.1            16 17 18 19 20
 8.2        8.3        8.4        "        8.5            23 24 25 26 27
 8.5        8.8        8.8      Review    EXAM 2      MAR  1  2  3  4  5
      SPRING BREAK                                         8  9 10 11 12
 9.1        9.2        9.2     Recitation  9.2            15 16 17 18 19
 9.3        9.3        ***        "        ***            22 23 24 25 26
12.1       12.1       12.2        "       12.2            29 30 31  1  2
12.3       12.4       12.5        "       12.6        APR  5  6  7  8  9
12.7       12.8       12.9        "       12.9            12 13 14 15 16
12.10      12.10     Review     Review    EXAM 3          19 20 21 22 23
12.12   Honors Exam   12.12     Review  Reading Day       26 27 28 29 30
         FINAL EXAM   Tuesday, 4-5:50 PM              MAY  3  4  5  6  7

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