Math 125 - Calculus I


Course Content: Limits; continuity, derivatives and applications; antiderivatives; the fundamental theorem of calculus; exponential and logarithmic functions, corresponding to the material up to Section 5.5 (inclusive) in the text. 

Instructor: Larry Goldstein larry at usc dot edu

 KAP 406D, x02405

Office Hours: Mondays 9-10, Fridays 1:30-3

Teaching Assistant: Joseph Timmer timmer at usc dot edu 

Office Hours: Monday 6-7, Tuesdays 5-7 in the Math Center

Math Center  Drop in help, Monday to Thursday 8am to 7pm, Friday 8am to 5pm, Schedule


Lecture: 39820R - 10 MWF  THH 114

Textbook: Essential Calculus, James Stewart


Exams and Grading Policy


   
                   Midterm 1: Monday, September 27th,  covers up to and including Section 2.5 on the Chain Rule.
                   Two perfect scores of 250/250. 25th percentile = 130, median = 173.5, 75th percentile = 220

                   Midterm 2: Monday, November 1st, covers from section 2.7 on implicit differentiation to 4.5 on the substitution rule
                   High score 190, 25th percentile = 62, median = 105, 75th percentile = 150

Assignments


1.1:  1, 3, 6, 8, 14, 18, 21, 23, 33, 37, 41, 45, 49, 53, 57
1.2:  1, 6, 9, 13, 19, 33, 34, 35, 37, 46, 55, 56, 60, 65

1.3:  1, 3, 6, 8, 14, 23
1.4:  2,4,9,10,11,17,22,32,35,39,42,43,45,53,56
1.5:  4,5,6,10,16,21,26,30,33,39,46,47

1.6:  2,5,9,16,23,27,28,38,41,44,45,47
2.1:  2,5,10,18,20,25,28,30,37,40,42,45,48

2.2: 1,3,4,12,14,17,22,28,33,39,42,43
2.3: 1,4,13,22,25,33,35,37,41,47,51,53,54,57,65

2.4: 1,3,8,13,23,29,33,36,38,41,43,45,47,49,53,55
2.5: 1,6,7,14,15,24,39,44,49,56,58,60,64,66

2.6: 2,8,17,22,24,33,37,38
2.7: 1,3,9,11,15,14,16,18,22,25,33,34,35,37
2.8: 1,11,14,18,19,21,23,27

3.1: 2,3,5,9,18,20,23,29,33,35,37,44,51,56,57,60
3.2: 2,3,5,11,14,15,21,23,25,27,28,29,32,33
3.3: 2,7,10,11,15,19,27,31,33,37,43,46,48

3.4: 6,10,17,33,36,37,42
3.5: 1,2,4,8,12,19,23,28,31,32,41,43,44,46
3.6: 1,6,9,11,21,22

3.7: 1,4,24,25,30,36,37,40,43,44
4.1: 2,7,10,11,13,15,16,20
4.2: 1,3,8,11,13,15,17,22,25,29,33,39,41,45,47
4.3: 2,5,12,15,18,25,29,31,37,43,49,52,61

4.4: 2,3,7,8,9,10,16,17,22,23,30,31
4.5: 1,3,6,9,14,19,22,31,38,44,45,48,49,51,54,57
5.1: 1,5,6,16,17,20,22,24,29,31,34,35,37,40,42

5.2: 2,5,10,13,20,24,32,34,38,41,47,53,55,58,64,69,73
5.3: 1,2,3,5,8,10,11,14,15,18,21,34,35,37,38,42,43,48,49,51,56,59,62,67,70,73

5.4: 2,3,7,10,13,14,17,19,21,23,26,27,31,36,39,41,44,46,47,48,49,52
5.5: 2,3,8,9,11,13,15,18,19,20



Quiz Material:  (Material covered in the quiz is not finalized until it appears in bold)


August 31st:         1.1 - 1.2

September 7th:     1.3 - 1.5
September 14th     1.6, 2.1
September 21nd    2.2 - 2.3
October  5th         2.4-2.8
October 12th        3.1-3.3
October 19th        3.4-3.6
October 26th        3.7-4.3
November 9th      4.4-4.5, 5.1
November 16th     5.2-5.3
November 23th     5.4-5.5
November 30th     cumulative

Important Semester Dates

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