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Fall 2019: Calculus & Applications (Math 120)

Overview

Instructor Dr. Armin Straub
MSPB 313
straub@southalabama.edu
(251) 460-7262 (please use e-mail whenever possible)
Office hours TR, 9am-noon, or by appointment
Lecture TR, 8:00-8:50am, in MSPB 350
Midterm exams Thursday, September 26
Thursday, October 24
Tuesday, November 26
Final exam Tuesday, December 10 — 8:00am-10:00am
Text Calculus & Its Applications (Brief Version), 14th edition
by Goldstein, Lay, Schneider, Asmar (Pearson, 2017)
Note. The MyLabsPlus access code comes with an ebook version of the text.
Syllabus syllabus.pdf
MyLabsPlus http://usouthal.mylabsplus.com

Getting started: checklist

Welcome to Calculus & Applications!

  • Bookmark this site. This is where all the material for the course will be posted.
  • Read the syllabus.
  • Log into MyLabsPlus. Your username is your Jag number J00... and your initial password is PASSWD (6 uppercase letters). (If you have used MyLabsPlus before, then use your previously established password.)

Free tutoring

Free tutoring for this course is provided by the Center for Academic Excellence. It is located on the 2nd floor of the Marx Library and is open Monday-Friday from 10:00am-6:00pm.

Lecture sketches and assignments

All assignments below should be completed before the next class meeting. Final due dates are available on MyLabsPlus (however, in order that I can help in case of any issues, do not wait until the due date).

Date Slides Homework & worksheets
08/20 slides01.pdf Chapter 0 & Section 1.1 (24 questions)
08/22 worksheet01.pdf, worksheet01-solution.pdf
08/27 slides02.pdf Sections 1.2, 1.3 & 1.6 (18 questions)
08/29 lab session
Quiz #1 is due by Friday (with extension to Sunday)
09/03 slides03.pdf Section 3.2 (14 questions), and Section 3.1 (7 questions)
09/05 lab session
Quiz #2 is due by Friday (with extension to Sunday)
09/10 slides04.pdf Section 1.7 (10 questions), and Section 1.8 (9 questions)
09/12 lab session
Quiz #3 is due by Friday (with extension to Sunday)