MATH 1300 - Calculus 1, Spring 2018


This course has three midterm exams and a final exam. Note that these exams are in the evening, and do not take place your regular classroom. Exam locations vary by section and will be announced by each instructor in class. These locations are also given in the link below.
  • Monday, February 5, 2018, 5:15 pm to 6:45 pm
  • Monday, March 5, 2018, 5:15 pm to 6:45 pm
  • Monday, April 9, 2018, 5:15 pm to 6:45 pm
Final Exam: Monday, May 7, 2018, 10:30 am to 1:00 pm


Check back later for Midterm exam room assignments and study resources.

Exam 1 study resources:
The exam covers sections 1.1-1.3 and 2.1-2.6 of the textbook. In addition, you should know how to do all WebAssign problems, homework problems, and Thursday project problems.

There are also many review problems in the Chapter Reviews of your textbook (starting on page 81 for Chapter 1 and page 164 for Chapter 2.)
Below are some practice problems that you may find useful preparing for the exam. Note problems on the exam are not limited to problems such as these. You want to be flexible with your understanding, and be able to transfer concepts to various contexts.

Some practice problems
And here are solutions.
Some more practice problems
and here are solutions.

Here are some conceptual problems to consider. Note that a counterexample is an example for which the "if" part of the statement is true, but the "then" part of the statement is false.
and here are solutions.

Exam 3 study resources:
The exam covers sections 3.6 through 3.9 and sections 4.2, 4.3, 4.5, 4.6 and of the textbook. In addition, you should know how to do all WebAssign problems, homework problems, and project and in-class activities problems.

Below are some practice problems that you may find useful preparing for the exam. Note problems on the exam are not limited to problems such as these. You want to be flexible with your understanding, and be able to transfer concepts to various contexts.

Click here for Exam 3 review problems. and Solutions.
More optimization practice: Optimization practice problems, and solutions
Yet more optimization practice: Jae Min's optimization practice problems, and solutions
L'Hopital's rule practice: practice problems, and solutions (thanks to Noah Williams)