MATH 1300 - Calculus 1, Spring 2018


Course Calendar and Assignments

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday           Friday Saturday
Jan 14

Jan 15

Martin Luther King Day
No Class
Jan 16

1.1 - 1.3, review

Activity: Function Placemats

Jan 17

1.1 - 1.3, review

Activity: Transformation Matching
Activity: Parent Functions

EWA 1.1 due tonight
Jan 18

HW1 due

Project 1 - Modeling

EWA 1.2 due tonight
Jan 19

2.1 - The tangent and velocity problems

EWA 1.3 due tonight
Jan 20

Jan 21

Jan 22

2.2 - Limits

EWA 2.1 due tonight
Jan 23

2.2 - Limits

Jan 24

2.3 - Limit laws

EWA 2.2 due tonight
Jan 25

HW2 due

Project 2 - Limits

Jan 26

2.3 - Limit laws

EWA Review A due tonight
Jan 27

Jan 28

Jan 29

2.4 - Continuity,
Intermediate Value Theorem

EWA 2.3 due tonight
Jan 30

2.4, continued

EWA Review B due tonight
Jan 31

2.5 - Limits involving infinity

EWA 2.4 due tonight
Feb 1

HW3 due

Project 3 - Definition of Derivative

Feb 2

2.6 - Derivatives

EWA 2.5 due tonight
Feb 3

Feb 4

EWA 2.6 due tonight
Feb 5

Review
Exam 1

Feb 6

2.7 - The derivative function

Activity: The Derivative Function

Feb 7

2.7, continued

EWA 2.7 due tonight
Feb 8

HW4 due

Project 4 - Graphing Using Signs

Feb 9

2.8 - What does f' say about f?

Activity: Derivative Matching Cards

Feb 10

Feb 11

Feb 12

2.8, continued

EWA 2.8 due tonight
Feb 13

3.1 - Derivatives of polynomials and exponential functions

Activity: Polynomial Derivatives

EWA Review C due tonight
Feb 14

3.1, continued

Feb 15

HW5 due

Project 5 - Trig Review

EWA 3.1 due tonight
Feb 16

3.2 - Product and Quotient rules

Feb 17

Feb 18

Feb 19

3.2, continued

EWA 3.2 due tonight
Feb 20

3.3 - Derivatives of Trig Functions

EWA Review D due tonight
Feb 21

3.4 - The chain rule

EWA 3.3 due tonight
Feb 22

HW6 due

Project 6 - Chain Rule

Feb 23

3.4 - continued

Activity: Grade This Quiz

Feb 24

Feb 25

Feb 26

3.5 - Implicit differentiation

EWA 3.4 due tonight
Feb 27

4.1 - Related rates

EWA 3.5 due tonight
Feb 28

4.1, continued

Mar 1

HW7 due

Project 7 - Related Rates

Mar 2

Activity: Cups

EWA 4.1 due tonight
Mar 3

Mar 4

Mar 5

Review
Exam 2

Mar 6

3.6 - Inverse trig functions and their derivatives

Activity: The Arctangent Function

Mar 7

3.6, continued

EWA Review E due tonight
Mar 8

HW8 due

Project 8: Ebola and arctan x

Mar 9

3.7 - Derivatives of log functions

EWA 3.6 due tonight
Mar 10

Mar 11

Mar 12

3.8 - Rates of change in the natural and social sciences

EWA 3.7 due tonight
Mar 13

3.8, continued

EWA 3.8 due tonight
Mar 14

3.9 - Linear approximation and differentials

EWA Review F due tonight
Mar 15

HW9 due

Project 9 - The EVT

Mar 16

4.2 - Max and min values

EWA 3.9 due tonight
Mar 17

Mar 18

Mar 19

4.3 - Derivatives and shapes of curves

EWA 4.2 due tonight
Mar 20

4.3, continued

Activity: Sketching Snippets

EWA Review G due tonight
Mar 21

4.3, continued

EWA 4.3 due tonight
Mar 22

HW10 due

Project 10 - Graphing with Analysis

Mar 23

4.5 - Indeterminate forms and L'Hopital's Rule

Mar 24

Mar 26 - Mar 30
Spring Break

Apr 1

Apr 2

4.5, continued

Activity: Absolute Versus Local Extrema

Apr 3

Activity: Creating Functions that Model Real Examples

EWA Review H due tonight
Apr 4

4.6 - Applied optimization

EWA 4.5 due tonight
Apr 5

HW11 due

Project 11 - Applied Optimization

Apr 6

4.4 - Graphing with Calculus and Calculators.

Optional Activity: Example of Using Calculus Combined with Technology

EWA 4. 6 due tonight
Apr 7

Apr 8

EWA 4.4 due tonight
Apr 9

Review
Exam 3

Apr 10

4. 8 - Antiderivatives

Apr 11

5.1 - Areas and distances

EWA 4.8 due tonight
Apr 12

HW12 due

Project 12 - Riemann Sums

Apr 13

5.1 - Areas and distances

Apr 14

Apr 15

Apr 16

5.2 - The definite integral

EWA 5.1 due tonight
Apr 17

5.2, continued

EWA Review I due tonight
Apr 18

5.3 - Evaluating definite integrals (FTC)

EWA 5.2 due tonight
Apr 19

HW13 due

Project 13 - FTC

Apr 20

Activity: Boulder's Flood

Apr 21

Apr 22

Apr 23

5.3, continued

Activity: Definite Integral Dominoes

Apr 24

Activity: Area Accumulation Functions

EWA 5.3 due tonight
Apr 25

5.4 - The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

EWA Review J due tonight
Apr 26

HW14 due

Project 14 - y

Apr 27

5.4, continued

Activity: FTC (Derivatives of Area-Accumulators)

Apr 28

Apr 29

EWA Review K due tonight
Apr 30

5.5 - u/du substitution

Activity: Indefinite Integral Dominoes

EWA 5.4 due tonight
May 1

6.1 - More about areas

EWA 5.5 due tonight
May 2

Review

EWA Review L due tonight

May 3

HW15 due

Project 15 - Derivative Matching

EWA 6.1 due tonight
May 4

Reading Day
No Class
May 5

May 6


May 7

Final Exam
10:30 am - 1:00 pm

May 8


May 9

May 10

May 11


May 12