# Spring 2022 - MATH 150 D200

## Overview

• #### Course Times + Location:

Mo, We, Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3170, Surrey

We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3170, Surrey

• #### Exam Times + Location:

Apr 25, 2022
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
SRYE 4016, Surrey

• #### Instructor:

Natalia Kouzniak
kouzniak@sfu.ca
1 778 782-7507
• #### Prerequisites:

Pre-Calculus 12 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least B+, or MATH 100 with a grade of at least B-, or achieving a satisfactory grade on the Simon Fraser University Calculus Readiness Test.

## Description

#### CALENDAR DESCRIPTION:

Designed for students specializing in mathematics, physics, chemistry, computing science and engineering. Topics as for Math 151 with a more extensive review of functions, their properties and their graphs. Recommended for students with no previous knowledge of Calculus. In addition to regularly scheduled lectures, students enrolled in this course are encouraged to come for assistance to the Calculus Workshop (Burnaby), or Math Open Lab (Surrey). Students with credit for either MATH 151, 154 or 157 may not take MATH 150 for further credit. Quantitative.

#### COURSE DETAILS:

Chapter 1 - Functions and Models

1.1 Four ways to represent a function
1.2 Mathematical Models: A Catalogue of Essential functions
1.3 New Functions from Old Functions
1.4 Exponential Functions
1.5 Inverse Functions and Logarithms

Chapter 2 - Limits and Derivatives
2.1 Tangent and Velocity Problems
2.2 Limit of a Function
2.3 Calculating Limits Using the Limit Laws
2.5 Continuity
2.6 Limits at Infinity; Horizontal Asymptotes
2.7 Derivatives and Rates of Change
2.8 The Derivative as a Function

Chapter 3 - Differentiation Rules
3.1 Derivatives of Polynomials and Exponential Functions
3.2 Product and Quotient Rules
3.3 Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions
3.4 The Chain Rule
3.5 Implicit Differentiation
3.6 Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions
3.7 Rates of Change in the Natural and Social Sciences
3.8 Exponential Growth and Decay
3.8 Newton's Law of Cooling
3.9 Related Rates
3.10 Linear Approximations and Differentials
3.11 Hyperbolic Functions (Optional)

Chapter 4 - Applications of Differentiation
4.1 Maximum and Minimum Values
4.2 The Mean Value Theorem
4.3 How Derivatives Affect the Shape of a Graph
4.4 Indeterminate Forms and L'Hospital's Rule
4.5 Summary of Curve Sketching
4.7 Optimization Problems
4.8 Newton's Method

Chapter 10 - Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates
10.1 Curves Defined by Parametric Equations
10.2 Calculus with Parametric Curves
10.3 Polar Coordinates

#### Course Delivery

•  Midterm(s): synchronous; date(s):
Friday February 11, 2022 & Friday March 25, 2021

•  Final exam: synchronous; date: TBA

• Weekly Quizzes 10%
• Online Assignments 15%
• Midterm 1 20%
• Midterm 2 20%
• Final Exam 35%

#### NOTES:

THE INSTRUCTOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE ANY OF THE ABOVE INFORMATION.
Students should be aware that they have certain rights to confidentiality concerning the return of course papers and the posting of marks.
Please pay careful attention to the options discussed in class at the beginning of the semester.

## Materials

#### MATERIALS + SUPPLIES:

The class will run in-person. However, given the ongoing unpredictability induced by the pandemic, it is prudent to plan for various eventualities. Ensure that you have:

• Ability to scan documents for homework/ exams (phone app acceptable)

Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 8th Edition Textbook, by James Stewart, packaged with Multi-term Enhanced WebAssign [Text + EWA/eBook]

*Please Note: If you have purchased the above package within the last 5 years, do not purchase again!
ISBN: 9781305597624