Spring 2023 - MATH 158 E200
Calculus II for the Social Sciences (3)
Class Number: 7964
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 3181, Burnaby
We 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 3181, Burnaby
1 778 782-3335
Prerequisites:MATH 150 or 151 or 154 or 157, with a minimum grade of C-.
Designed for students specializing in business or the social sciences. Topics include: theory of integration, integration techniques, applications of integration; functions of several variables with emphasis on double and triple integrals and their applications; introduction to differential equations with emphasis on some special first-order equations and their applications; sequences and series. Students with credit for MATH 152 or 155 may not take MATH 158 for further credit. Quantitative.
- Definite and indefinite integrals
- The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
- Integration techniques: substitution, powers of trigonometric functions, integration by parts, partial fraction method,
- Applications of integration: numerical integration, improper integrals, average value, area and volume
- Multi-variable functions: double and triple integrals
- Differential equations: separable DEs, first order linear DEs, simple models, slope field, Euler's Method
- Sequences and Series: integral test, alternating series, comparison test, absolute and conditional convergence, ratio and root tests, power series and polynomial approximation
- Applying qualitative analysis to business and economics models
- Instructor Questions 0%
- Online Questions (OQ0-OQ12) 15%
- Unit Tests (best 5 out of 6) 35%
- Final Exam 50%
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Course Notes: CALCULUS Early Transcendentals - Integral & Multi-Variable Calculus for Social Sciences adapted by Petra Menz and Nicola Mulberry available as a downloadable version from the Canvas MATH 158 course container in full format or section by section. If a student is enrolled in the course, this Canvas MATH 158 course container opens at the start of the term and can be accessed through https://canvas.sfu.ca/.
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