# Fordham Math 1203-R02/R03/R04: Applied Calculus I, spring 2023

## Course Documents and Links

- Syllabus
- Digital textbook and online homework (instructions for access are in the syllabus)

## Office Hours

- Tue & Fri 2:30-4:30pm, JMH 418

## Additional Resources

- The Math Department operates a Math Help Room at each campus. They are free, and you do not need an appointmentâ€”just drop in anytime they are staffed. The Rose Hill location is JMH 410, and the Lincoln Center location is Lowenstein 810/812. Here is a link to the Math Help Room schedules.
- Students looking for additional assistance outside of the classroom are encouraged to consider working with a peer tutor through Knack. Tutors are paid by Fordham -- students do not pay. To view available tutors and get started, visit fordham.joinknack.com.
- Desmos.com provides a free online graphing calculator. They also have a free app for mobile devices.
- WolframAlpha.com provides a search bar for everything mathematical.
- Calculus.org has links to supplemental notes, examples, practice exams, etc.
- Here is a condensed Review of Essential Algebra Concepts and Skills for Calculus that you may find helpful, especially if it has been some time since you were last in a math classroom. It ends with lots of practice exercises and includes solutions so you can test yourself.
- Here is another review of What to know before taking calculus with lots of links to lecture-style videos.

## Lectures and Assignments

After each class, an online homework covering that day's material is assigned through WebAssign (WA) and should be completed before the next class. Approximately every two weeks, a take-home quiz will be assigned, posted below, and due two classes later.

Class | R02/R03 Date | R04 Date | Topic | Assignment |
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1 | Th 01/19 | Tu 01/17 | 1.1 Functions and their Representations, 1.2 Combining and Transforming Functions | WA 1.1, 1.2 |

2 | Mo 01/23 | Fr 01/20 | 1.3 Linear Models and Rates of Change, 1.5 Exponential Models | WA 1.3, 1.5 |

3 | Th 01/26 | Tu 01/24 | 1.6 Logarithmic Functions, 2.1 Measuring Change | WA 1.6, 2.1, Quiz 1 due class 5 |

4 | Mo 01/30 | Fr 01/27 | 2.2 Limits | WA 2.2 |

5 | Th 02/02 | Tu 01/31 | 2.3 Rates of Change and Derivatives | WA 2.3 |

6 | Mo 02/06 | Fr 02/03 | 2.4 The Derivative as a Function | WA 2.4, Quiz 2 due class 8 |

7 | Th 02/09 | Tu 02/07 | 3.1 Shortcuts to Finding Derivatives | WA 3.1 |

8 | Mo 02/13 | Fr 02/10 | 3.2 Introduction to Marginal Analysis | WA 3.2 |

9 | Th 02/16 | Tu 02/14 | Review | |

10 | Tu 02/21 | Fr 02/17 | Exam 1 (all sections listed above) | |

11 | Th 02/23 | Fr 02/24 | 3.3 The Product and Quotient Rules | WA 3.3 |

12 | Mo 02/27 | Tu 02/28 | 3.4 The Chain Rule | WA 3.4, Quiz 3 due class 14 |

13 | Th 03/02 | Fr 03/03 | 3.5 Implicit Differentiation and Logarithms | WA 3.5 |

14 | Mo 03/06 | Tu 03/07 | 3.6 Exponential Growth and Decay | WA 3.6 |

15 | Th 03/09 | Fr 03/10 | 4.1 Related Rates | WA 4.1, Quiz 4 due class 17 |

16 | Mo 03/20 | Tu 03/21 | 4.2 Maximum and Minimum Values | WA 4.2 |

17 | Th 03/23 | Fr 03/24 | 4.3 Derivaives and the Shapes of Curves | WA 4.3 |

18 | Mo 03/27 | Tu 03/28 | 4.4 Asymptotes, 4.5 Curve Sketching | WA 4.4, Quiz 5 due class 20 |

19 | Th 03/30 | Fr 03/31 | 4.6 Optimization | WA 4.6 |

20 | Mo 04/03 | Tu 04/04 | Review | |

21 | Th 04/13 | Tu 04/11 | Exam 2 (sections 3.3-6, 4.1-6) | |

22 | Mo 04/17 | Fr 04/14 | 5.1 Cost, Area and the Definite Integral | WA 5.1 |

23 | Th 04/20 | Tu 04/18 | 5.2 The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus | WA 5.2 |

24 | Mo 04/24 | Fr 04/21 | 5.4 Integration by Substitution | WA 5.4, Quiz 6 due class 26 |

25 | Th 04/27 | Tu 04/25 | 6.1 Areas Between Curves | WA 6.1 |

26 | Mo 05/01 | Fr 04/28 | Review | |

27 | Tu 05/02 | Review | ||

** | Th 05/11 | Final Exam for R02 9:30-11:30 am (all sections listed above) | ||

** | Fr 05/12 | Final Exam for R04 1:30-3:30 pm (all sections listed above) | ||

** | Mo 05/15 | Final Exam for R03 1:30-3:30 pm (all sections listed above) |