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Quantitative Syllabus Methods for Business Math 1303 Prof. Marco T. Morazn Contact Information: Office: SC-121 Email: Office Hours: M, W 1:00 2:00 pm or by appointment. TEXT: Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Business . . . , by Haeussler and Paul 12th edition PREREQUISITE: A passing grade in Math 1014 or the appropriate placement. Exams and Grading: Quizzes First Exam Second Exam Comprehensive Final 10% 25% 25% 40% Failing any two of the above components will earn you an F for the course regardless of your overall average. Homework and Class Participation: During lectures you will be given lists of homework problems. Every student is expected to solve the homework problems before the next lecture and to bring questions to class. Homework will not be collected. It is important that you complete the homework assigned in a timely fashion in order to fully participate in class discussions. At the beginning of each lecture, I will answer questions about the homework problems. POLICIES: Attendance to every class is mandatory. Academic dishonesty (e.g. cheating and plagiarism) will mean an F for the term. There will be no tolerance or second chances. Students are allowed to bring to every exam and quiz a one-page, 8x11, handwritten sheet of notes containing anything they like. Any part of the syllabus may be changed if considered necessary by the instructor. A Note for Students with Disabilities If you have a documented disability, or think you might have one, you may be eligible for accommodations in academic classes, the residence halls, food service areas, etc., under the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Disabilities may those include that are permanent or temporary and include, but are not limited to: learning disabilities, ADHD, medical issues, psychological or psychiatric problems, limited mobility, low vision or blindness, and hearing impairments. Students are not permitted to negotiate accommodations directly with professors. To receive special accommodations or assistance, please self-identify at the Office for Disability Support Services (DSS), Duffy Hall, Room 67 at the beginning of the semester. For more information or to register for services, contact Linda Walter, Director of DSS, at (973) 313-6003. TOPICS: Chapter/Sections 2 3 4 4.1 4.2 4.4 5 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 10 10.1 10.2 10.3 11 11.1 11.2 11.3 Topics Functions and Graphs Lines, Parabolas and Systems Exponential and Logarithmic Functions Exponential Functions Logarithmic Functions Logarithmic and Exponential Equations Mathematics of Finance Compound Interest Present Value Interest Compounded Continuously Annuities Amortization of Loans Limits and Continuity Limits Limits Continued Continuity Differentiation The Derivative Rules for differentiation The Derivative as a Rate of Change 12 12.1 12.2 12.7 13 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4 13.6 14 14.2 14.3 14.7 14.9 6 6.1 6.4 6.5 Additional Differentiation Topics Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions Derivatives of Exponential Functions Higher Order Derivatives Curve Sketching Relative Extrema Absolute Extrema Concavity The Second Derivative test Applied Maxima and Minima Integration The Indefinite Integral Integration with Initial Conditions The Fundamental Theorem of Integral Calculus Area Matrix Algebra Matrices Solving Systems by Reducing Matrices Solving Systems by Reducing Matrices (Continued) ... View Full Document

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