MA100, Fall 2010: Outline and Homework
PART 2: Intro Calculus
(Weeks 6 to 12)
Textbook: Stewart’s “Calculus, Early Transcedentals”, 6th Edition
Week 6: Limits and continuity
Section 2.1 (The tangent and velocity problems), Exercises: 1, 5, 7
Section 2.2 (The limit of a function), Exercises: 1, 3, 5, 7
Section 2.3 (Calculating limits), Exercises: 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 15, 23, 25
Section 2.6 (Asymptotes), Exercises: 3, 5, 9, 15 to 33 (odds)
Week 7: Continuity. The derivative
Section 2.5 (Continuity), Exercises: 3, 11, 17 (but no need to sketch the graph), 19 (but no need to
sketch the graph), 35, 41
Sections 2.7 (Rates of change), Exercises: 1, 5, 9 (a), 25, 27
Sections 2.8 (Derivative as a function), Exercises: 1, 3 19, 21, 23, 27,
Section 3.1 (Derivatives of polynomials and exponentials), Exercises: 3 to 35 (odds), 45, 51, 53, 55, 64,
67
Week 8: Derivatives
Sections 3.2 (The product and quotient rule), Exercises: 1 to 20 (odds), 27, 31, 41, 43
Sections 3.3 (Derivatives of trigs), Exercises: 1 to 25 (odds), 29, 35
Section 3.4 (The chain rule), Exercises: 7 to 33 (odds), 47, 51, 55 (a), 67, 73
Section 3.5 (Implicit differentiation), Exercises: 5 to 21 (odds), 23, 25, 29,
Section 3.6 (Derivatives of logs), Exercises: 2 to 23 (odds), 27, 31, 37, 41, 43, 49