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This exam consists of 2 parts. Part I contains 10 short `grab-bag' questions, each worth 4 points.
Part II contains 5 longer problems, each worth 12 points. This test is CLOSED BOOK. However,
each student is allowed to bring two
M403K 2nd Midterm (with solutions)
Given October 24, 2000
Problem 1. Graphing (2 pages)
[THIS PROBLEM IS ESSENTIALLY EXAMPLE 6 ON PAGES 205-7, ONLY SHIFTED
OVER BY ONE]
Consider the function
a) Find the partition points of f (if there are any) and make a
M403K Third Midterm Exam Solutions
Exam given April 11, 2002
1. Related rates.
Consider the curve
,
.
a) Find the slope of the line that is tangent to the curve at the point (2,3).
Take the derivative of the equation with respect to x:
,
so
.
b) A particl
M403K 2nd Midterm Exam Solutions
Exam Given March 7, 2002
Problem 1. Graphing
Consider the function
. (This function factors as
a) Find the partition points of f (if there are any) and make a sign chart for f.
).
Since
, the partition points are at x=-2 a
M403K First Midterm Exam (with Solutions)
Exam Given February 5, 2002
1. An explosive shell is shot out of a cannon. Its height above the ground (in feet) is given by the
function
, where x is the time (in seconds) since the firing.
a) Find the velocity o
M403K Final Exam Solutions
May 10, 2002
Problem 1. Graphing
Consider the function
.
a) Find the partition points of f and make a sign chart for f.
, so the partition points are 0,
for
and for
and
. The function is positive
. It is negative for
and for
.
b