Math 2171-2. Calculus 1. Fall 2017

Instructor: Salman Abdulali

Office: Austin 330

Email: abdulalis (at ecu.edu). Phone: 328-4104

Lectures: Tuesday, Thursday, 1-2:40 pm (Rawl 103). Regular attendance is required.

Office hours: Tuesday, Thursday 12:30 to 1, 2:45 to 4, and 5:15-6 pm.

Prerequisite: Math 1083 or Math 1085 or Math 2122 with a minimum grade of C-.

Textbook: Stewart, Calculus, 8th edition with WebAssign. ISBN 9781305616685.

Homework: Homework will be assigned and graded through the online system WebAssign. The class key for this course is ecu 3550 0026.

Midterms: September 21, October 26, and, November 28. No makeups will be given. Students will be excused from a test with no penalty if a university excuse is provided before the test.

Final Exam: Tuesday, December 12, 11am-1:30 pm. The final exam will be cumulative.

Calculator Policy: Calculators will not be allowed during exams.

Grades: Any one missing the final exam will receive an F. Otherwise, each midterm will count for 20% of the grade. The final exam will count for 30%. Homework will count for 10%. A total score of 90% or higher will earn a grade of A; a score of 85% or higher will be at least an A-; a score of 80% or higher will be at least a B+; a score of 75% or higher will be at least a B; a score of 70% or higher will be at least a B-; a score of 65% or higher will be at least a C+; a score of 60% or higher will be at least a C; a score of 55% or higher will be at least a C-; a score of 50% or higher will be at least a D+; a score of 45% or higher will be at least a D; a score of 40% or higher will be at least a D-. A score below 40% will receive an F.

Syllabus: Limits and continuity, derivatives with applications, introduction to integration. This material is in the first four chapters of the text.

University Policies:

http://myweb.ecu.edu/abdulalis/2171Fall2017.html

Last revision: September 17, 2017