Calculus for Management, Life and Social Sciences

Spring, 2010

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Course information**

Course syllabus

Course calendar

Homework assignments

Exam study guides: Exam 1 | Exam 2 | Exam 3

KnightVision (for access to exam solutions)

Algebra: Grading Codes | Top Algebra Errors Made by Calculus Students

Some thoughts about good mathematics students and suggestions on how to become one

Professor Scofield's homepage

Course calendar

Homework assignments

Exam study guides: Exam 1 | Exam 2 | Exam 3

KnightVision (for access to exam solutions)

Algebra: Grading Codes | Top Algebra Errors Made by Calculus Students

Some thoughts about good mathematics students and suggestions on how to become one

Professor Scofield's homepage

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Course-related links**

Optimization: Problems
from Sections 2.6—2.7

Regression material, from Wed. May 5:

Regression material, from Wed. May 5:

Webpage containing entry boxes (half-way down page) for
checking your computation of sums in the formulas for slope
and *y*-intercept

Tutorial for statistical calculations on a TI-83 (also applies to the TI-84, and perhaps others)

StatCrunch statistical software (requires login info identical to KnightVision login)

Short guide to StatCrunch

Tutorial for statistical calculations on a TI-83 (also applies to the TI-84, and perhaps others)

StatCrunch statistical software (requires login info identical to KnightVision login)

Short guide to StatCrunch

Curve
sketching practice (some solutions provided)

Graphing utilities and demonstrations:

Derivative Function Applet: See the relationship between a function and its derivative

Polygonal approximations to area of the unit circle

Riemann Sums Applet: Approximate areas under curves using rectangles and trapezoids.

A
simple graphing applet

A multigraph applet

An applet for exploring the graphs of polynomials (up to degree 5)

An applet for exploring transformations of input/output of a function

An applet for exploring compositions of functions

Secant Tangent Applet:
See demonstration of tangent line approximated by secant linesA multigraph applet

An applet for exploring the graphs of polynomials (up to degree 5)

An applet for exploring transformations of input/output of a function

An applet for exploring compositions of functions

Derivative Function Applet: See the relationship between a function and its derivative

Polygonal approximations to area of the unit circle

Riemann Sums Applet: Approximate areas under curves using rectangles and trapezoids.

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Other useful links**

Mozilla's homepage, for
downloading its Firefox browser

This page maintained by:
Thomas L. Scofield

Department of Mathematics and Statistics,
Calvin College