COURSE INFORAMTION

MATH  111  Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, Section 1    Fall 2004

 

Instructor : Preeti Raman                        Meeting Time : 9:00AM – 9:50AM , MWF  Room : HB 227

Instructor’s office : HB454                     Phone : 713-348-3283 Fax :713- 348-5231       E-mail : rpreeti@rice.edu

Office Hours : Monday and Friday 2:30pm – 3:30pm OR by an appointment

Homepage : http://math.rice.edu/~rpreeti/math111/home111.html

 

Text Book : Single Variable Calculus, Early Transcendentals”, 6th edition, Edwards and Penney ;  Published by Prentice Hall.

 

Course Description : This course is designed to be a slower paced version of MATH 101. The main topics are functions, limits, derivatives and integrals. We will go from Chapter 1 through Chapter 4 and part of Chapter 5 (till section 5.6 of Chapter 5).

 

Grading Procedure : 30% of the final grade will come from homework and another 30% will come from the final exam. There will be two in-class exams, each contributing 20% of the final grade.

 

Homework : Homework problems will be posted at the website for this course. Homework is due by 5 pm on the date indicated in "Homework and Schedule". You may either submit the Homework to me at the end of the class on due dates or slide it through my office (HB 454) door. No late homework will be accepted without a valid reason. You are encouraged to discuss homework problems with other students, but you should write them up on your own.  Please staple your homework. Graded homework will be kept in a box just outside my office (HB 454) door.

 

In-class Exams : There will be two in-class exams. The exam dates may be found in the website for this course.   Please do not miss any exam.   If you have a conflict, you should contact me before the exam for the possibility to take a make-up exam. No make-ups will be given except in serious and unavoidable circumstances.

 

Final Exam : December 8 from 2 to 5 pm in the room HZ 212.  No make-ups will be given except in serious and unavoidable circumstances.

 

Accomodation : Any student with a documented disability needing academic adjustments or accomodations is requested to speak with me during the first two weeks of class. All discussions will remain confidential. Students with disabilities should also contact Disability Support Services in the Ley Student Center.