# MTH 131 Week 13 (Nov 15 - Nov 21)

### Before Wednesday's class (4 hours)

• Look back to end of Week 11 and get caught up on the material from Lectures 24 and 25.

• Practice suggested homework problems from section 4.5.

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• We will discuss the 1st and 2nd derivative tests (Lecture 24 and 25). Time permitting, we will begin Lecture 26 (limits at infinity).

### After Wednesday's class (6 hours)

• Carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 26.

• These videos will help with the Lecture 26 material.

• Carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 28.

• These videos will help with the Lecture 28 material.

• Practice suggested homework problems from sections 4.6 and 4.8.

• Quiz 6 is due December 1.

# MTH 131 Week 12 (Nov 8 - Nov 14)

### Before Wednesday's class (5 hours)

• Quiz 5 is due November 10.

• Prepare for Test 3. Test 3 is in class on Wednesday, November 10.
• The test covers these weekly objectives. (The test covers the material from the notes for Lectures 17-22 and 24.)
• The best thing you can do to prepare for the test is to practice lots of homework problems from sections 3.7, 3.9-4.3, and 4.4.
• You may use the trigonometry and derivatives handouts that were distributed in class, as long as you haven't written on them.
• You may want to check out old archived tests and quizzes from Spring 2021. In particular, see Quiz 4, Homework 4, and Test 3 (problems 2-15).
• You may want to check out old archived tests and quizzes from Fall 2020. In particular, see Quiz 6, Quiz 7, Quiz 8, and Test 3 (problems 2-8, 11).
• You may want to check out old archived tests and quizzes from Spring 2020. In particular, see Quiz 4, Quiz 5, and Test 3 (problems 2-10, 12a, 13a).

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• The entire class time will be used for Test 3.

### After Wednesday's class (5 hours)

• Look back to end of Week 11 and get caught up on the material from Lectures 24 and 25.

• Practice suggested homework problems from section 4.5.

• Carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 26.

# MTH 131 Week 11 (Nov 1 - Nov 7)

### Before Wednesday's class (4 hours)

• Homework 4 is due November 3.

• If you haven't already done so, carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 20 and Lecture 21.

• If you haven't already done so, carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 22.

• Practice suggested homework problems from sections 4.1-4.3.

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• We will catch up on the material from sections 4.2 and 4.3. Then we will discuss the 1st and 2nd derivative tests (Lecture 24 and 25).

### After Wednesday's class (6 hours)

• Briefly acquaint yourself with the material from Lecture 23.

• Carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 24 and Lecture 25.

• Practice suggested homework problems from section 4.2, 4.3 and 4.5.

• Start preparing for Test 3, which is scheduled for November10.

• Quiz 5 is due November 10.

# MTH 131 Week 10 (Oct 25 - Oct 31)

### Before Wednesday's class (4 hours)

• Quiz 4 is due October 27.

• If you haven't already done so, carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 20 and Lecture 21.

• If you haven't already done so, carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 22.

• Practice suggested homework problems from sections 4.1-4.3.

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• We will catch up on some examples from sections 3.9-4.3. Next we will briefly discuss Lecture 23 (section 4.4). Time permitting we will discuss the 1st and 2nd derivative tests (Lecture 24 and 25).

### After Wednesday's class (6 hours)

• Briefly acquaint yourself with the material from Lecture 23.

• Carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 24 and Lecture 25.

• Practice suggested homework problems from section 4.2, 4.3 and 4.5.

• Homework 4 is due November 3.

# MTH 131 Week 9 (Oct 18 - Oct 24)

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• For the first 30-45 minutes, we will do some example problems from Lectures 17 and 18. Next we will discuss Lecture 19 and do a few examples. Finally, we will spend 15 min or so discussing linearizations and differentials (Lectures 20 and 21).

### After Wednesday's class (5 hours)

• Carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 20 and Lecture 21.

• Carefully read and work through the notes for Lecture 22.

• Practice suggested homework problems from section 4.1-4.3.

• Quiz 4 is due October 27.

# MTH 131 Week 8 (Oct 11 - Oct 17)

### Before Wednesday's class (5 hours)

• Homework 3 is due October 13.

• Prepare for Test 2. Test 2 is in class on Wednesday, October 13.
• The test covers these weekly objectives. (The test covers the material from the notes for Lectures 10-16.)
• The best thing you can do to prepare for the test is to practice lots of homework problems from sections 3.1-3.6 and 3.8.
• You may use the trigonometry and derivatives handouts that were distributed in class, as long as you haven't written on them.
• You may want to check out old archived tests and quizzes from Spring 2021. In particular, see Quiz 3 and Test 2.

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• The entire class time will be used for Test 2.

### After Wednesday's class (5 hours)

• Look back to end of Week 7 and work on the material involving Lectures 17 and 18.

• Practice suggested homework problems from chapter 3.

# MTH 131 Week 7 (Oct 4 - Oct 10)

### Wednesday's class (2 hours)

• We will continue our study of differentiation rules. This week's new rules will include those for inverse functions, exponential functions, and logarithmic functions.

• Homework 3 is due October 13.

# MTH 131 Week 6 (Sep 27 - Oct 3)

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• We will study differentiation rules up through, and including, the chain rule. Time permitting, we will also discuss implicit differentiation.

• Quiz 3 is due October 6.

# MTH 131 Week 5 (Sep 20 - Sep 26)

### Before Wednesday's class (4 hours)

• Review the Lecture 10 and Lecture 11 notes. If you haven't watched the videos from the end of last week, please do so.

• Practice some of the suggested homework problems from sections 3.1-3.2.

• Come to Wednesday's class with a good understanding of the idea of the derivative and/or have questions ready.

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• We will briefly review the concept of the derivative. Then we will begin to study basic differentiation rules.

• Homework 2 is due September 29.

# MTH 131 Week 4 (Sep 13 - Sep 19)

### Before Wednesday's class (5 hours)

• Homework 1 is due September 15.

• Prepare for Test 1. Test 1 is in class on Wednesday, September 15.

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• The entire class time will be used for Test 1.

# MTH 131 Week 3 (Sep 6 - Sep 12)

### Before Wednesday's class (5 hours)

• Quiz 2 is due September 8.

• Practice the clicker problems associated with the Lecture 5 notes.

• Carefully read and work through the Lecture 7 notes.

• Carefully read and work through the Lecture 8 notes.

• After reading the lecture notes, work on this worksheet in order to be prepared for class.

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• We will practice all types of limit problems. Time permitting, we will also discuss the formal definition of limit.

• Homework 1 is due September 15.

### After Wednesday's class (5 hours)

• Work some of the suggested homework problems from sections 2.2-2.5.

• Review all lecture notes for Lectures 1 through 8 (and possibly 9).

• Begin preparing for Test 1, which is scheduled for September 15.

• Homework 1 is due Februray 10.

# MTH 131 Week 2 (Aug 30 - Sep 5)

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• We will discuss strategies for finding limits analytically. This material is in the notes labeled Lecture 4, Lecture 5, and Lecture 6.

• Quiz 2 is a take-home quiz covering the ideas in the Lectures 4, 5, and 6 notes. It is due September 8.

# MTH 131-950 Week 1 (Aug 23 - Aug 29)

### Wednesday class (2 hours)

• We will discuss the concept of limit and estimate limits graphically and numerically.

• Quiz 1 is a take-home quiz covering the ideas in the Lecture 3 notes. It is due September 1.