Illinois State University Mathematics Department

MAT 145: Calculus  I

Dr. Roger Day (day@ilstu.edu)


Here are links to the PowerPoint slides used each day in class. For many class sessions shown here, there also are links to in-class activities and handouts as well as take-home assignments.

Syllabus, Schedule, and More

Get the current syllabus, the semester schedule, WebAssign information, Mathematics Department Writing Guidelines, and more information about the course.
Course Resources

Here are links to activities carried out in class or assigned for out-of-class completion, solution guides for some activities, and links to other useful resources such as calculator tutorials.
  Content Notes

PowerPoint slides from the textbook publisher are here, section by section, for the content of Calculus II. Use these to review and reinforce class notes and activities. Other content links are also here.
Quizzes and Tests

Go here to review assessments and solution guides from the current semester and use links to assessments from previous semesters.


Daily Plans (PowerPoint Slides) and Course Activities
Monday
Wednesday
Friday
Day #1 1/14/19
Course Intro and Expectations: See Syllabus and more here. Be sure to enroll in WebAssign. Info here.
Sign up for Remind text messages.
Complete Tasks #1 and #2 on this handout, including SurveyMonkey responses. Here's how to get to the interactive app for Task #1.
Day #2 1/16/19
Sectant-line slopes to tangent-line slopes: Numerical Approximations (Section 2.1)
Complete Tasks #3 through #5 on this handout.
WebAssign 2.1 due Thursday night!
Quiz #1 and Solutions
Day #3 1/18/19
Here's a note about making the most of WebAssign.
Approachments and Limits (Section 2.2)

Quiz #2 and Solutions. Go here (bottom of page) to study materials from previous semesters.
Day #4 1/21/19
Martin Luther King, Jr National Holiday
Day #5 1/23/19
Day #6 1/25/19
Day #7 1/28/19 Day #8 1/30/19 Day #9 2/01/19

Test #1
Day #10 2/04/19 Day #11 2/06/19 Day #12 2/08/19
Day #13 2/11/19 Day #14 2/13/19 Day #15 2/15/19
Day #16 2/18/19 Day #17 2/20/19 Day #18 2/22/19
Day #19 2/25/19 Day #20 2/27/19 Day #21 3/01/19

Test #2
Day #22 3/04/19 Day #23 3/06/19 Day #24 3/08/19
Day #25 3/11/19 Day #26 3/13/19 Day #27 3/15/19
Day #28 3/18/19 Day #29 3/20/19 Day #30 3/22/19
Day #31 3/25/19 Day #32 3/27/19 Day #33 3/29/19

Test #3
Day #34 4/01/19 Day #35 4/03/19 Day #36 4/05/19
Day #37 4/08/19 Day #38 4/10/19 Day #39 4/12/19
Day #40 4/15/19 Day #41 4/17/19 Day #42 4/19/19
Day #43 4/22/19 Day #44 4/24/19 Day #45 4/26/19

Test #4
Day #46 4/29/19 Day #47 5/01/19 Day #48 5/03/19



Semester Exam: May 6, 2019, 8:00 pm to 10:40 PM
Location TBA