AMS 161-Fall 2018
Course Description: This is a second course in single variable calculus where you will learn about infinite series, integration and differential equations. We will cover much of chapters 5 through 8 in the text. Attendance at every lecture is essential to follow our discussion of concepts!
Course Instructor: Bill Bernhard (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Required materials: Single Variable Calculus Textbook -4th Edition (Stony Brook Edition) by James Stewart and a webassign access code purchased from www.webassign.net. Calculators will not be permitted on exams but a graphing calculator is required for the lecture hall.
Grading: Exam #1 (20%) on 10/1 or 10/2 depending when you have lecture.
Exam #2 (20%) on 11/14 or 11/15 depending on when you have lecture.
Webassign (20%) You will need to access www.webassign.net. You will need to purchase an access code and use our class key which is sunysb 7718 5314. There will be a new assignment every week on Sunday beginning on 9/2. Assignments will be due at 11:59pm every Sunday from 9/9 to and including 12/9 .You may not drop or miss any assignments and there are no extensions. Your score is based on the percentage of total points earned for the entire semester. We are not using Blackboard for webassign.
Final Exam (40 %) Please see Stony Brook Final Exam schedule to see when you take your final exam.
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