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Course Coordinator: | Course Coordinator: | ||

- | * Dr. Walter Carlip /*[226/227]*/ | + | * Prof. Walter Carlip /*[226/227]*/ |

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===== Textbook ===== | ===== Textbook ===== | ||

- | ``Calculus Single Variable'' by James Stewart, Eighth Edition (with WebAssign Access Code), Cengage Learning, 20 Channel Center Street, Boston, MA 02210, USA, ISBN: 978-1-305-26663-6. | + | ``Calculus Single Variable'' by James Stewart, Ninth Edition (with WebAssign Access Code), Cengage Learning, 20 Channel Center Street, Boston, MA. |

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===== Help Outside of Class ===== | ===== Help Outside of Class ===== | ||

- | The Calculus 2 Help Room, located in Whitney Hall (WH-235), is staffed by instructors who teach the course and will be open after the first week of classes. Students can walk in with no appointment and ask questions of any available instructor. **[[https://www2.math.binghamton.edu/p/helprooms|Click here for the Help Room schedule.]]** | + | /*The Calculus 2 Help Room, located in Whitney Hall (WH-235), is staffed by instructors who teach the course and will be open after the first week of classes. Students can walk in with no appointment and ask questions of any available instructor. **[[https://www2.math.binghamton.edu/p/helprooms|Click here for the Help Room schedule.]]** */ |

There is free tutoring offered though University Tutoring Services. All information regarding tutoring can be found here: http://www.binghamton.edu/clt/tutoring-services/index.html | There is free tutoring offered though University Tutoring Services. All information regarding tutoring can be found here: http://www.binghamton.edu/clt/tutoring-services/index.html | ||

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For each section of material covered there will be an assignment of problems on WebAssign. Your WebAssign homework counts towards your grade. Study groups are encouraged, but students should not become too dependent on others. Watching the instructor, or other students, do the problems will not be enough to learn the material. It will be necessary for you to do many exercises yourself in order to be successful on the exams. Attempts to solve homework problems provide the best way to learn the material and to prepare for exams. | For each section of material covered there will be an assignment of problems on WebAssign. Your WebAssign homework counts towards your grade. Study groups are encouraged, but students should not become too dependent on others. Watching the instructor, or other students, do the problems will not be enough to learn the material. It will be necessary for you to do many exercises yourself in order to be successful on the exams. Attempts to solve homework problems provide the best way to learn the material and to prepare for exams. | ||

- | WebAssign is an online homework system which includes an e-book version of our text. If you have a multi-term access code from when taking 224/225, then you do not need to purchase another one. (Exception: if you only purchased one-semester access, then you'll need to buy it again.) If you bought the book through the [[http://binghamton.bncollege.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/BNCBHomePage?storeId=19073&catalogId=10001&langId=-1|Binghamton University Bookstore]] then it comes with an access code. This is a Multi-term Access Code and can be used for multiple semesters including Calculus III. This is the most affordable package with textbook that you'll find. If you did not buy the textbook package through the Bookstore, then you'll need to purchase ($119.99) "Cengage Unlimited", 1 term -4 months. This is a multi-term access code and comes with the ebook. It can also be purchased through our Bookstore. You will have temporary free access to WebAssign for two weeks into the semester without an access code. All information regarding how to login with Class Key and purchase an access code can be found here [[https://embed.widencdn.net/pdf/plus/cengage/5u3xt0ynyu/gui_webassign-stu-quick-guide.pdf?u=c8lcjz|WebAssign Student Quick Start Guide]] | + | WebAssign is an online homework system which includes an e-book version of our text. If you have a multi-term access code from when taking 224/225, then you do not need to purchase another one. (Exception: if you only purchased one-semester access, then you'll need to buy it again.) If you bought the book through the [[http://binghamton.bncollege.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/BNCBHomePage?storeId=19073&catalogId=10001&langId=-1|Binghamton University Bookstore]] then it comes with an access code. This is a Multi-term Access Code and can be used for multiple semesters including Calculus III. This is the most affordable package with textbook that you'll find. If you did not buy the textbook package through the Bookstore, then you'll need to purchase ($119.99) "Cengage Unlimited", 1 term -4 months. This is a multi-term access code and comes with the ebook. It can also be purchased through our Bookstore. You will have temporary free access to WebAssign for two weeks into the semester without an access code. All information regarding how to login with Class Key and purchase an access code can be found here [[https://www.cengage.com/student-training/webassign/not-integrated/ia-no/|WebAssign Student Quick Start Guide]] |

Your username is your Binghamton University username and the institution code is "binghamton". | Your username is your Binghamton University username and the institution code is "binghamton". | ||

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In each half-semester course, Math 226 and Math 227, there will be the following grade distribution: | In each half-semester course, Math 226 and Math 227, there will be the following grade distribution: | ||

- | | WebAssign Homework/Quizzes | 20% | | + | | WebAssign Homework/Quizzes | 20% (WebAssign HW will count for 15% of your course grade) | |

| Skills Test | 10% | | | Skills Test | 10% | | ||

| Exam 1 | 35% | | | Exam 1 | 35% | | ||

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Homework: Please keep in mind that plagiarism on HW is also considered cheating. You are encouraged to work with others when doing your HW, but you still need to submit your own work. In regards to WebAssign, under NO CIRCUMSTANCE are you permitted to submit an answer from Wolfram Alpha into WebAssign. | Homework: Please keep in mind that plagiarism on HW is also considered cheating. You are encouraged to work with others when doing your HW, but you still need to submit your own work. In regards to WebAssign, under NO CIRCUMSTANCE are you permitted to submit an answer from Wolfram Alpha into WebAssign. | ||

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+ | The shift to remote and hybrid teaching due to the COVID-19 pandemic has required that both instructors and students make changes to their normal working protocols for courses. Students are asked to practice extra care and attention in regard to academic honesty, with the understanding that all cases of plagiarism, cheating, multiple submission, and unauthorized collaboration are subject to penalty. Students may not collaborate on exams or assignments, directly or through virtual consultation, unless the instructor gives specific permission to do so. Posting an exam, assignment, or answers to them on an online forum (before, during, or after the due date), in addition to consulting posted materials, constitutes a violation of the university’s Honesty policy. Likewise, unauthorized use of live assistance websites, including seeking “expert” help for specific questions during an exam, can be construed as a violation of the honesty policy. All students should be familiar with the University’s Student Academic Honesty Code. | ||

===== Basic Skills Test ===== | ===== Basic Skills Test ===== | ||

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Math 226 and 227 will have a Basic Skills Test which will cover basic computational skills that you absolutely must be able to do for any class that has Math 226/227 as a prerequisite. There will be one Basic Skills Test for 226 and one Basic Skills Test for 227. The Basic Skills test will be administered and evaluated by computer, with no partial credit, but you may take it twice. A Practice Basic Skills Test will be available on WebAssign containing all the possible problems you could be asked on the actual Basic Skills Test. | Math 226 and 227 will have a Basic Skills Test which will cover basic computational skills that you absolutely must be able to do for any class that has Math 226/227 as a prerequisite. There will be one Basic Skills Test for 226 and one Basic Skills Test for 227. The Basic Skills test will be administered and evaluated by computer, with no partial credit, but you may take it twice. A Practice Basic Skills Test will be available on WebAssign containing all the possible problems you could be asked on the actual Basic Skills Test. | ||

- | The Basic Skills Test will be administered by computer in Whitney Hall, Room G18, using the same software as the WebAssign homework, so you must have a WebAssign key for the Skills Test section before you take the test. For security reasons, you must use the computers provided. You are not assigned a particular time to take the test – you will reserve a time for your test via the following link: [[http://www.math.binghamton.edu/ctc|Calculus Testing Center Reservation System]]. | + | /* The Basic Skills Test will be administered by computer in Whitney Hall, Room G18, using the same software as the WebAssign homework, so you must have a WebAssign key for the Skills Test section before you take the test. For security reasons, you must use the computers provided. You are not assigned a particular time to take the test – you will reserve a time for your test via the following link: [[http://www.math.binghamton.edu/ctc|Calculus Testing Center Reservation System]]. |

- | You have a window of two weeks to take it twice, but only one attempt per week. If you wait until the second week the test is offered, you will only get one try. | + | You have a window of two weeks to take it twice, but only one attempt per week. If you wait until the second week the test is offered, you will only get one try. */ |

Only exact answers are accepted in WebAssign. For example, 1/3 cannot be written as .33 and pi cannot be written as 3.14. No electronic devices are allowed and none may be taken during a lavatory break. | Only exact answers are accepted in WebAssign. For example, 1/3 cannot be written as .33 and pi cannot be written as 3.14. No electronic devices are allowed and none may be taken during a lavatory break. | ||

- | If you try the Basic Skills test more than once, only your highest score is counted. Your best strategy is to take the test during the first week it's offered, so if it doesn't go well, you can make another attempt to improve your score in the second week. | + | If you try the Basic Skills test more than once, only your highest score is counted. |

To take into account the lack of partial credit, scores on the Skills Test will be rounded up, so that scores between 70% and 79% will count as a 79%, scores between 80% and 89% will be recorded as 89%, and scores 90% to 100% will receive 100%. If a student's highest score is lower than 70%, their highest percentage among the attempts will be recorded and will not be rounded up. | To take into account the lack of partial credit, scores on the Skills Test will be rounded up, so that scores between 70% and 79% will count as a 79%, scores between 80% and 89% will be recorded as 89%, and scores 90% to 100% will receive 100%. If a student's highest score is lower than 70%, their highest percentage among the attempts will be recorded and will not be rounded up. | ||

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Note: Students who miss an exam because of illness must contact the instructor ahead of the exam (or as soon afterwards as possible) and provide proof of the illness (doctor's note or call from health service). | Note: Students who miss an exam because of illness must contact the instructor ahead of the exam (or as soon afterwards as possible) and provide proof of the illness (doctor's note or call from health service). | ||

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+ | ===== Schedule for Math 226/227 (Beginning August 26) ===== | ||

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+ | Next to certain sections below you'll see "**Video Required**". These videos are located at the beginning of that section's assignment in WebAssign. You are required to watch these videos before that section is covered in class. | ||

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+ | | Week | Dates | Sections | Topics | Basic Skills Tests |In Class Sections|Distance Sections| | ||

+ | | 1 | Aug 26-28 |6.1 (Video Required)|Functions and their Inverses|None|1,2,3,7,8,10|4,5,6,9,11,12,13| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|6.2*|The Natural Logarithmic Function|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |2| Aug 31-Sept 4 (**Add Deadline** is Sept 1)|6.2*|The Natural Logarithmic Function|:::|4,5,6,9,11,12,13|1,2,3,7,8,10| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|6.3*|The Natural Exponential Function|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|6.4* |General Logarithmic & Exponential Functions|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |3| Sept 7-11 (**Drop Deadline** Sept 9) |6.5 (Video Required) |Exponential Growth and Decay|:::|1,2,3,7,8,10|4,5,6,9,11,12,13| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::| 6.6|Inverses of Trigonometric Functions|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|6.8|Indeterminate Forms & L'Hospital's Rule|Skills Test 1 begins Fri Sept. 11, it covers sections 6.1-6.4 & 6.6. **You have until Monday Sept 14 to take all 2 attempts.**|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |4| Sept 14-18| 7.1|Integration by Parts |:::|4,5,6,9,11,12,13|1,2,3,7,8,10| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|Review| |None|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|**Exam 1**|All exams in class|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |5| Sept 21-25|7.2|Trigonometric Integrals|:::|1,2,3,7,8,10|4,5,6,9,11,12,13| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|7.3 (Video Required) |Inverse Trig Substitution|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|7.3 (Video Required) |Inverse Trig Substitution|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |6| Sept 28-Oct 2 (**Withdraw Deadline** is Oct 2) |7.4 (Video required)| Integration of Rational Functions|:::|4,5,6,9,11,12,13|1,2,3,7,8,10| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|7.8 (Video Required)|Improper Integrals|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|8.1 (Video Required)|Arc Length|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |7| Oct 5-9 |10.1|Parametric Curves|:::|1,2,3,7,8,10|4,5,6,9,11,12,13| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|10.2 (Video Required)|Calculus with Parametric Curves|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|**Final Exam**|Final Exam covers all topics from the course but with focus on sections 7.2-10.2|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |8| Oct 12 |No class|**(Math 226 is over)**|:::| | | | ||

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+ | **Math 227 Begins Friday, October 16** | ||

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+ | | Week | Dates | Sections | Topics | Basic Skills Tests |In Class Sections|Distance Sections| | ||

+ | |9| Oct 16 |10.3|Polar Coordinates|None|1,3,5,7,9,10,11,13|2,4,6,8,12| | ||

+ | |10| Oct 19 - 23 (**Add Deadline** Thursday, Oct 22)|10.4|Calculus Using Polar Coordinates|:::|2,4,6,8,12|1,3,5,7,9,10,11,13| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|10.4|More Calculus Using Polar Coordinates|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|11.1 (Video)|Sequences|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |11| Oct 26 - 30 (**Drop Deadline** Thursday, Oct 29)|11.1 & 11.2|Sequences & Infinite Series|:::|1,3,5,7,9,10,11,13|2,4,6,8,12| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|11.2|Infinite Series|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|**Exam 1**|All exams in person|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |12| Nov 2 - 6 |11.3 (Video)|Integral Test|:::|2,4,6,8,12|1,3,5,7,9,10,11,13| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|11.4|Comparison Tests|**Skills Test 1st attempt is Thursday, November 5. The 2nd attempt will be on Friday, November 6**|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|11.5|Alternating Series|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |13| Nov 9 - 13|11.6|Absolute Convergence, Ratio & Root Tests|None|1,3,5,7,9,10,11,13|2,4,6,8,12| | ||

+ | |:::|:::|11.8|Power Series |:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|11.8|Power Series|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |14| Nov 16 - 20 (**Withdraw Deadline** Monday, Nov 16)|11.9 (Video)|Representing Functions as a Power Series|:::|2,4,6,8,12|1,3,5,7,9,10,11,13| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|11.9 (video)|Differentiation & Integration of a Power Series |:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|11.10 |Taylor Series |:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |15| Nov 22-24 |In Class Exam Week | **Final Exam** | | **November 22, 10:25am--12:25pm, GW 69EX Q3,4,5,6** | **All exams in person** | | ||

+ | |16| Nov 30 - Dec 4 |11.10 |More Taylor Series|:::| |All Sections Remote| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|11.11|Taylor Polynomials|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | | ::: |:::|11.11|Taylor Polynomials|:::|:::|:::| | ||

+ | |17| Dec 7 |Review| |:::|:::|:::| | ||

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===== Schedule for Math 226/227 (Beginning January 22) ===== | ===== Schedule for Math 226/227 (Beginning January 22) ===== | ||

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| ::: |:::|11.1 & 11.2|Sequences & Infinite Series|:::| | | ::: |:::|11.1 & 11.2|Sequences & Infinite Series|:::| | ||

| ::: |:::|11.2|Infinite Series|:::| | | ::: |:::|11.2|Infinite Series|:::| | ||

- | |11| Mar 30 - April 3 |11.3 (Video)|Integral Test|:::| | + | |11| Mar 30 - April 3 |11.3 (Video)|Integral Test|:::|:::| |

| ::: |:::|11.4|Comparison Tests|Skills Test 1st attempt is Thursday, April 2. **The 2nd attempt will be on Friday, April 3**| | | ::: |:::|11.4|Comparison Tests|Skills Test 1st attempt is Thursday, April 2. **The 2nd attempt will be on Friday, April 3**| | ||

| ::: |:::|11.5|Alternating Series|:::| | | ::: |:::|11.5|Alternating Series|:::| | ||

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|16| May 4 (**Withdraw Deadline** June 5) |Extra day for studying |Last Day of Classes|:::| | |16| May 4 (**Withdraw Deadline** June 5) |Extra day for studying |Last Day of Classes|:::| | ||

| ::: |May 7-11 (Finals week)|**Final Exam is May 11 (Monday), 12:50-2:50 PM**|Final covers 11.2 - 11.10 with a focus on 11.6 - 11.10|:::| | | ::: |May 7-11 (Finals week)|**Final Exam is May 11 (Monday), 12:50-2:50 PM**|Final covers 11.2 - 11.10 with a focus on 11.6 - 11.10|:::| | ||

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