Math 1281
Fall 2003 
University
of Minnesota
School of Mathematics 


Math 1281 Syllabus
Fall 2003
Calculus with Biological Emphasis I
Lecture 010  10:10  11:00 MWF  AndH 370  Miller, Willard  
Discussion 011  08:00  08:50 TTh  LindH 217  Boursaw, Blake  
Discussion 012  08:00  08:50 TTh  LindH 229  Dorfmeister, Josef  
Discussion 013  09:05  09:55 TTh  NichH 216  Boursaw, Blake  
Discussion 014  09:05  09:55 TTh  VinH 2  Dorfmeister, Josef  
Discussion 015  09:05 09:55 TTh  KoltH S187  Collins, Kevin 
Contact Information for the Instructor:
Instructor: Willard Miller
Office: Vincent Hall 513
Office Hours: 1:252:15 MW, 11:1512:05 F, or by
appointment
Phone: 6126247379
miller@ima.umn.edu, miller@math.umn.edu
www.ima.umn.edu/~miller/
Suggested Homework for the week of December 8 
Section 6.3: 17, 19, 21, 25, 26, 27, 30,
31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 43, 44, 51
Section 7.1: 1, 3, 5, 7, 13, 17, 19, 25, 29, 37 
Content Differential
calculus of singlevariable functions, basics of integral calculus. Applications
emphasizing biological sciences.
Format
4 credits.
Prerequisite
Four years of high school math including trigonometry, or grade of
at least C in 1151 or 1155, or placement exam

Textbook  Claudia Neuhauser, Calculus for Biology and Medicine, Second Edition, Prentice Hall  
Exams 
Section 11: FolH 50, Section 12: FolH 208, Section 13: FolH 134, Section 14: FolH 38, Section 15: FolH 16, "All students must have their official University I.D. Card with them at the time of the final exam and must show it to one of the proctors when handing in their exam. The proctor will NOT accept a final exam from a student without an I.D. Card." The multiple choice problems on the final exam will be machine graded. You should bring a #2 pencil to fill in the answer sheet for these questions.


All exams are closed book & closed notes. Calculators
are allowed.
No makeup exams, except by: 





Homework  Assigned in discussion section.  
Course Grade 


Workload  12 hours per week  
Extended Mean Value Theorem and L'Hospital's Rule
Solutions
Note: These are the solutions for Midterm I that was given last fall.
The practice exam differs from this solution set in a few cases, particularly
problem 3. Limits of functions have been replaced by limits of sequences.
Midterm II exam from last year Solutions for Midterm II from last year Suggested review problems for Chapter 5: Section 5.10, problems 1, 6, 10, 11, 13. Midterm III practice exam Solutions for Midterm III practice exam Midterm III exam from last year Solutions for Midterm III exam from last year Solutions for Midterm Exam III Suggested
review problems for Chapter 6:


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