COURSE NUMBER AND TITLE: MATH 1220 Applied Calculus
CREDIT HOURS: 3
CATALOG DESCRIPTION: An intuitive approach to the study of differential and integral calculus with applications in a variety of fields.
PREREQUISITE(S): MATH 1111 or MATH 1101(grade of C or better in either course), with MATH 1111 recommended, or placement.
SUGGESTED TEXT: Brief Calculus: An Applied Approach by Larson and Edwards, 7th edition.
Review of functions
Intuitive definitions of limits and continuity
Definition of a derivative and calculation of derivatives
Implicit differentiation and related rates
Applications of derivatives, including position, velocity and acceleration, marginal quantities, optimization, and price elasticity of demand
Derivatives of exponential and logarithmic functions and related applications
The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus and area beneath a curve