Glenwood School

Skip to main content
Happy Homecoming Week!
Classes/Assignments

DE Calculus

Instructor
Angie Henderson
Department
Upper School

Course Description

Week 8

9/23: Lesson 3.2

9/24: Lesson 3.3

9/25: Lesson 3.3

9/26: Lesson 3.3

9/27: Lesson 3.3

 

Objectives

    • Find the slope of a tangent line to a curve at a point.
    • Use the limit definition to find the derivative of a function.
    • Understand the relationship between differentiability and continuity.
    • Find the derivative of a function using the Constant Rule, power rule, constant multiple rule, and the sum and difference rules.
    • Find the derivative of the sine function and cosine function.
    • Use derivatives to find rate of change.
    • Find the derivative of a function using the Product Rule
    • Find the derivative of a function using the Quotient Rule
    • Find the derivative of a trigonometric function
    • Find the higher order derivative of a function

Week 7

9/16: Lesson 3.1

9/17: Lesson 3.2

9/18: Lesson 3.2

9/19: Lesson 3.2

9/20: Lesson 3.2

 

Objectives

    • Determine continuity at a point and continuity on an open interval
    • Determine one-sided limits and continuity on a closed interval
    • Use properties of continuity
    • Understand and use the Intermediate Value Theorem
    • Determine finite limits at infinity
    • Determine the horizontal asymptotes, if any, of the graph of a function
    • Determine infinite limits at infinity
    • Determine infinite limits from the left and right
    • Find the vertical asymptotes of the graph of a function
    • Find the slope of a tangent line to a curve at a point.
    • Use the limit definition to find the derivative of a function.
    • Understand the relationship between differentiability and continuity.

Week 6

9/9: Ch. 2 Test

9/10: Lesson 3.1

9/11: Lesson 3.1

9/12: Lesson 3.1

9/13: Lesson 3.1

 

Objectives

    • Determine continuity at a point and continuity on an open interval
    • Determine one-sided limits and continuity on a closed interval
    • Use properties of continuity
    • Understand and use the Intermediate Value Theorem
    • Determine finite limits at infinity
    • Determine the horizontal asymptotes, if any, of the graph of a function
    • Determine infinite limits at infinity
    • Determine infinite limits from the left and right
    • Find the vertical asymptotes of the graph of a function
    • Find the slope of a tangent line to a curve at a point.
    • Use the limit definition to find the derivative of a function.
    • Understand the relationship between differentiability and continuity.

Week 5

9/2: Labor Day

9/3: Review

9/4: Review

9/5: Review

9/6: Ch. 2 Test

 

Objectives

  • Determine continuity at a point and continuity on an open interval
  • Determine one-sided limits and continuity on a closed interval
  • Use properties of continuity
  • Understand and use the Intermediate Value Theorem
  • Determine finite limits at infinity
  • Determine the horizontal asymptotes, if any, of the graph of a function
  • Determine infinite limits at infinity
  • Determine infinite limits from the left and right
  • Find the vertical asymptotes of the graph of a function

Week 4

8/26: Lesson 2.4

8/27: Lesson 2.4

8/28: Lesson 2.5

8/29: Lesson 2.5

8/30: Lesson 2.5

 

Objectives

  • Determine continuity at a point and continuity on an open interval
  • Determine one-sided limits and continuity on a closed interval
  • Use properties of continuity
  • Understand and use the Intermediate Value Theorem
  • Evaluate a limit using properties of limits.
  • Develop and use a strategy for finding limits.
  • Evaluate a limit using dividing out and rationalizing techniques.
  • Evaluate a limit using the Squeeze theorem.
  • Understand and use the Intermediate Value Theorem
  • Determine finite limits at infinity
  • Determine the horizontal asymptotes, if any, of the graph of a function
  • Determine infinite limits at infinity

Week 3

8/19:  Lesson 2.4

8/20: Lesson 2.4

8/21: Lesson 2.4

8/22: Review

8/23: 2.1-2.4 Quiz

 

Objectives

  • This weeks objectives:

    • Determine continuity at a point and continuity on an open interval
    • Determine one-sided limits and continuity on a closed interval
    • Use properties of continuity
    • Understand and use the Intermediate Value Theorem
    • Evaluate a limit using properties of limits.
    • Develop and use a strategy for finding limits.
    • Evaluate a limit using dividing out and rationalizing techniques.
    • Evaluate a limit using the Squeeze theorem.

Week 2

8/12:  Lesson 2.2

8/13: Lesson 2.3

8/14: Lesson 2.3

8/15: Lesson 2.3

8/16: Lesson 2.4

 

Objectives

  • Evaluate a limit using properties of limits.
  • Develop and use a strategy for finding limits.
  • Evaluate a limit using dividing out and rationalizing techniques.
  • Evaluate a limit using the Squeeze theorem.

Week 1

8/8:  Go over class procedures and syllabus

8/9: Lesson 1.1

 

 

Objectives

  • Understand what calculus is and how it compares to precalculus
  • Understand that the tangent line problem is basic to calculus
  • Understand that the area problem is also basic to calculus
  • Estimate a limit using numerical or graphical approach
  • Learn different ways that a limit can fail to exist
  • Study and use a formal definition of a limit