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DE Calculus

Instructor
Angie Henderson
Department
Upper School
Terms
Fall Semester

Course Description

Week 18

12/2: Review

12/3: Review

12/4: Review

Week 17

12/2: Lesson 3.7

12/3: Lesson 3.7

12/4: Lesson 3.7

12/5: Lesson 3.7

12/6: Lesson 3.7

 

Objectives

    • Be able to use derivatives to find related rates.

Week 16

11/18: Review

11/19: Ch. 2 Test Part 1

11/20: Ch. 2 Test Part 2

11/21: Lesson 3.6

11/22: Lesson 3.6

 

Objectives

    • Find the derivative of a function using the Product Rule using the Chain Rule
    • Find the derivative of logarithmic functions.
    • Find derivatives of inverse functions.
    • Find derivatives of implicit functions.
    • Be able to use derivatives to find related rates.

Week 15

11/11: Veteran's Day

11/12: Review

11/13: Review

11/14: Review

11/15: Ch. 2 Test

 

Objectives

    • Find the derivative of a function using the Product Rule using the Chain Rule
    • Find the derivative of logarithmic functions.
    • Find derivatives of inverse functions.
    • Find derivatives of implicit functions.

Week 14

11/4: Lesson 3.5

11/5: Lesson 3.5

11/6: Lesson 3.5

11/7: Review

11/8: Review

 

Objectives

  • Find the derivative of a function using the Product Rule using the Chain Rule
  • Find the derivative of logarithmic functions.
  • Find derivatives of inverse functions.
  • Find derivatives of implicit functions.

Week 13

10/28: 3.4 Quiz

10/29: Lesson 3.5

10/30: Lesson 3.5

10/31: Lesson 3.5

11/1: Lesson 3.5

 

Objectives

    • Find the derivative of a function using the Product Rule using the Chain Rule
    • Find the derivative of logarithmic functions.
    • Find derivatives of inverse functions.
    • Find derivatives of implicit functions.

Week 12

10/21: Lesson 3.4

10/22: Lesson 3.4

10/23: Lesson 3.4

10/24: Lesson 3.5

10/25: Lesson 3.5

 

Objectives

    • Find the derivative of a function using the Product Rule using the Chain Rule
    • Find the derivative of logarithmic functions.
    • Find derivatives of inverse functions.

Week 11

10/14: Fall Break

10/15: Lesson 3.4

10/16: PSAT

10/17: Lesson 3.4

10/18: Lesson 3.4

 

Objectives

    • Find the derivative of a function using the Product Rule using the Chain Rule

Week 10

10/7: Professional Development Day

10/8: Lesson 3.4

10/9: Senior Picture Day

10/10: Lesson 3.4

10/11: Fall Break

 

Objectives

    • Find the derivative of a function using the Product Rule using the Chain Rule

Week 9

9/30: Lesson 3.3

10/1: Review

10/2: Review

10/3: 3.1-3.3 Quiz

10/4: Correct Quiz

 

Objectives

    • 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 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