Fall 2015 
Calculus I  Honors 
Math 1220 
Instructor 
Professor Niloufer Mackey (nil.mackey AT wmich DOT edu ) 

Office  6618 Everett; Phone (269) 3874594.  
Office Hours  MWF 11am  noon; TR 3  4 p.m.; Other times by appointment. Right before class is definitely not a good time to see me.  
Class Time  MTRF 1  1:50p.m., Rood 3395. Please turn beepers and cell phones off during class. Regular attendance is required.  
Prerequisite  Satisfactory score on an appropriate placement exam (ACT. SAT, WMU math placement exam) or the completion of Math 1180 (or an equivalent college level precalculus course) with a grade of C or better.  
Text  Thomas' Calculus: Early Transcendentals by Thomas, Weir, Hass. 13th Edition. Addison Wesley. Please bring this text with you to every class.  
Free help available in Rood 3378, M  F. Check http://www.wmich.edu/math/computertutorlabs for hours.  
Other Resources 
Student Solutions Manual contains solutions to the oddnumbered problems. If the bookstore does not have it, look for it online. Schaum's Outlines Series: 3000 solved problems in Calculus. Lowpriced, with oodles of solved practise problems, used by generations of calculus students. Look for it online. Another lowpriced resource is How to Ace Calculus: A Streetwise Guide by Adams, Hass and Thompson. Summarizes the important ideas, gives frank advice with generous helpings of humor. Finally, a nocost resource is Calculus by Gilbert Strang, available online through the MIT Open Courseware project. 
Course Policies, Class Handout
Tutorial on The Exponential Function. Read it with care, learn it perfectly.
Exam I: Fri Oct 2.
Differentiation Test: Tues Oct 27.
Exam II: Tue Nov 24.
The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus: Learn this perfectly!
Which of these integrals can be done by the substitution method?:
Final Exam: Wed Dec 16, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., Rood 3395.
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