Essentials of Calculus

Essentials of Calculus
Review of algebra, graph of line, slope. Limits and derivatives (standard functions, compositions of such functions), derivative for polynomials, exponentials, logarithms. Product, quotient and chain rule. Optimization (extrema), application to business problems. Newton's method.
 Hours1.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesMath 110.
 TaughtFall Term 2, Winter Term 2, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining MATH 116
Course Outcomes

A brief overview of differential calculus

Students receive a brief overview of differential calculus. Topics covered include limits, derivatives, and applications of differentiation to optimization of functions.For more detailed information visit the Math 116 Wiki page.