MATH 9A  --  First-Year Calculus, First Quarter
Fall 2006

Section Call # Day Time Building / Room Instructor Office Office Hours
Lectures 030 14850 TR 6:40pm-8:00pm HMNSS 1501 B. Engheta Surge 225 TR 3:30pm-5:00pm
Discussion 031 14851 T 7:10am-8:00am OLMH 1122 T. Ogimachi Surge 283 T 9am-11am
Discussion 032 14852 T 8:10am-9:00am OLMH 1122 T. Ogimachi Surge 283 T 9am-11am
Discussion 033 14853 T 12:10pm-1:00pm SPR 2365 Th.-Nh. Luu Surge 262 R 3:10pm-4pm
Discussion 034 14854 T 8:40pm-9:30pm SPR 2360 N. Manning Surge 281 T 10am-11am

Principal Instructor: Bahman Engheta
  • Dec. 18 -- Grades posted on iGrade
  • Dec. 16 -- Final exam
  • Nov. 21 -- Quiz #5 given in discussion sections
  • Nov. 14 -- Quiz #4 given in discussion sections
  • Nov. 14 -- Discourse of the midterm in discussion sections
  • Nov. 9 -- Midterm exam
  • Nov. 2 -- Review for the midterm exam by N. Manning
  • Oct. 31 / Nov. 7 -- Quiz #3 given in discussion sections
  • Oct. 24 -- Quiz #2 given in discussion sections
  • Oct. 10 -- Quiz #1 given in discussion sections
Office Hours: TR 3:30pm-5:00pm, or by appointment.
 
Assistants: Thao-Nhi Luu, Nathaniael J. Manning, Tom Ogimachi
 
Course Website: http://math.ucr.edu/~engheta/F06-9A/
 
Textbook: 11th edition of Thomas' Calculus by Weir, Hass, and Giordano.
Addison Wesley Publishing Company, ISBN 0-321-22642-9.
 
Topics: Chapter 2 -- Limits and Continuity
Chapter 3 -- Differentiation
Chapter 4 -- Applications of Derivatives
 
Prerequisite: MATH 005 with a grade of "C-" or better.
 
Major Exams: Midterm on Thursday, November 9.
Final exam on Saturday, 12/16/2006 from 3pm to 6pm in HMNSS 1501.
Note: All exams will be comprehensive. Calculators may not be used during exams.
 
Course Components:   400 points for daily homework assignments and quizzes,
300 points for the midterm exam,
300 points for the final exam.
 
Grading: 900-1000 points are required for the grade A,
800-899 points are required for the grade B,
700-799 points are required for the grade C,
600-699 points are required for the grade D.
 
Attendance Policy: Students are expected to attend every lecture and all meetings of their discussion section. Work missed due to absence or lateness cannot be made up. In particular, no late work will be accepted and there will be no make-up exams.