Course description

This is a second course in the calculus of functions of one independent variable. This course includes analytic geometry, functions, limits, integrals and derivatives, introduction to differential equations, functions of several variables, linear systems, applications for systems of linear differential equations, probability distributions. Applications to the biological and social sciences will be discussed, and the courses are designed to meet the needs of students in these disciplines.

Text book: Calculus for Biology and Medicine, 4th Edition, PEARSON, ISBN:9780134070049

Instructor

Liming Sun                             Krieger 222      lsun at math.jhu.edu

TA

Zehong Zhang                       Krieger 211       zzehong1@math.jhu.edu 

Qingci An         Krieger 211       qan2@math.jhu.edu 

Lecture

Time: MWF 10:00-10:50am for all sections

Location: Maryland 110, Homewood Campus

Office Hour:  T 10:00am-11:30am and F 12:30-2:00pm or by appointment

Section

Section 1: T 04:30 PM - 05:20 PM Hodson 216 TA: Zhang

Section 2: T 03:00 PM - 03:50 PM Hodson 313 TA: Zhang

Section 3: Th 03:00 PM - 03:50 PM Latrobe 107 TA: An

Section 4: Th 01:30 PM - 02:20 PM Hodson 316 TA: An

Resources

Grading Scheme

Final: 40%
Midterms: 20% each (40% overall)
Quizzes/Homework: 20% overall

Quiz/Homework

Homework’s due date will be announced explicitly. All homework must be handed in hard copy at the beginning of lecture. Quiz will take place in the last 10 minutes of recitation and will be announced at least one week in advance. No make-up quizzes will be given under any circumstances, but the lowest quiz scores will be dropped.

Examination

There will be two in-class Midterm exams. First one is placed on 10/5, second one is on 11/9.
The final examination given at 12/13, time and location to be announced later. All exams are closed book.

Policy

No late homework
No cell phone or computer in the class
You are expected to attend every class. The course will pick up its pace gradually. As such, it will be very easy to fall behind, even from missing a single class. Please do not be late for the lecture and recitation.

Academic integrity

The strength of the university depends on academic and personal integrity. In this course, you must be honest and truthful. Ethical violations include cheating on exams, plagiarism, reuse of assignments, improper use of the Internet and electronic devices, unauthorized collaboration, alteration of graded assignments, forgery and falsification, lying, facilitating academic dishonesty, and unfair competition.

Report any violations you witness to the instructor. You may consult the associate dean of students and/or the chairman of the Ethics Board beforehand. Read the “Statement on Ethics” at the Ethics Board website for more information.

Disability accommodations policy

Students with documented disabilities or other special needs who require accommodation must register with Student Disability Services. After that, remind the instructor of the specific needs at two weeks prior to each exam; the instructor must be provided with the official letter stating all the needs from Student Disability Services.

Schedule (will be updated as the course progresses)

Week 1: 8/30 Th Review and 7.1 & 8/31 F 7.1
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\)No homework due

Week 2: 9/5 W 7.2 & 9/7 F 7.3
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\)Homework 1: 7.1 #19 #21 #28 #33 #49 #52. 7.2 #6 #10 #13 #30 #46 #47 #52 #55 7.4 #6 #12 #20 #28 due 9/14

Week 3: 9/10 M 7.4 8.1 & 9/12 W 8.1 & 9/14 F 8.2
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\) Quiz 1
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\) Homework 2: 7.4 #41 #42 #46 8.1 #4 #7 #12 #16 #24 #51 #52 8.2 #1 #9 #11 #49 #51
Week 4: 9/17 M 9.1 & 9/19 W 9.1 & 9/21 F 9.2
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\) Homework 3: 9.1 #19 #21 #23 #25 #27 #29 #31 9.2 #7 #9 #15 #16 #22 #23 #28 #31
Week 5: 9/24 M 9.2 & 9/26 W 9.2 & 9/28 F 9.3
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\)Quiz 2
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\) Homework 4: 9.2 #39 #41 #43 #45 #46 #53 #57 #67 #69 9.3 #9 #11 #41 #43 #49 #51
Week 6:10/1 M 9.3 &10/3 W 9.4 Review & 10/5 Frst midterm
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\)First midterm

Week 7:10/8 M 9.5 & 10/10 W 9.5 & 10/12 10.1 & 10.2

Week 8:10/15 M 10.2 & 10/17 W 10.3
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\) Homework 5: 9.5 #19 #25 #26 #31 #35 #36 #41 #42 #55 #63 10.1 #17 #21 10.2 #23 #24 #25 #26
\(\hspace{1.5cm}\) Quiz 3

Slides