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Roberta Bloom - Mathematics


Math 12

SYLLABUS


The textbook for this class is:
CALCULUS and its Applications, 11th ed, 2016
Bittinger, Ellenbogen, & Surgent

In conjuction with the textbook, we will use MyMathLab online homework system

 Link to Registration Instructions for MyMathLab (includes ebook access)

Students should investigate prices and formats to decide about what/how to purchase to best fit the individual student’s needs regarding format and cost. The bookstore rents and sells print books and sells access codes. Some used books may include valid unused access codes while others may not - inquire at the bookstore. If you purchase access online directly, which includes the ebook, it is less expensive than purchasing an access code in the bookstore. Therefore for many students, the most economical way is probably to buy the access code online and use the ebook within MyMathLab. Students with financial aid vouchers may need to purchase their access codes in the bookstore since financial aid vouchers usually are not applicable to online purchase of access codes. At the start of the quarter, an email will be sent to students with a pdf attachment with a class code and instructions for logging into MyMathLab to access the course.

 


GRAPHING CALCULATOR REQUIRED:
TI-83,83+,84+ models recommended
Bring your calculator to class every day - we will use it often
Instructor will demonstrate in class for the above models of calculators only.

Other brands/models are permitted but can not have a CAS (see below) and other brands/models are not demonstrated or supported in class. If a student chooses to use some other model or brand of calculator, he/she is solely responsible for independently learning how to use it to fit the needs of this class.

GRAPHING CALCULATORS WITH COMPUTER ALGEBRA SYSTEMS (CAS) NOT PERMITTED
including but not limited to these calculators that have built-in or downloaded CAS
functionality: Texas Instruments: TI-89 or TI-92, TI-Nspire;Hewlett-Packard: HP Prime, HP 48GII, HP 40G, HP 49G, or HP 50G; Casio: fx-CP400, ClassPad 300, 300 or 400, Algebra fx 2.0, CFX-9970G




Contact
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Last Updated: 10/19/17