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Ma 8 is a three-hour per week hands on class for those students in Ma 1 needing extra practice in problem solving in calculus.
PROFESSOR OF MATHEMATICS
Ma 8 is a 3 unit Pass/Fail course. There will be no homework or exams for this course. The final grade (of P or F) will depend solely on attendance. Absences will not be excused without a letter from the Infirmary or from the Dean (or Associate Dean).
- Mathematical proofs: Induction, proof by contradiction and other techniques.
- Sequence and series.
- Limits and convergence.
- Continuity of functions.
- Differentiation and integration.
- Complex numbers.
This course does not have an official textbook. Below are two textbooks recommended for Ma 1a.
Apostol, Tom M., Calculus, Volume 1, 1991, Wiley, ISBN: 0-471-00005-1.
Katz, Nets Hawk, Official Course Lecture Notes for Ma 1a (under construction).
|Sept 29||Week 1|
|Oct 6||Week 2|
|Oct 13||Week 3|
|Oct 20||Week 4|
|Oct 27||Week 5|
|Nov 3||Week 6|
|Nov 10||Week 7|
|Nov 17||Week 8|
|Nov 30||Weeks 9, 10|
|Dec 4||Final Review|