Math 8: Calculus of Functions of One and Several Variables

Spring 2013

Suggested Textbook
Calculus Any Edition
by James Stewart
The course grade will be computed as follows:

AssignmentPercent of Final Grade
Midterm 30
Final Exam 30
Written Homework 10
Quizzes 30

Important Dates
Midterm Exam: April 23rd (5-7pm) in Carpenter 013
Final Exam: June 1st (1:30pm)
In general homework will be handed out after every class period. Every homework assignment will have a section of problems that need to be turned in for grading. The homework assigned on a Friday, Monday, and Wednesday will be due the following Monday. Late homework will not be accepted but the lowest homework grade will be dropped.
There will be a brief quiz every Monday. Questions will be drawn directly from the remaining homework problems that are not turned in for grading with slight modifications. No make-up quizzes will be given but the lowest quiz grade will be dropped.
Honor Principle
Exams and Quizzes: All exams and quizzes are closed book, with no notes or calculators allowed. No help will be given or received.

Homework: You are welcome to discuss your homework with your classmates, the instructors, and your tutors, but the final result should be your own work. Collaboration is encouraged, but you must write your own solutions. Calculators and other computing devices are also allowed, but remember that they will be unavailable on the exams and quizzes.

Disabilities, Religious Observances, Etc.
Students with disabilities enrolled in this course and who may need disability-related classroom accommodations are encouraged to make an appointment to see your instructor before the end of the second week of the term. All discussions will remain confidential, although the Student Accessibility Services office may be consulted to discuss appropriate implementation of any accommodation requested.

Some students may wish to take part in religious observances that occur during this academic term. If you have a religious observance that conflicts with your participation in the course, please meet with your instructor before the end of the second week of the term to discuss appropriate accommodations.