COURSE :                                          MAT 2654 – CALCULUS III

                                                                         Section 01 – MWF: 9-9:50 AM

                                                                                                       T: 9:30-10:20 AM                      

 

PREREQUISITE:                              CALCULUS II("C" or better presumed)

                                                                                           

PROFESSOR:                                               Dr. Sharp, BB 328

 

TEXT:                                                             Calculus, Early Transcendentals

                                                                        (Fourth Edition) , by Stewart           

                                                                                                                                               

CALCULATOR REQUIREMENT:               TI-83 (or equivalent) is required.

                                                                        CALCULATORS THAT ARE TOO

                                                                        POWERFUL WILL NOT BE

                                                                        ALLOWED.

 

CHAPTERS AND SECTIONS:             

 

                                                   CHAPTERS                      SECTIONS                  

                                                            12                                            1-7

                                                            13                                            1-4

                                                            14                                            1-8

                                                            15                                            1-9

                                                            16                                            1-9

                                                           

MATH 2654-01-(FA 2004)

(I)     HOMEWORK:

     Specifically assigned homework problems will be discussed in class and simulated on exams.  There will be no memorized problems, and homework will not be taken up for a grade.  However, occasionally selected homework problems may be taken up to check format and notation only--not for a grade.

IT IS VIRTUALLY IMPOSSIBLE TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THE COURSE WITHOUT DOING HOMEWORK ON A DAILY BASIS.  PLEASE TURN OFF ALL CELL PHONES DURING CLASS!!

(II)     TESTS:  ( NO MAKE-UP TESTS !!! )

            (A)  EXAMS:    There will be three or four 100 point exams

                                       (USUALLY ON TUESDAYS [MAY OVERLAP MONDAYS

                                          OR  WEDNESDAYS]).                 

            (B)  FINAL EXAM:   A comprehensive final exam will be given on

                                            Wednesday (12/15/04) at 8:00 -10:00 AM.

            (C)  GRADING:      90 - 100: A

                                  80 - 89:  B

                                              70 - 79:  C

                                               60 -69:  D

                                           Below 60:   F

         (D) "W" DEADLINE: The last day to withdraw with a "W" is OCTOBER 14.

             NOTE:  Your daily average will be 2/3 of your final grade and                                                    your final exam score will be 1/3 of your final grade.

(III)    ATTENDANCE:  Roll will be taken daily.

            (A)  ABSENCES:                    0 - 7   Acceptable

                                                          8      EXCESSIVE  ( "WF" )

            (B)  TARDIES: 3 Tardies =  1 Absence

 (IV)    PROFESSOR:

          DR. SHARP, BB 328;            E-MAIL:         jsharp@westga.edu

          PHONE:770-836-4356 (MY OFFICE) or 770-836-6489 (MATH DEPT)

          OFFICE HOURS :

                         M,W,F10:00-11:00 AM 

                                T:  8:50-9:30 AM , 10:20-11:00 AM,12:00 NOON - 1:00 PM

                           M,W:  12:00 NOON - 1:30 PM

                                       AND BY APPOINTMENT