Summary: MATH 150A MATH ANALYSIS I SPRING 2004
Lecture MWF 2:00pm - 3:30pm JR 243
Instructor: Alexander Alekseenko, FOB130 ,
phone: (818) 677-2645
Textbook. D. Varberg, E.J. Purcell, and S.E. RigdonCalculus, 8th Edition, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle
River, New Jersey 07458, 2000.
Course content. Functions; limits and continuity; differentiation: definition, basic rules, chain rule,
derivatives for power and trigonometric functions; higher order derivatives; implicit differentiation; related rates
problems; linear approximation and differentials; max-min, 2nd derivative test; curve sketching; the mean value
theorem; integration: antidifferentiation, area; the definite integral; fundamental theorem of calculus, mean
value theorem for integrals; logarithmic and exponential functions; inverse trigonometric functions and their
derivatives. 5 credits, 3 classes per week, 3 midterms, 1 final exam.
First two classes. According to the university policy, a student missing first two class meetings "looses
the right to remain in the class roll and must formally withdraw from the class". Please, check the policies and
regulations in the University Catalog for details and, please, be present.
Deadline to enroll. Subject to availability you can add to this course within first three weeks. Starting
from week four new enrollment will be allowed only in exceptional circumstances.
Deadline to drop. Last day to drop with no questions asked is March 26, 2004. After this date dropping