 
Summary: Prerequisites
MAT 131 or placement by the Mathematics Diagnostic Test. Prerequisites are strictly enforced
by the Math Department. A prerequisite can only be waived by the approval of the instructor and
the department chair.
Textbooks and other materials
Calculus: Early Transcendentals 1st edition, by W. L. Briggs, L. Cochran, and B. Gillett
Pearson AddisonWesley, 2010. ISBN 0321570561
A scientific calculator such as the TI 84 Plus is required.
Summary of Course
Chapter 2  Limits
2.1 the idea of limits
2.2 definitions of limits
2.3 techniques for computing limits
2.4 infinite limits
2.5 limits at infinity
2.6 continuity
Chapter 3  Derivatives
3.1 introducing the derivative
3.2 rules of differentiation
3.3 the product and quotient rules
