MATH211 - Survey of Calculus I
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- Mathematics & Statistics
- Ideas and concepts of calculus. Topics from differential and integral calculus of one variable. Applications to business, life sciences, economics, and other disciplines. Prereq.: MATH 106, MATH 111, MATH 112, MATH 115, MATH 196 or satisfactory math placement score.
- Go to www.stcloudstate.edu/mathplacement Placement req prior to Registration
- Cross Listed Courses
Goals and Diversity
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- Identify and make connections among functions represented in a variety of ways: graphical, numerical, analytical, or verbal.
- Evaluate limits and solve problems applying the concept of limits.
- Differentiate and integrate functions that are sum, difference, product, quotient, and composition of algebraic, exponential and logarithmic functions.
- Set up and solve application problems involving the derivative (rate of change) and the integral (net change).
- Find the extrema of functions using the First Derivative Test, Second Derivative Test, and Extreme Value Theorem.
- Graph functions using the techniques of calculus.
- Relate the derivative and the definite integral by way of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.
- Communicate knowledge of functions, derivatives, and integrals, both orally (e.g. class discussions) and in writing (e.g. written assessments).