Math 108: Calculus I for Business, Social Sciences and Life Sciences
Text
 Calculus with Applications: Math 108 Custom Edition for Capilano University,
10th ed., Pearson Custom Publishing, 2012,
by Lial, Greenwell, and Ritchey.
 Lecture Notes by Lily Yen.
The front part of the notes will be handed
out during the first class. The rest can be bought in the Bookstore.
How to prepare for each lecture
 Check the lecture plan and study the sections planned.
 Fill in all definitions and properties left blank in the notes based on
corresponding sections in the text.
 Bring your graphing calculator.
Help
 My office hours.
 Math Learning Centre in Birch 289.
 Fourth hour activities:
 Microsoft's revenue and gas prices
(with answers).
 Limits
and continuity (with
answers).
 Exercises on Applications
of Rate of Change and Derivatives
and the answers.
 Extra Exercises on Derivatives.
 More: Selftest on Derivatives
(with
answers).
 Exercises on Applied Optimization.
 Past tests. Since the calendar changes every term, the syllabus for each test varies slightly from term to term.
 Short Quiz 1

Spring 2015.
(with answers).
 Short Quiz 2

Spring 2015
(with answers).
 Test 0

Fall 2017
(with answers).
Spring 2017
(with answers).
 Test 1

Fall 2017
(with answers).
Spring 2017
(with answers).
Fall 2016
(with answers).
Spring 2016
(with answers).
Spring 2015
(with answers).
 Test 2

Fall 2017
(with answers).
Spring 2017
(with answers).
Fall 2016
(with answers).
Spring 2016
(with answers).
Spring 2015
(with answers).
 Test 3

Fall 2017
(with answers).
Spring 2017
(with answers).
Fall 2016
(with answers).
Spring 2016
(with answers).
Spring 2015
(with answers).
 A quick guide on
Using a TI83/84 for Statistical Data.
 Extra exercises on
lines
(with answers)
and
piecewise functions
(with answers).
 Review problems
for Math 105.
Capilano University,
the Department of Mathematics and Statistics,
and I
have done everything possible to help you pass the course.
Please do not fail us.
Grade distribution
 Tests: 50%.
 Homework: 5%.
 Final exam: 35%.
 10% personal evaluation.
Your grade
The out of
numbers for the quizzes above may change as I design the quizzes.
Lecture Plan
September  7  2.1–2.6 Review

 11  Must bring your TI83 or 84 for Plotting and Modelling

 14  3.1

 18  3.2, 3.3

 21  3.3, 3.4

 25  3.4, 3.5

 28  3.5, review for Test 1

October  2  Test 1 on Chapter 3 and modelling with graphing calculator

 5  4.1

 9  4.2, 4.3

 12  4.4, 4.5

 16  13.1, 13.2

 19  13.2, 5.1

 23  5.2, 5.3

 26  5.4, review for Test 2

 30  Test 2 on Chapters 4, 13, and 5

November  2  6.1, 6.2

 6  6.2, 6.4

 13  6.4, 6.5

 16  6.5, 6.6

 20  6.6, review for Test 3

 23  Test 3 on Chapter 6

 27  12.6

 30  Review for final
