Mathematics 115Q Calculus I
Section 31: MWF 8:00-9:10 a.m.
Section 32: MWF 9:30-10:40 a.m.
This class will not meet on Monday March 12 and on Wednesday, April 4.
Calculus, James Stewart, Fifth Edition
Listserv Mailing List
The class has a listserv mailing list set up. The name of the list is
WMA115-L and it is hosted on listserv.uconn.edu. Every member of
the class will be automatically signed up for the list upon filling out the
and is expected to participate in the discussions.
Posting a Message to the Mailing List
To post a message to the mailing list, simply address it to
WMA115-L@listserv.uconn.edu. Other than that, it may be handled the same as
any other email message.
Quizzes and Examinations
There will be quizzes most Fridays, along with two or three hour long
exams during the course of the semester. The exams will be announced
at least two classes beforehand, and will probably be announced even
earlier that on the class mailing list.
Each quiz will be worth 10 points. Each examination will be worth 100
points. Each problem set will be worth 50 points. The final examination will be worth 150 points.
Study Guides for Exams
There may be a number of problem sets handed out during the course of the semester. Each problem set will be worth 50 points. Specific policies regarding the completion of problem sets are available elsewhere on this web site.
It is important to note that each set will have a due date. It is permissible to submit completed sets prior to the due date; no sets will be accepted after the due date.
There may be a number of group projects during the course of the
semester. Information about those projects will be provided from this site.
During the first class, students will work on a project involving estimating the speed of an object. This project will not be graded.
Section 31: Wednesday, May 2, 9-11 a.m.
Section 32: Monday, April 30, 9-11 a.m.
The final examination will be comprehensive,
covering material from the entire semester.
-- This study guide may be of assistance in preparing for the final examination.
Advice From a Recent Student