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Math 18 Business Calculus

Section 81367, MW 8:00am - 9:20am, Hort 5005

Course Information

3 units; 3 hours Lecture

Prerequisites: MATH 152 or equivalent.
Recommended Preparation: Eligibility for ENGL 100 and READ 100.

Provides an intuitive introduction to differential and integral calculus for functions of one variable and an introduction to functions of several variables including partial differentiation and maxima/minima problems.


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Lecture Notes

Homework 1 Homework 2 Homework 3 Homework 4

Review 1 Review 2 Review 3 Review 4

Linear Systems - brief review (Ch 9)

Student Learning Outcomes:

1. Examine derivatives as the study of average and instantaneous rates of change.
2. Examine integrals as the study of accumulated change.
3. Evaluate derivatives and integrals by choosing appropriate algebraic and numeric methods.
4. Solve multivariable max/min problems using partial differentiation.

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC with limitations.

Course Materials

Textbook: Applied Calculus, 4th Edition, by Hughes-Hallett et al.
ISBN: 9780470556627

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