Business Calculus II
This Course Syllabus includes policies for all sections of MATH
2070. It is supplemented by the Section Syllabus in each section
which iterates the policies that are specific to each section regarding
the 10% section work grade.
Q: I have a TI-89/TI-92/TI-Nspire calculator. Can I use it for this course?
A: No. Math 2070 requires a TI-84 Plus (or SE or CSE or CE) or TI-83 Plus calculator. No exceptions will be made.
Q: Do I need to buy the Lecture Guide and WebAssign access? What's the most economical way to buy them? Will it benefit me to subscribe/upgrade to Cengage Unlimited?
A: Both the 2018-19 Lecture Guide and WebAssign access are required for ALL sections of Math 2070. The most economical way to make these purchases will depend upon several factors. Please refer to this Purchase Options flow chart to help you decide which option is best for you. If you have additional questions about Cengage Unlimited, please visit their site for more information.
Q: Do I need to purchase the course textbook, "Calculus Concepts: An Informal Approach to the Mathematics of Change, by Latorre, et al, 2014"?
A: No. You will have access to the e-book through WebAssign and/or Cengage Unlimited, which is sufficient. If you would like to purchase a physical copy of the text, however, you can find purchase information in the Common Course Syllabus.
Q: Do I need to purchase the Student Solutions Manual?
A: No. This is completely optional.
Common Test Directions; Correctly Formatted Scantron
Test 1: Details; Version A Blank; Version A Solutions; Version B Blank; Version B Solutions
Test 2: Details; Formula Sheet; Version A Blank; Version A Solutions; Version B Blank; Version B Solutions
Test 3: Details; Formula Sheet; Version A Blank; Version A Solutions; Version B Blank; Version B Solutions
Final Exam: Details; Formula Sheet; Room Assignments
***The following tests are provided to familiarize you with the format and approximate length of the tests for this course. New tests are written each semester whose content may differ significantly from past tests. Please refer to your course calendar for a list of sections covered on the current semester's tests and to the Learning Objectives (posted above) for a comprehensive list of testable objectives from those sections.***
Spring 2018 Test 1 (Sections 5.1 - 5.6): Version A Blank; Version A Solutions
Spring 2018 Test 2 (5.7, 5.8, 6.1 - 6.4): Version A Blank; Version A Solutions
Spring 2018 Test 3 (6.5, 6.6, Ch 7, 8.1 - 8.2): Version A Blank; Version A Solutions
Spring 2017 Test 1 (Sections 5.1 - 5.6): Version A Blank; Version A Solutions
Spring 2017 Test 2 (5.7, 5.8, 6.1 - 6.4): Version A Blank; Version A Solutions
Spring 2017 Test 3 (6.5, 6.6, Ch 7, 8.1 - 8.2): Version A Blank; Version A Solutions
WebAssign for this course will become active on the first day of classes.
WEBASSIGN ACTIVATION STATION will be held from 10 am - 2 pm in O-10 Martin Hall on January 14th - 16th (Mon-Wed). Drop by if you need help enrolling in your section on WebAssign.
Typing Math Symbols in WebAssign
Student User Guide for WebAssign
1020 Calculator Skills
Videos: Setting Up Your Calculator and Basic Calculator Steps
How to Solve An Equation (Using the Solver)
Finding the Best-Fit Function for a Given Data Set
Writing A Completely Defined Model
Review of Basic Derivative Rules (to prepare for Section 7.3 on partial derivatives)
Removing Programs from TI-83 or TI-84 (REQUIRED prior to tests/exams)
Chapter 5; Key
Chapter 7; Key
Section 8.2 Extra Practice; Key
Chapter 8; Key