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MATH 047
Calculus I
Fall and Spring

Calculus I & II and Multivariable Calculus (MATH 049) are designed to build a solid foundation in calculus. Topics in Calculus I include: limits; continuity; derivatives; techniques for differentiation; linearization and differentials; the Mean Value Theorem; interpretations of derivatives in geometry and science; extreme values of functions, with applications to graphing and optimization problems in economics, life sciences, and physics; and an introduction to integrals.

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Maia Averett, Steven Givant, Zvezdelina Stankova

Note(s):
Concurrently with MATH 047, students must enroll in a calculus workshop, MATH 047L. Prerequisite: MATH 003 or high school equivalent.

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Quan. & Comp. Reasoning, Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Quantitative Literacy

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P: 510.430.2226
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E: mathematics@mills.edu

Last Updated: 6/23/17