Overview of the Calculus Courses
Below is an overview of the different calculus sequences (e.g., 221/222/234 vs. 171/217/222/234 vs. 211/213) as well as a chart with more advanced courses and their prerequisites. A full catalog of our undergraduate courses can be found on the Guide.
Calculus Credit by Examination
Calculus Credit by Examination. Contains information on exams that can be taken by students wishing to obtain credit for MATH 221, 222 or 234 without taking the courses.
Calculus Course Materials: MATH 221/222/234 Students
All MATH 221/222/234 sections use Stewart Calculus 8e ebook with its associated homework software, WebAssign. The ebook and WebAssign package can be purchased online via a link that will be provided on your Canvas course site. You will also have the option to add on a paper copy of the book.
Calculus Course Materials: MATH 171/217 Students
The default textbook for 171 and 217 students is Larson – Calculus 1 with Precalculus, 3e ebook with its associated homework software, WebAssign. As part of the Engage Etext Pilot, you will be charged for the textbook and software package directly on your tuition bill. You will have access to the ebook and software via the course Canvas site.
- The most basic trig properties on one sheet. Many students rely on their calculators to reproduce these properties. Students should understand the drawings and how they imply the stated identities. Note that the addition formulas or even the double angle formulas are not on this sheet.
- When not to use l’Hopital’s rule. A few examples of limits where l‘Hopital provides the kind of help we all can do without.