• Calculus Honors Syllabus

    Description:

    This course is designed for students who plan to major in economics, business or science.  It will introduce students to basic concepts of differential and integral calculus including analytic geometry.  There will be a focus on real world applications in many areas that will prepare the students for college and career aspirations.  

    The Major Units Include:

    1. Functions, Graphs and Models
    2. Differentiation
    3. Applications of Differentiation
    4. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
    5. Integration
    6. Applications of Integration

     

    Text:  “Calculus and It’s Applicatins”, Bittinger, Ellenbogen and Surgent, Expanded Edition

    Teacher:  Mr Mario Cornacchia

    Contact:  mcornacchia@marsd.ore

    Office hours:  Wednesday 12:20 to 2:10

    Bio:  This is my 20th year teaching at MRHS.  I’ve been teaching introductory Statistics for over a dozen years and this is my 2nd year teaching AP Statistics.  I’ve taught a wide range of  classes from Algebra 1 to AP Calculus BC.  I will have more personal information during our first class.

     

    Google Classroom Code:  rzfqc62

     

    Virtual Lectures (The Video Link will be posted on the Google Classroom folder):

    BE ON TIME!  If you are absent, it is your responsibility to find out what work you missed

     

    Schedule starting Sept 14:

    (1)  Monday:  10:25 to 11:19 

    (2)  Tuesday:  1:40 to 2:00

    (3)  Wednesday:  10:54 to 11:19

    (4)  Thursday:  none

    (4)  Friday:  1:40 to 2:00

     

    Grade Policy:  

    Homework 15% (If late: 0)

    Self Assess: 15% (If late: 0)

    Exams: 70% (Self Assess, due one school day after the review of the exam)

    Homework is due the day of the exam.  Make up exams will be scheduled “after school” or during my Office Hours (see above).  

    Honor System:

    Cheating is taking the work of another individual and claiming it as his/her own work. Plagiarism is taking material from a source, in whole or in part, and claiming it as his/her own work.  This will result in a 0% with no option to redo/retake – NO EXCEPTIONS

     

    Accommodations:

    Accommodations and Modifications will be provided with the individual’s 504 and IEP

     

    Chapter R (Review) Assignment Sheet:

    Chapter R:  Functions, Graphs and Models

     

    Homework:  

    R.1 #1,5,7,14,16,18,20,21,27,30,33 and 35

    R.2 #3,20,22,23,31-40 ALL,51,55,59,76 and 77

    R.3 #1-31 ODD,33,45,50 and 59,

    R.4 #4,5,15,21,29,34,38,39,62,72 and 73

    R.5 #4,8,11,16,18,23,29,37,47-67 ODD,73,83,87 and 104

    R.6 #1-3 ALL,8,13,16 and 21

     

    Deliverables:

     

    Week of 10/5:  R.1 to R.6 homework due

    Week of 10/5:  Chapter R Test

    After Review of the Test:  Self Assess Due




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Last Modified on September 20, 2020