# MATH1520B - University Mathematics for Applications - 2019/20

Teacher:
Course Year:
2019/20
Term:
1

### Announcement

• Sep 1: Course Information
• Sep 1: There is no tutorial in the first week.
• Sep 1: Quizzes are tentatively scheduled on Oct 3 and Oct 31, 19:00 - 20:30. If you have any legitimate reason can not attend, please inform us by Sep 9, 10pm.
• Sep 17: WeBWrok Homework 1 is released, which is due Sep 24.
• Sep 17: Link to WeBWork: http://webwork.math.cuhk.edu.hk/webwork2
• Sep 27: Quiz 1 will be held on Oct 3, Thu, 7:00 - 8:30pm, at LSB LT1. It will cover all topics in L1 - L3.
• Sep 27: Quiz 1 revision exercise
• Sep 27: Quiz 1 revision exercise solution
• Oct 27: Quiz 2 will be held on Oct 31, Thu, 7:00 - 8:30pm, at MMW LT1. It iwll cover all topics in L3 - L6, except for the absolute extrema in L6.
• Oct 27: Quiz 2 revision exercise
• Oct 27: Quiz 2 revision exercise Answer
• Nov 25: course NEW assessment scheme with arrangement

### General Information

#### Lecturer

• Dr. PAN Lily
• Office: LSB 233
• Tel: 3943 7956
• Email:

#### Teaching Assistant

• Ms. WANG Yiran
• Office: LSB 222B
• Tel: 3943 7963
• Email:
• Mr. LI Lok Tung
• Office: AB1 407A
• Tel: 3943 3721
• Email:

#### Time and Venue

• Lecture: Mon 10:30 - 11:15, YIA LT5; Thu 10:30 - 12:15, YIA LT8
• Tutorial: Mon 11:30 - 12:15, YIA LT5

### Course Description

This course is intended to provide students with a fundamental account of the basic results and theorems of calculus. Topics include: function, limit, continuity; rules of differentiation, maxima, minima, rate of change, applications; basic methods of integration and area; ordinary differential equation; and probabilities.

### Textbooks

• Laurence D. Hoffmann and Gerald L. Bradley, Applied Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences

### References

• Barnett, Ziegler and Byleen, Calculus for Business, Economics, Life Sciences and Social Sciences. McGraw-Hill.

### Assessment Scheme

 See the above announcement on Nov 25 ~%