INFORMATION PAGE MA141 (005) – Fall 2009 (Instructor: Dr. Fredrick Semazzi) http://courses.ncsu.edu/ma141/lec/005 Class roll: If you are not on the class roll for MA-141 Sec: 005, please note that I have no authority to add you to the list. Direct questions about enrolment in MA141 to the course coordinator, Dr. John Griggs, Rm#2108A SAS Hall. Text Book: CALCULUS and CONCEPTS by James Stewart 4rd Edition (new); Sections 1.5-5.8; Appendix B] Maple Requirement in Calculus: Students in MA 141 are required to complete 4 Maple homework assignments. For information about Maple you must review the information at [http://www.math.ncsu.edu/calculus]. Maple Homework Dates Assignment Start Date Due Date Homework #0 and #1 Monday, Sept. 21 Friday, Sept. 25 at 5:00 pm Homework #2 Monday, Oct. 12 Friday, Oct. 16 at 5:00 pm Homework #3 Monday, Nov. 2 Friday, Nov. 6 at 5:00 pm Regular Classes Time: 11:20 am – 12:10 pm; Days: MTWHF Building: SAS Hall Room: 1102 Instructor: Dr. Fredrick Semazzi, Jordan Hall Room 4144, Office: 515-1434, email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Office Hours: Tuesday & Friday: 2.00 – 3.00 pm in Jordan Hall Room 4144. Test days: Test#1 (Sept 11); Test#2 (Oct 5); Test#3 (Oct 30); Test#4 (Nov 23); Final Exams: (Dec 9-17). Course Syllabus: http://egrader.math.ncsu.edu/CalculusWithMaple/CalculusWithMapleNCSU/course_syllabi/fall- 2009/ma141.html Attendance: If you miss no more than 5 days AND attend every test, I will replace your lowest test grade with your final exam grade (assuming it is higher). Course Component % Comments Tests 50% (lowest score of the 4 tests may be dropped, see attendance above) Homework 10% (webassign.ncsu.edu) Maple 10% (http://www.math.ncsu.edu/calculus) Final exam 30% (comprehensive & covers all materials taught during the semester) Total 100% Grading: A+: 97-100%; A: 93-96%; A-: 89-92%; B+: 85-88%; B: 81-84%; B-: 77-80%; C+: 73- 76%; C: 69-72%; C-: 65-68%; D+: 61-64%; D: 57-60%; D-: 53-56%; F: 52% & below.