Math 241 (Section C1H): Calculus III
Instructor: Florin Boca
Office: 362 Altgeld Hall
Phone: (217) 244 - 9928
E-mail: fboca at illinois dot edu
Textbook: James Stewart, Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 6th edition,
with Enhanced Webassign, Thomson Brooks/Cole.
Prerequisites: Quant Reasoning II course.
Departmental Approval Required
Honors section. Grades of A in Math 220 (221) and Math 231 or score of 5 on AP calculus BC exam required.
Math Department and WebAssign site.
Math Department tutoring.
Lectures: MTWR 10:00-10:50 am, Room 445, Altgeld Hall
Office hours: Tuesday 4-5 pm, Wednesday 4-5 pm, or by appointment.
Homework and quizzes: All 14 weekly
assignments will be submitted on WebAssign. The scores of assignments
#(2k-1), k=1,...,7, will be fully taken into account. The scores of
assignments #(2k), k=1,...,7, will not count. Instead, a quiz with
two exercises from each such assignment will be given. Only the best 12 scores (out of 14) will be taken into account.
The lowest 2 scores will be dropped. Late homework is not allowed under normal
circumstances. Missed quizzes cannot be made up under
normal circumstances. Calculators are not allowed during quizzes.
Exams: There will be three hour (midterm) exams and one 3 hour
final exam. The final exam will be comprehensive.
Grading: The total score is 500 points, computed
Homework + Quizzes (20%): 100 pts
Hour exams (45%): 3 X 75 pts = 225 pts
Comprehensive Final Exam (35%): 175 pts
Academic Integrity Policy
Midterm 1: Th Sep 22, 10-10:50 am.
Midterm 2: Th Oct 20, 10-10:50 am.
Midterm 3: Th Dec 1, 10-10:50 am.
Final exam: 8:00-11:00 am, Thursday Dec 15, Room 445, Altgeld Hall.
Last modified: August 26, 2011