KING FAHD UNIVERSITY OF PETROLEUM AND MINERALS
Department of Mathematical
SYLLABUS (101) (Semester III, 20012002)
Instructor:
Dr.
Suliman AlHomidan
Office: 5427
Email
homidan@kfupm.edu.sa
Course homepage:
http://users.kfupm.edu.sa/math/homidan/math101.htm
Title
Calculus I
Course # Math 101
Prerequisite
Math 002
Textbook
Calculus, A New Horizon by Howard Anton, sixth edition (1999).
Week(s) 
Dates 
Sec. 
Topics 

1 
June 18 – 19

2.1 
Limits (An intuitive Introduction) 

2 
June 22 – 27 
2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 
Limits (Computational Techniques) Limits (Discussed more rigorously) Continuity Limits and Continuity of Trigonometric Functions 

3 
June 29 –July 3 
3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 
Tangent Lines and Rates of Change The Derivative Techniques of Differentiation Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions 

4 
July 5 – July 10 
3.5 3.6 4.1 4.2 
The Chain Rule Local Linear Approximation; Differentials Inverse Functions Logarithmic and Exponential Functions 

5 
July12 –July 17 
4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 
Implicit Differentiation Derivatives of Logarithmic and Exponential Functions Derivatives of Inverse Trigonometric Functions Related Rates 

6 
July 19 – July 24 
4.7 5.1 5.2 
L’Hopital’s Rule; Indeterminate Forms Increasing, Decreasing, and Concavity Relative Extrema; First and Second Derivative Tests 

7 
July 27 – July 31 
5.3 6.1 6.2 6.3 
Applying Technology and the Tools of Calculus Absolute Maxima and Minima Applied Maximum and Minimum Problems Rectilinear Motion 

8 
Aug.3 – Aug. 7 
6.4 6.5 
Newton’s Method Rolle’s Theorem; MeanValue Theorem Review 

9 
Aug.10 –Aug. 12 

Final exams 










Grading Policy: First
Major 15 points, Second Major 15 points, Homework 5 points, Quizzes and Matlab
quiz 20 points, Final 35 points.