Instructor Lecture Time (MWF) Location
Adam Bowers C00 12:00 - 12:50 P.M. CENTR 101

Piazza page for Math 20B Lecture C00

20B Student Supplement

Textbook Information

The required textbook for the course is Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals (3rd Edition), by Rogawski and Adams; published by W.H. Freeman and Company; 2015. (We will cover parts of Chapters 5-11 of the text.)

You can buy a physical copy in the UCSD Bookstore or you can buy ELECTRONIC ONLY access directly from the publisher. (Link opens in a new window. Select "Student Pricing" for purchasing options. HOWEVER, you cannot make any purchases until the course is active.)

We will also use Sections 1-5 of the Math 20B Student Supplement.

Exam Information

Exam 1: 23 Oct 2017 (Mon) — Topics included are those from Oct 2 - Oct 18
Exam 2: 20 Nov 2017 (Mon) — The focus will be on topics from Oct 20 - Nov 15
Final: 14 Dec 2017 (Thu) — The final exam is cumulative and covers every topic from the course.

The following are examples of what exams in this class might look like. They are NOT practice exams. They may differ in form and content from the exams given this term.

Class Links

  • Class Syllabus: Information and policies regarding the course. (You are responsible for knowing the information and policies given in the syllabus.)
  • Course Calendar:   Important dates for the course in a convenient calendar format.
  • Homework List:   A list of suggested homework problems. These problems will not be collected but may be the source of quiz or exam questions.

Student Resources

  • Calculus Interactive Examples:   A resource provided courtesy Professor Al Shenk.
  • Calculus Tutoring:   Information about the Math Department's Calculus Tutoring Lab and other tutoring resources
  • OASIS:   UCSD's Office of Academic Support and Instructional Services
  •   Automatic Calculus Derivatives and Integrals
  • Khan Academy: Video resources on everything from basic algebra to calculus
  • Wolfram|Alpha:   A powerful computational knowledge engine