# Calculus II for the Social Sciences

## MATH 158, Spring 2017

#### Lectures (Room B 9200): Mondays 4:30-5:20pm, Wednesdays 4:30-6:20pm

#### Office hours (Room K 10501): TBA

#### My workshop hours (Room K 9503): TBA

#### Final Exam Tuesday April 12th, 7-10pm (Room TBA)

### Textbook

*Applied Calculus for the Managerial, Life and Social Sciences* by Tan, Ashlock and Menz

We will cover most sections from Chapters 8 - 11, 13 and 14.

### Content

- Chapter 8: Integration (6 lectures)
- Chapter 9: Additional Topics of Integration (6 lectures): Integration by parts, numerical integration, improper integrals, tables of integrals and computers, and applications to business and economics.
- Chapter 10: Calculus of Several Variables (7 lectures): visual representation, partial derivatives, critical points, tangent planes, least squares approximation, double integrals and applications.
- Chapter 11: Differential Equations (4 lectures)
- Chapter 13: Probability and Calculus (4 lectures)
- Chapter 14: Taylor Polynomials and Infinite Series (5 lectures)

#### Handouts

All information, assignments, solutions, and handouts for the course will be posted on canvas at https://canvas.sfu.ca