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VV115 – Calculus I

Instructor: Zachiri McKenzie

Credits: 4 credits

Pre-requisites: 3-4 years high school math including trigonometry

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The course presents the concepts of calculus from four points of view: geometric (graphs), numeric
(tables), symbolic (formulas), and verbal descriptions. Students will develop their reading, writing, and
questioning skills, as well as their ability to work cooperatively. Topics include functions and graphs, derivatives
and their applications to real-life problems in various fields, and an introduction to integration. The classroom
atmosphere is interactive and cooperative. Both individual and team homework is assigned.

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