WE ARE  PENN STATE

HAIL TO   THE  LION

Alma Mater  Alma Mater

David C. Falvo

Senior Lecturer of Mathematics

Office:

15 Prischak

 

email:

dcf2@psu.edu

 

Education:

M.Ed., The Pennsylvania State University, 1989
B.S., The Pennsylvania State University, 1986

 

Teaching Specialties:

Precalculus, Calculus I and Calculus II

 

Research Interests:

Mathematics Education
Mathematical Texts

 

 

 

 

 

 

My Schedule:

 

 

Student Action Guide:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spring 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spring 2014

 

Summer 2014

 

 

Syllabus:

 

 

 

 

 

Registrar’s Link:

 

 

Math 140 Section 3

 

Math 141 Section 1

 

Math 141 Section 3

 

Math 140 Section 601

 

 

 

 

 

 

SCHEDULE of COURSES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math Lab Info:     

 

Burke Tutor Center Info:

 

Calc Chat Link:

 

 

Spring 2014 Tutor Schedule

LRC website

 

 

Calc Chat

 

 

 

 

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FINAL EXAM SCORES:

 

         

 

 

    Math 140 section 3 

Math 141 section 1

Math 141 section 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Point Totals:

As of May 7th

  

 

Math 140 Section 3

Math 141 Section 1

Math 141 Section 3

 

 

 

Math 140

Spring 2014

Quizzes and Exams:

 

 

 

 

Quiz 1     Solution

Quiz 2     Solution

Quiz 3     Solution

Quiz 4     Solution

Quiz 5     Solution

Quiz 6     Solution

Quiz 7     Solution

Extra       Answers 

Exam 1    Solution

Exam 2    Solution

Exam 3    Solution

 

 

 

Math 141

Spring 2014

Quizzes and Exams:

 

 

 

Quiz 1 A  B  Solutions  A  B

Quiz 2     Solution

Quiz 3     Solution

Quiz 4 A B C Solutions   A B C

Quiz 5     Solution

Quiz 6 A B C D    Solutions  A&B   C&D

Quiz 7  A  B      Solutions

Taylor’s Thm.  Solution

Exam 1    Solutions

 

 

 

 

 

Exam 2    Solutions

Exam 3    Solutions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         

“Quiz Make – Up” Policy

from your syllabus:

 

 

“Academic Dishonesty” statement

from your syllabus:

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Quizzes: The best FIVE ten point quizzes will be counted.

NO make-up quizzes. So no need to ask, in other words, DON’T ASK!”

 

 

“ACADEMIC

DISHONESTY: Academic dishonesty will not be tolerated and typically results in a

 failing grade for the class. The academic integrity statement of the college can be found at

 http://psbehrend.psu.edu/intranet/faculty-resources/academic-integrity

 

 

 

 

 

“Attendance / Attitude” statement

from your syllabus:

 

 

 

 

“ATTENDANCE: Attendance as well as attitude will be a Determining factor in all grades.

This includes but is not limited to arriving to class on time and prepared, no ringing cell phones, or any other disruptive classroom behavior. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 140 Homework:

 

 

Math 141 homework:

 

 

 

 

Suggested Assignments

 

 

 

 

 

Suggested Assignments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 140 Handouts:

 

 

 

 

 

 

         

 

Precalculus Review/Worksheet    Graph   

 

Solutions to Precalculus Worksheet

 

Math 41 Final Exam

 

Chapter 2 Continuity Table

 

    Limits Graphically Worksheet

 

    Secant Line Slopes

 

Chapter 3

 

    Binomial Theorem

 

   Rates of Change   Solutions  I-80

 

    Chain Rule

 

    Related Rates

 

Chapter 4   Extrema Tables

 

   Finding Critical Numbers

 

   Extreme Value Theorem

 

   Curve Sketching   Solutions

 

   Asymptotes and Rational Functions

 

  Optimization

 

Chapter 5   

 

    Tricks/Techniques of Integration

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 141 Handouts:

 

 

 

 

 

Integration Review from Math 140    Solutions

 

More Integration Review    Solutions

 

Chapter 7 Applications of Integration

     Set up the definite integral…Area

     Set up the definite integral…Volume

     Area and Volume “Make you think”

Chapter 8 Techniques of Integration

     Integration by Trig Substitution   Solutions

     Integration Tables

Chapter 9 Infinite Series

     Definition of a Convergent/Divergent Sequence

     Sequence Worksheet   Solutions

     Series Worksheet 9.2   Solutions   #2, #4,and #11 Corrections

     Alternative Formula for Convergent Geometric Series

     Series Worksheet 9.2 – 9.4  Solutions

     Series Worksheet 9.2 - 9.6   Solutions

Chapter 10 Conics, Plane Curves, and Polar

     Polar Graph Paper 6-grids

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 140 Quizzes and Exams:

 

 

         

Quiz 1     Solution

Quiz 2     Solution

 

 

           Spring 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quiz 3     Solution

 

Quiz 4     Solution

 

Quiz 5     Solution

 

Quiz 6     Solution

 

Quiz 7     Solution

 

EXAM 1      Solution

 

EXAM 2      Solutions

Exam 2 BONUS

 

Exam 3        Solutions 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 141 Quizzes and Exams:

Spring 2013

 

 

 

 

Quiz 1 A  B           Solutions A  B

 

Quiz 2 A  B           Solutions A  B

 

Quiz 3 A  B           Solutions A  B

 

Quiz 4                   Solution  Alternate Solution

Quiz 5 A B           Solutions  A  B

 

Quiz 6 A               Solutions  A 

 

Quiz 7                   Solutions

 

EXAM 1 A  B      Solutions

 

EXAM 2               Solutions
Exam 2 BONUS               

 

Exam 3                Solutions  Edit #4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miscellaneous Math Stuff:

 

Differentiation Integration Card from Text

Trigonometry Card from Text

Trigonometry Appendix from Textbook

Geometry Card from Text