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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

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule:

 

Student Action Guide:

 

 

 

Not a bad thing to read!

 

 

 

SPRING 2016

 

SPRING 2016

 

 

Especially for Freshmen and Freshwomen i.e. 1st semester students

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Syllabus:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 41 Section 2

 

Math 141 Section 1

 

Math 141 Section 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TUTORING

 

 

Math Lab Info:    

 

 

 

Calc Chat Link:

 

 

 

 

 

Spring 2016                       

 

 

 

Calc Chat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*   ANNOUNCEMENTS:

                      

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                         

                    

                                                  

 

 

 

 

 

                                                   

 

 

 

 

 

Math 141 sections 1 and 2

Exam 1 Feb. 9

Sections 7.1-7.4, 8.2-8.3 (first half)

 

Math 41 section 2

Exam 1 probable date Feb. 12

Sections 1.1-1.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                              

                                Point Totals:

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                MATH 41.2

 

        MATH 141.1

 

        MATH 141.2

       

 

 

 

 

                             

 

 

 

 

CLASS POLICIES

 

 

“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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUGGESTED HOMEWORK

 

 

Math 41 Homework:

 

 

Math 141 homework:

 

 

 

Suggested Assignments

 

 

Suggested Assignments

 

 

 

 

 

Math 41

Quizzes and Exams:

Spring 2016

              

 

                                                                               

 

                                             

 

           

 

 

                                                          

 

 

Quiz 1 Solutions

Quiz 2 Solutions

 

 

Math 141

Quizzes and Exams:

Spring 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quiz 1  A B Solutions A B

Quiz 2 A B Solutions A B

Quiz 3 A B Solutions A B

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 41 Handouts:

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                       

                      

 

 

                                                                                                                                    

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 41 Review/Worksheet  Solutions

 

Chapter 1

 

lines and linear modeling

 

combinations, compositions, inverses

 

Chapter 2

 

Chapter 3

 

Chapter 4

 

Chapter 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 141 Handouts:

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                       

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                    

 

Integration Review from Math 140    Solutions

 

More Integration Review   Solutions

Even More Integration Review

Chapter 7 Applications of Integration

     Set up the definite integral…area

     Set the definite integral…volume

Chapter 8 Techniques of Integration

     Integration Tables

     Wolfram Integration

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 1-grid 4-grids

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 41

Quizzes and Exams:

Fall 2010

              

 

                                                                               

 

                                             

 

           

 

 

                                                          

 

 

Quiz 1  Solutions

Quiz 2   Solutions

Quiz 3  Solutions

Quiz 4  Solutions

Quiz 5  Solutions

Quiz 6  Solutions

Quiz 7  Solutions

 

 

Exam 1   Solutions

Exam 2   Solutions

Exam 3   Solutions

 

 

 

Math 141

Quizzes and Exams:

Fall 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quiz 1   Solutions

Quiz 2   Solutions

Quiz 3   Solutions

Quiz 4   Solutions

Quiz 5  Solutions

Quiz 6  Solutions

Quiz 7  Solutions

 

 

Exam 1 A B Solutions

Exam 2 Solutions

Exam 3 Solutions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miscellaneous Math Stuff:

 

Differentiation Integration Card from Text

Trigonometry Card from Text

Trigonometry Appendix from Textbook

Geometry Card from Text