Alma Mater  Alma Mater  

David C. Falvo

Senior Lecturer of Mathematics


: 15 Prischak






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








Student Action Guide:




Not a bad thing to read!









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





















Math 41 Section 2


Math 141 Section 1


Math 141 Section 2


















Math Lab Info:    




Calc Chat Link:






Spring 2016                       




Calc Chat













































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














“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!”








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











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