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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!

 

 


 

 

FALL  2017

 

Academic Calendar

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Syllabus:

 

 

 

 

 

 


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

 

 

Math140 Section 3

 

Math140 Section 4

 

Math141 Section 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

TUTORING

                                                                              

 

Math Lab Info:

 

 

 

 

Calc Chat Link:

 

 

 

 

Fall 2017                                       

 

 

 

Calc Chat

 

Calc View Link (it does NOT include our current textbook, but worth a look)

 

 

 

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                    ANNOUNCEMENTS:  Math 140 sec. 3 and 4

                                                                 Quiz 1 Precalculus 

                                                                   Wednesday Aug. 30

                                  

                                                                  Math 141 sec. 5

                                                                  Quiz 1 Sec.7.1 Area

                                                                  Wednesday Aug. 30

 

 

 

 

                                Point totals:  Math 140.3

                                                     Math 140.4

                                                     Math 141.5

 

 

 

                                                If you did not pick up a quiz or exam

                                  when it was returned in class,  please, pick it up at my office.

 

                                                           

 

                                                        SUGGESTED HOMEWORK:

 

 

                                                         Math 140 Homework:

 

 

 

 

                                                           Math 141 homework:

 

Suggested Assignments

 

 

 

 

Suggested Assignments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                               Math 140

                Quizzes and Exams:

                                     Fall 2015

 

 

 


Quiz 1
  Solutions

Quiz 2 A B  Solutions

Quiz 3 A B Solutions

Quiz 4 A B Solutions                                    

Quiz 5  Solutions

Quiz 6  Solutions

 

Exam 1 A B Solutions

Exam 2   Solutions

Exam 3   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

Quiz 4 A B C D Solutions

Quiz 5 A B C D   Solutions

Quiz 6   Solutions

Quiz 7  Solutions

 

 

Exam 1 A B  Solutions AB

Exam 2.1 A B Solutions AB

Exam 2.2 AB   Solutions AB

Exam 3 A green B purple Solutions AB

 

 

 

                                   

                                        

            Math 140 Handouts:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Precalculus Review/Worksheet   Solutions 

Math 41 Final Exam 

 

Chapter 2 Continuity Table 

    Limits Worksheet solutions                                                           

    Limits Graphically Worksheet

 

Chapter 3 

    Binomial Theorem 

    Rates of Change   Solutions  I-80 

    Chain Rule 

    Related Rates

 

Chapter 4   Extrema Tables  

   Curve Sketching   Solutions 

   Asymptotes and Curve Sketching 

   Optimization

 

Chapter 5    

    Tricks/Techniques of Integration

 

 

 

                                                    

                                                                                                           

                                                                          

                                                                                                                                                                          


 

 

Math 141 Handouts:

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                       

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                    

 

 

Fall 2017 handouts

       Part 1 Even More Integration Review

       Part 2 More Integration Review   Solutions

       Part 3 Integration Review from Math 140    Solutions

 

 

 

Chapter 7 Applications of Integration

     Disc Animation

Washer  Animation

     Set up the definite integral…area

     Set the definite integral…volume

 

Chapter 8 Techniques of Integration

    Techniques Review Trig Sub-Technology/Tables

      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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miscellaneous Math Stuff:

 

Differentiation Integration Card from Text

Trigonometry Card from Text

Trigonometry Appendix from Textbook  Answers

Geometry Card from Text