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

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule:  

 

Student Action Guide:

 

 

 

 

FALL 2014                                 

 

FALL 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Syllabus:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 140 Section 1

 

Math 140 Section 2

 

Math 141 Section 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TUTORING

 

 

 

 

Math Lab Info:    

 

Burke Tutor Center Info:

 

Calc Chat Link:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fall 2014  More Info

 

Fall 2014

 

 

Calc Chat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Math 140: Quiz 1 Friday August 29 Algebra Review

 

Math 141: Quiz 1 Friday August 29 Integration Review

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

“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. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUGGESTED HOMEWORK

 

 

Math 140 Homework:

 

 

Math 141 homework:

 

 

 

Suggested Assignments

 

 

Suggested Assignments

 

 

 

 

 

Math 140

Quizzes and Exams:

FALL 2014

 

 

 

 

                                                          

 

 

 

Quiz 1   Solutions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 141

Quizzes and Exams:

FALL 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quiz 1   Solutions

 

 

 

 

Math 140 Handouts:

 

 

 

 

 

 

                      

 

 

 

 

 

 

Precalculus Review/Worksheet   Solutions

 

Math 41 Final Exam

 

Chapter 2 Continuity Table

 

    Limits Graphically Worksheet

 

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

 

   Optimization

 

Chapter 5   

 

    Tricks/Techniques of Integration

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 141 Handouts:

 

 

 

 

 

Integration Review from Math 140    Solutions

 

Chapter 7 Applications of Integration

     Set the definite integral…

     Area and Volume “Make you think”

Chapter 8 Techniques of Integration

     Integration by Trig Substitution   Solutions

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 140 Quizzes and Exams:

Spring 2014

 

 

 

Quiz 1     Solution

Quiz 2     Solution

Quiz 3     Solution

Quiz 4     Solution

Quiz 5     Solution

Quiz 6     Solution

Quiz 7     Solution

Exam 1    Solution

Exam 2    Solution

Exam 3    Solution

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 141 Quizzes and Exams:

Spring 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miscellaneous Math Stuff:

 

Differentiation Integration Card from Text

Trigonometry Card from Text

Trigonometry Appendix from Textbook

Geometry Card from Text