Instructor: Keqin Liu
Phone: 822--3785
Office: Math Annex 1225
Office Hours: Mon, Wed & Fri: 5:00 pm--6:00 pm
Textbook: The required textbook for this course is Calculus: Early Transcendentals, Volume 2. Fourth custom edition for UBC, by Briggs and Cochran. The textbook is available at the UBC Bookstore. ISBN 10 digit: 1269921924. ISBN 13 digit: 9781269921923. This book is available at the UBC Bookstore.
Math105 Common Page: A detailed syllabus and a list of practice problems are posted on the common Math105 page:
Grading Schemes . Your grade will be computed based on the following formula:
1 Final Exam 50%
2 Two midterms 17% + 17% = 34%
3 Course-common WebWorks assignemts 10%
4 Quizzes 6%
Please note that grades may be scaled to ensure fairness across sections.
Quizzes: Quizzes are worth 6% of your grade; your worst quiz score will be ignored. Calculators are not allowed on quizzes. Quizzes will be based on the corresponding suggested problems from the text. The first three in-class 10–15 minute quizzes will be given on the following dates: Jan. 11, Jan. 18, Jan. 25.