# Differential Calculus with Applications

to Commerce and Social Sciences

## Math 104 - Section 108 (Fall 2014)

## Instructor: Maxime Bergeron

Here is the common course webpage

Here is what you should do to succeed

# If you have any questions

## That may be useful for others

Use the Piazza message board

# For other questions or concerns...

## Email: mbergeron at math dot ubc dot ca

## Office hours: once or twice a week in LSK 300C

(see Piazza for specific times), after every class

and by appointment

You should definitely check out the

Math Learning Center (and work there)

#
We will follow the outline on the common course webpage

## But deviate slightly from it at times

Here are the detailed weekly learning goals

Here are the recommended problems

Here is your weekly webwork assigment

# Some extra notes:

Exponential models

Continuous compounding

Price elasticity of demand

A basic business problem

# Some extra problems:

On related rates

On continuous compounding

and their solutions

On elasticity

and their solutions

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There will be two midterms:

## October 3, 6:00 to 7:00 pm

& November 12, 6:30 to 7:30 pm

Here
is a sample midterm 2

Here is a sample midterm 1

Here are some solutions for midterm 1

Past final exams with hints and solutions

# Your grade will be computed as :

## 50% final exam + 34% two midterms

+ 10% webwork + 6% participation

# Miscelaneous other stuff

## Nothing required here

Common errors

Good questions and answers

Funny little calculus text

XKCD

Studying tip