**MATH 107 - Calculus for Business and Economics I**

**Semester:**** 2017-18 Spring**

**Instructor: Assist. Prof. Dr. Özlem DEFTERLÄ°**

**Office Hour: T****hursday 13:20-14:10 (at R220)**

**Course Description:**** **Basic algebra review. Functions and graphs, linear functions and straight lines, polynomials, exponential and logarithmic functions. Simple interest, compound interest, effective rates. Future value, present value. Limit, derivative, marginal analysis in economics, applications of the derivative. Antiderivatives and Indefinite Integrals, Techniques of Integration, Areas between curves, Applications of Integrals in Business and Economics

**Textbook: **E. F. Haeussler, R. S. Paul, R. J. Wood, Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Business, Economics and Life and Social Sciences, 13th Edition, Pearson-Prentice Hall, ISBN: 978-0-321-64388-9

**Reference Books:** R. Barnett, M. R. Ziegler, K. E. Byleen, College Mathematics for Business, Economics, Life Sciences and Social Sciences, 12th Edition, Pearson Publishing, 2010, ISBN 10: 0-321-71082-7

**Evaluation Criteria:**

**First Midterm : %30, Second Midterm: %30, Final: %40, Attendance: %5 (Bonus) **

**EXAM DATES:**

**Midterm 1: 21.03.2018 Wednesday, 17.30**

**Midterm 2: 25.04.2018 Wednesday, 17:30**

**Final: 24.05.2018 Thursday, 10:00**

**Make-Up: 04.06.2018 Monday, 10:00**

**Resit: 13.06.2018 Wednesday, 10:00**

*(!! Make-Up and Resit exam contents cover the whole semester and both of them will be given after the final exam period)*

**Rules:** - **Attendance will be taken in each class.**

**- The use of a scientific calculator is allowed during the lectures and exams.**

**Warning: - Students are responsible for checking this web page regularly for announcements.**