MATH 107 - Calculus for Business and Economics I     

Semester: 2017-18 Fall

Instructors: Nurgül Gökgöz Küçüksakallı

Office Hours : Monday 15:20-16:10

                          Wednesday 12:20-13:10

                     Emre Sermutlu

Office Hours:  Tuesday 14:20-15:10

                          Thursday 14:20-15:10

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 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, Attendence: %5 (Bonus) 

EXAM DATES

Midterm I: 26 October 2017, 17:20

 Midterm II: 30 November 2017, 17:20

Final: TBA

Make-Up: TBA

Resit: TBA

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

Rules: Attendence will be taken in each class.

            Scientific calculator will be used during the lectures and exams.