Calculus: Early Transcendentals by Stewart (8th edition)


The prerequisite for this class is Math 1225 (minimum grade of C–).

Course Contents

The course will follow the 1226 syllabus. The main topics covered are techniques and applications of integration, Trapezoidal and Simpson’s rules, improper integrals, sequences and series, power series, parametric curves and polar coordinates. Software-based techniques will be emphasized.

Course Format

You will meet with your instructor during four 50-minute classes each week. Class attendance will be taken and recorded. Consult your instructor for details specific to your course section.

Office Hours

For individual instructor's office hours see instructors' webpages.

Check the Getting Help for 1226 page for more information on how to get help.

Final Exam

There will be a common final exam on Wednesday, May 9th at 7:45 AM. (Rooms will be posted at a later date.) The final exam is a required class meeting that will not be rescheduled for discretionary reasons, including conflicts with work schedules and with classes and exams at other colleges.

Warning: Common-time exams are inflexible. If there is a conflict with the final in another class that does not have a common-time final, you will be expected to change the other one.

Honor System

The Undergraduate Honor Code pledge that each member of the university community agrees to abide by states:

“As a Hokie, I will conduct myself with honor and integrity at all times. I will not lie, cheat, or steal, nor will I accept the actions of those who do.”
Students enrolled in this course are responsible for abiding by the Honor Code. A student who has doubts about how the Honor Code applies to any assignment is responsible for obtaining specific guidance from the course instructor before submitting the assignment for evaluation. Ignorance of the rules does not exclude any member of the University community from the requirements and expectations of the Honor Code. For additional information about the Honor Code, please visit: https://www.honorsystem.vt.edu/

Attendance and Communication

Class attendance will be taken daily and kept for Mathematics Department records. Students are responsible for course materials and announcements covered in class. Students are also responsible for information delivered via Canvas, Scholar or email.

Accommodations and Special Arrangements

If you need adaptations or accommodations because of a documented disability, if you have emergency medical information that you need to share, or if you need special arrangements in case the building must be evacuated, please make an appointment with your instructor as soon as possible.