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Prerequisite: Mathematics 12 credit

Welcome to Calculus 12! You will learn about the four major concepts of calculus: the limit, the derivative, the definite integral and the indefinite integral.


For each concept, you will learn the exact definition, have an intuitive understanding of it, be able to use the concept and apply it. You will learn about these concepts numerically, graphically, algebraically and verbally. Along the way, you will learn some of the history of calculus too.

*You need the following:

  1. Calculus 12: Concepts and Applications textbook (Rented)

  2. Graphing Calculator

  3. Mark Sheet in Word Format.

To receive credit for Calculus 12, you will:

  1. Complete eight chapters and their exercises

  2. Write seven chapter tests (Chapters 7 and 8 are combined on one test)

  3. Write a final exam (you must score 50% to pass the course)

For each chapter, you will print out from the computer the work you need to complete.Choose “Courses”; “Math”; “Calculus 12”.

You will complete  the  following chapters:


Chapter 1  Limits, Derivatives, Integrals 10%
Chapter 2 Properties of Limits 10%
Chapter 3 Derivatives, Antiderivatives, and Indefinite Integrals 10%
Chapter 4 Products, Quotients and Parametric Functions 10%
Chapter 5 Definite and Indefinite Integrals 10%
Chapter 6 The Calculus of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions 10%
Chapter 7 The Calculus of Growth and Decay 10%
Chapter 8 The Calculus of Plane and Solid Figures 10%
Final Exam:   30%
  Total Marks 100%