Mathematics 101

Calculus I

Catalog Description

An elementary course introducing the student to the basic concepts of calculus: functions, limits, derivatives, and integrals. Emphasis is placed on problem solving.

Objectives of the course


Calculus, Concepts and Contexts, Third Edition,
by James Stewart, Brooks/Cole Publishers, ISBN 0-534-40986-5, 2005 (Required)

Course Notes and Related Materials

Schedule for Spring 2009



Chris Parrish
Office: Woods Laboratories 120

Location and Time

Section B: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 10:00 - 10:50 am
Section C: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 11:00 - 11:50 am
Woods Laboratories 121

Office Hours

Sewanee's tradition of cordial and constructive student-faculty relationships is one of its great strengths, and I am very happy to support that tradition. Official office hours for this course are as follows:

Tuesdays, 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Wednesdays, 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Woods Laboratories 120

If you would like to talk with me in addition to the interactions generated during those hours, please make an appointment to see me in my office (WL120), either when you see me in class or in the hallways or in my office, or by email (, or by voice mail message (x1333).

Final Exam

Math 101B (MWF, 10 am class) -- Monday, May 4, 9-11 am
Math 101C (MWF, 11 am class) -- Friday, May 1, 2-4 pm
Woods Laboratories 121


Tutors are available every night, Sunday through Thursday, from 7 to 9 pm in ... (venue will be announced soon) ... and it's free!

Homework Day!

Homework is due on Thursdays.


Honor Code

The Honor Code applies to all examinations and written work produced in this course. Plagiarism is copying or imitating the language and thoughts of others, whatever the medium (written papers or computer programs). All work on the examinations must be done individually.


Attendance is required and is an important factor in doing well in the class. All assignments must be completed, and the student is responsible for making up any work missed due to absence. Late work will be accepted ONLY if appropriate arrangements have been made with the instructor PRIOR to the due date. The Dean's Office may be notified after two absences.