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# Calculus 1 - Full College Course

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### Overview

This course teaches Calculus 1 and a Calculus 1 Corequisite course simultaneously. The learning outcomes include understanding limits, derivatives, trigonometric functions, logarithms, chain rule, implicit differentiation, related rates, and optimization. The course covers topics such as rational expressions, graphing, continuity, trigonometry, derivatives rules, trigonometric limits, logarithmic functions, inverse functions, related rates, and maximums and minimums. The teaching method includes lectures, examples, proofs, and problem-solving. The intended audience is students interested in learning Calculus 1 and strengthening their algebra and trigonometry skills simultaneously.

### Syllabus

[Corequisite] Rational Expressions.
[Corequisite] Difference Quotient.
Graphs and Limits.
When Limits Fail to Exist.
Limit Laws.
The Squeeze Theorem.
Limits using Algebraic Tricks.
When the Limit of the Denominator is 0.
[Corequisite] Lines: Graphs and Equations.
[Corequisite] Rational Functions and Graphs.
Limits at Infinity and Graphs.
Limits at Infinity and Algebraic Tricks.
Continuity at a Point.
Continuity on Intervals.
Intermediate Value Theorem.
[Corequisite] Right Angle Trigonometry.
[Corequisite] Sine and Cosine of Special Angles.
[Corequisite] Unit Circle Definition of Sine and Cosine.
[Corequisite] Properties of Trig Functions.
[Corequisite] Graphs of Sine and Cosine.
[Corequisite] Graphs of Sinusoidal Functions.
[Corequisite] Graphs of Tan, Sec, Cot, Csc.
[Corequisite] Solving Basic Trig Equations.
Derivatives and Tangent Lines.
Computing Derivatives from the Definition.
Interpreting Derivatives.
Derivatives as Functions and Graphs of Derivatives.
Proof that Differentiable Functions are Continuous.
Power Rule and Other Rules for Derivatives.
[Corequisite] Trig Identities.
[Corequisite] Pythagorean Identities.
[Corequisite] Angle Sum and Difference Formulas.
[Corequisite] Double Angle Formulas.
Higher Order Derivatives and Notation.
Derivative of e^x.
Proof of the Power Rule and Other Derivative Rules.
Product Rule and Quotient Rule.
Proof of Product Rule and Quotient Rule.
Special Trigonometric Limits.
[Corequisite] Composition of Functions.
[Corequisite] Solving Rational Equations.
Derivatives of Trig Functions.
Proof of Trigonometric Limits and Derivatives.
Rectilinear Motion.
Marginal Cost.
[Corequisite] Logarithms: Introduction.
[Corequisite] Log Functions and Their Graphs.
[Corequisite] Combining Logs and Exponents.
[Corequisite] Log Rules.
The Chain Rule.
More Chain Rule Examples and Justification.
Justification of the Chain Rule.
Implicit Differentiation.
Derivatives of Exponential Functions.
Derivatives of Log Functions.
Logarithmic Differentiation.
[Corequisite] Inverse Functions.
Inverse Trig Functions.
Derivatives of Inverse Trigonometric Functions.
Related Rates - Distances.
Related Rates - Volume and Flow.
Related Rates - Angle and Rotation.
[Corequisite] Solving Right Triangles.
Maximums and Minimums.
First Derivative Test and Second Derivative Test.
Extreme Value Examples.
Mean Value Theorem.
Proof of Mean Value Theorem.
[Corequisite] Solving Right Triangles.
Derivatives and the Shape of the Graph.
Linear Approximation.
The Differential.
L'Hospital's Rule.
L'Hospital's Rule on Other Indeterminate Forms.
Newtons Method.
Antiderivatives.
Finding Antiderivatives Using Initial Conditions.
Any Two Antiderivatives Differ by a Constant.
Summation Notation.
Approximating Area.
The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, Part 1.
The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, Part 2.
Proof of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.
The Substitution Method.
Why U-Substitution Works.
Average Value of a Function.
Proof of the Mean Value Theorem for Integrals.

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• Om Anand
Excellent content for anybody to access. Precisely as well as detailed explanation of basics and some advanced topics of calculus. Would recommend everyone to take this course.

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