Tentative Office Hours:
If you wish to meet in person at Stark Campus, please make arrangements via email.
Note: some information concerning the midterm may be incorrect because of the new policy of two midterms.
(Note: no required textbooks for Modeling Algebra and Calculus 1)
Modeling Algebra: Harshbarger & Yocco, College Algebra in Context, Third Edition, (ISBN: 9780321570604) **Please note the book is optional and will only be used as an additional resource.
Trigonometry: "Precalculus" by Stewart, Lothar, Watson (ISBN: 0-534-38541-9) **Please note the book is optional and will only be used as an additional resource.
Analytical Geometry& Calculus I: "Calculus" by James Stewart (ISBN: 9780840002952) or ANY edition of Calculus by James Stewart, V-1 Custom package will be referred to in this course
Note: I am not dependent on texts for most courses so while you should have reference text it is not required. You will not need to purchase any publisher’s software.
Starting Fall of 2019 Algebra for Calculus TEXT: Carlson, M., Oehrtman, M., Moore, K. (2018). PRECALCULUS, Pathways to Calculus, A Problem-Solving Approach. Student Workbook, 7th edition. Published by Hayden-McNeil and available at the KSU bookstore. With this workbook, you will have access to an online text and an online homework system. Be sure to purchase the correct package. Pages of the workbook may be checked and/or collected. I don't believe this new 7th edition is available anywhere except at the bookstore. Please don't purchase an earlier edition if you find it online.
Janice Kover, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Kent State University - Stark Campus
Office: Main Hall 409