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MATH 151 - Calculus for the Management, Life and Social Sciences (4 s.h., G2, Q)

Prerequisites: MATH 101 or equivalent, with a grade of C or better or Math Placement Testing/Evaluation before registration.

Elementary introduction to calculus and its applications in business, economics, life sciences and social sciences. Functions, limits and continuity. The derivative; applications in marginal analysis, related rates, extreme value problems, curve sketching, optimization, differentials and error estimation. Exponential and logarithm functions; applications to growth and decay problems. Elementary differential equations; bounded growth models. Improper integrals. This course will not count toward a major or minor in mathematics.