# Workshop and Lectures Notes Semester 1

On this page you will find the lecture notes associated with the Mathematics Learning Centre's lectures and workshops for Semester 1.

Please see the Resources page for additional mathematics resources and the Publications page for Mathematics Learning Centre publications.

## Maths notes for Business

Please download anything you think may be useful.

- Introduction to calculus
- Sigma notation and Basic concepts in probability
- Working with quadratic, exponential and

logarithmic graphs - Revising algebra skills
- Straight line graphs Note:The answers to 3(ii)(a) and 3(ii)(d) are incorrect.
- Solving simultaneous equations

## Calculus from Scratch Lectures

### There will be no lectures face-to-face lectures from 2012.

The information for the 2011 lectures is below. See also the 2 unit maths bridging course page which you can find under bridging courses on this site.

#### The books referred to below are available for download on our publications page

- Lecture 1 — Monday 7 March

Introduction to Differential Calculus — up to middle of page 13 - Lecture 2 — Monday 14 March

Introduction to Differential Calculus — up to middle of page 15 - Lecture 3 — Monday 21 March

Introduction to Differential Calculus — the chain rule up to page 23 - Lecture 4 — Monday 28 March

The first derivative and stationary points - Lecture 5 — Monday 4 April

The second derivative and points of inflection - Lecture 6 — Monday 11 April

Curve sketching using calculus - Lecture 7 — Monday 18 April

Optimisation using calculus — Chapter 4 - Lecture 8 — Monday 2 May

Optimisation using calculus continued - Lecture 9 — Monday 9 May

Introduction to Integration: Part 1 The Anti-derivative — up to page 12 - Lecture 10 — Monday 16 May

Introduction to Integration: Part 2 The Definite integral — up to page 12 - Lecture 11 — Monday 23 May

Introduction to Integration: Part 1 The Anti-derivative — Chapter 7 - Lecture 12 — Monday 30 May

Previous exam questions on integration