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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Calculus for the Life and Social Sciences I

MATH 127

Basic calculus with applications to problems in the life and social sciences. Functions and graphs, the derivative, techniques of differentiation, curve sketching, maximum-minimum problems, exponential and logarithmic functions, exponential growth and decay, and introduction to integration. Prerequisite: proficiency in high school algebra, including word problems. Honors sections available. (Gen.Ed. R2) [Note: Because this course presupposes knowledge of basic math skills, it will satisfy the R1 requirement upon successful completion.]
Course Details

Winter 2021

On-Line
Dec 7, 2020 - Jan 16, 2021
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Students who have taken MATH 131 and earned a C or better cannot enroll in this course.
Base Cost: $1,446 ($482/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Start date: Dec 07, 2020
End date: Jan 16, 2021
Last day to add: Dec 11, 2020
Last day to drop: Dec 11, 2020
Last day to withdraw: Dec 31, 2020
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