MATH 105 - Business Mathematics I   


Semester: 2018-2019 Fall



* Prof. Dr. Billur KAYMAKÇALAN

Room: R-208

Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 14:00-15:00


* Dr. Inst. Åžeyma KAYAN

Room: R-202

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday: 10:20-11:10


Course Description: Functions and Graphs, Linear Functions and Straight Lines, Quadratic functions and their graphs, Polynomial and Rational Functions, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions, Limits and Continuity, Derivative, Derivative of Powers, Derivative of Products and Quotients, Chain Rule, Derivatives of Logarithmic and Exponential Functions, Local Maxima and Minima, Concavity, Curve Sketching, Optimization.


Textbook: E. F. Haeussler, R. S. Paul, R. J. Wood, Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Business, Economics and Life and Social Sciences, 13th Edition, Pearson-Prentice Hall, ISBN: 978-0-321-64388-9


Reference Book:  R. Barnett, M. R. Ziegler, K. E. Byleen, College Mathematics for Business, Economics, Life Sciences and Social Sciences, 12th Edition, Pearson Publishing,  2010,  ISBN 10: 0-321-71082-7


Evaluation Criteria:

Midterm I : %30

Midterm II: %30

Final: %40

Attendance: %5 (Bonus) 



Midterm I: Tuesday-November 6, 2018, 17:30

Midterm II: Tuesday-December 11, 2018, 17:30

Final: NEW date!!!

Monday - January 14, 2019; 15:00-16:30

Make Up: Tuesday, 15 of January 2018, 10:00



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