**MATH 105 - Business Mathematics I**

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**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

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**Midterm I:** TBA

**Midterm II:** TBA

**Final:** TBA

**Make-Up:** TBA

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