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SMILE Project: Calculus 1 Workshop

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Calculus 1 Problems
Functions
      EV Function [Problem #1072] (main)
      Math on the Midway [Problem #3904] (warm-up)
      Alvin's Theorem [Problem #4672] (extra)
 
Exponential Functions
      Bouncing Ball [Problem #5284] (main)
      The Joke [Problem #3148] (warm-up)
      Copying Conundrum [Problem #2872] (extra)
 
Optimization
      Making Money at the Movies [Problem #1134] (main)
      Product Max [Problem #966] (warm-up)
      What's the Point? [Problem #3712] (extra)

      Around the Corner [Problem #1146] (main)
      Environmentally Friendly [Problem #426] (warm-up)
      Building a Sandbox [Problem #1062] (extra)

      Your Interview Question Is... [Problem #486] (main)
      Job Interview at the Can-Can Company [Problem #474] (warm-up)

 
Anti-Differentiation
      Is it a Midpoint? [Problem #1362] (main)
      Find the Function [Problem #1338] (warm-up)
      Costly Cable [Problem #630] (extra)
 
Calculus II Problems
Week 1 (Sequences and Series)
      A Holiday Card [Problem #954]
 
Week 2: (Area of a Bounded Region)
      A Parabola Proof [Problem #834] (warm-up)
      That's a Lot of Rocks [Problem #810]
 
Week 3: (Area of an Ellipse)
      Ellipse Areas [Problem #1026] (warm-up)
      Oval Braided Rug [Problem #990]
 
Week 4: (Anti Differentiation)
      Cup Capacity [Problem #906] (warm-up)
      Find the Function [Problem #1338]
 
Week 5: (Volume – Ring & Donut Methods)
      Doughnut Dilemma [Problem #1170] (warm-up)
      Five Golden Rings [Problem #1398]
 
Week 6: (Newton’s Law)
      My Hot Chocolate is Too Hot! [Problem #870] (warm-up)
      Cooling Colas [Problem #1506]
 
Week 7: (Differential Equations, e^x)
      Football Volume [Problem #1002] (warm-up)
      Vehicle Value [Problem #894]
 
Week 8: (Length of Graphs)
      Costly Cable [Problem #630] (warm-up)
      Painting the Sine Curve [Problem #822]
 
Week 9: (Length of Graphs)
      Where Did It Come From? [Problem #1014] (warm-up)
      The Suspension Bridge [Problem #1410 ]
 
Week 10: (Integration of Trig Functions)
      Cutting a Cookie [Problem #1218] (warm-up)
      Be My Valentine [Problem #1482]

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