Math 132, Calculus I, Sec 018, Spring 2017

MTH132 Common Webpage

Instructor Information:

Shiwen Zhang
Office: Wells Hall C320
Office Hours: Mon, Thu 5pm-6pm(to be modified if necessary); or by appointment

Uniform MTH Final Exams

 Tuesday, May 1st, at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. S105 South Kedzie

Practice Final. Practice Final solution.

Extra Exam Review Session

Lecture Information:

Room: C101 Wonders Hall
Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri, 10:20am-11:10am

Important Dates:

1/8/2018 Classes begin for Spring semester 2018
1/15/2018 Holiday - University Open, Classes Cancelled
1/12/2018 Online open add period ends at 8 p.m.
1/15/2018-1/19/2018 Students go to Undergraduate office, C212 Wells Hall for Mathematics enrollment changes. (Late add’s, drop to lower course, section changes)
2/2/2018 End of tuition refund period for fall semester courses --no refund after this date.
2/28/2018 Middle of Semester; 8 p.m. – deadline to drop course for the fall semester with no grade reported.
3/5/2018 - 3/9/2018 Spring Break -- Classes Cancelled
4/27/2018 Classes end

Common Exams:

Uniform Exam 1

Monday February 19th, at 7:45 PM - 9:15 PM; E100 VMC

Uniform Exam 2

Monday April 9th, at 7:45 PM - 9:15 PM; E100 VMC

Uniform 132 Final Exams

Tuesday, May 1st, at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Lecture and Review Notes

Quiz Solution and Extra Practice

Practice Exam 2. Practice Exam2 Solution.

There will be a quiz most weeks on Fri. Quizzes will begin on Jan 19th. There will be totally 12 quizzes. Two lowest scores will be dropped. No make-up quizzes. There will be 2-3 problems based on webwork and past exams in each quiz.


WeBWork is an internet-based system of homework problems similar to the problems found in the text at the end of each section. Assignments can be found at More Details and Due dates for each webwork  assignment can be found in the webwork website.


Class Information:

Textbook:Calculus 7th, Special version for MTH 132, James Stewart

Grading Policy: Webwork: 10%; Surveys: 2%; Quizzes: 18%; Midterms: 40% (20% each); Final: 30%. See also.

No Make-Up Policy: There are NO MAKE-UP WEBWORKS and QUIZZES. TWO lowest quizzes will be dropped. NO MAKE-UP for COMMON EXAMS in general. Exceptional request has to be approved by the department no later than one weeek before the test. See Attendance Policies for details.

Other Information and Useful Link/Resources:

Tentative Webwork Schedule; Calculus I lecture notes; Common Tentative Weekly Schedule; RCPD Exams.

Previous Exams(14-17); Exam Formula Sheets;

Tips; Algebra to Review; Common Notes;

Tutoring; Academic Calendar;

MSU Mathematics Undergraduate Programs; MSU Mathematics Graduate Programs.