MATH 75 Mathematical Analysis for Business (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Linear, quadratic, algebraic, exponential, and logarithmic functions with applications to business and economics; interest and ordinary annuity problems; introduction to differential and integral calculus of one variable with applications to business and economics.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Graph, write, and interpret linear equations in two variables.
- Outcome 2: Create linear supply and demand models; create linear or quadratic cost, revenue, and profit models; and interpret model information.
- Outcome 3: Analyze and solve interest and ordinary annuity problems.
- Outcome 4: Calculate derivatives and interpret their values as instantaneous rates of change or as slopes of tangent lines.
- Outcome 5: Calculate and interpret marginal functions.
- Outcome 6: Analyze and solve absolute extremum problems involving cost, revenue, or profit.
- Outcome 7: Find a function given its derivative and a function value, and find the total change of a function given its derivative, in the context of business applications.