Math 140 Calculus for Business

If you are considering taking a lowerlevel class than Math 140:
 We encourage you to consider taking the corequisite course—Math 14—which provides additional support for Math 140.
 The next level lower is Math 130 (College Algebra).

Sample of what you should know before taking Math 140:
1. Suppose . Find and simplify2. Find all asymptotes and intercepts of3. Find all rational zeros of and factor into linear factors.4. Simplify5. Solve 

Sample of what you will learn in Math 140:
1. Evaluate2. The total cost of buying books is dollars. At what rate is the total cost changing when 64 books are purchased?3. Use calculus to analyze and graph4. Suppose a demand curve (in dollars per unit) is . Find the price at which 4 units will be demanded, and then compute the consumer surplus at that price.5. Find the critical points of and classify each as a relative maximum, a relative minimum, or a saddle point. 