Dylan C. Beck

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Department of Mathematics

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Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, 2016

Summa Cum Laude in the Honors College

Missouri State University


Email: dylan DOT beck AT ku DOT edu

Phone: (785) 864-4215

Current Teaching Assignment: MATH 115 (Applied Calculus I); MWF, 11:00 AM to 11:50 AM; Snow 156

Past Teaching Assignments: MATH 002 (Intermediate Algebra); MATH 101 (College Algebra); MATH 105 (Introduction to Topics in Mathematics); MATH 115 (Applied Calculus I)

Office Hours: W, 2:00 to 3:00 PM, or by appointment; Snow 646

Help Room Hours: M, 10:00 to 11:00 AM and 2:00 to 4:00 PM; W, 9:00 to 11:00 AM

Academic Interests: discrete mathematics; algebra; linear algebra

Extracurricular Interests: drumming; listening to music; creating music; cooking


MATH 115 Links:

Disclaimer: the following documents are adapted from the ninth edition of Tan's Applied Calculus textbook and are intended for use only by current MATH 115 students at the University of Kansas. Unauthorized distribution of the below course materials is strictly prohibited.

MATH 115 Pre-Test

Lecture I Notes, 17 January 2018 (Review Questions and Concepts)

Lecture II Notes, 19 January 2018 (Functions and Their Graphs; the Algebra of Functions)

Lecture III Notes, 22 January 2018 (Functions and Mathematical Models)

Simplifying Difference Quotients

Lecture IV Notes, 24 and 26 January 2018 (Limits)

Lecture V Notes, 29 January 2018 (One-Sided Limits and Continuity)

Lecture VI Notes, 31 January 2018 (The Derivative)

Linear Function Tangent Line Bonus

Lecture VII Notes, 5 February 2018 (Four Basic Rules of Differentiation)

Lecture VIII Notes, 7 February 2018 (The Product and Quotient Rules)

Lecture IX Notes, 9 February 2018 (The Chain Rule)

Quotient Rule Bonus

Lecture IX Notes, 12 February 2018 (Marginal Functions in Economics)


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Last updated at 6:30 PM on Tuesday, 16 January 2018.