MCV4U – Calculus and Vectors
MCV4U – Calculus and Vectors
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instructional videos with exercise & enrichment questions
Link to course units: Unit 1 Unit 2 Unit 3 Unit 4 Unit 5
Upcoming Evaluations (Note: Dates are tentative):
Evaluation 
Topics 
Date 
Quiz 
Derivatives
of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions 
4/13 
Unit
Test #3 
All
of Unit 3 
4/27 
Unit 3:
Derivatives of other Functions
Date 
Topic/Learning
goals 
Daily
Work/Assignments 
Fri Apr
6 
The
Natural Exponential Number “e” and We will define e and determine the derivative of exponential
functions with base e (Euler number). Click here for
an exponential and logarithmic reference sheet. 

Mon Apr
9 
Derivatives
of Natural Exponential Functions and Derivative of general exponential
functions To extend our knowledge to determine the derivative of any exponential function y = b^{x} Click here
for class notes part 1 Click here
for class notes part 2 
p.
232 #2 – 13, 15 p.
240 #1 – 6, 7ab, 8 
Tue Apr
10 
Literacy
Test (OSSLT) No classes (except Gr. 10 Students) 

Wed Apr
11 
Derivative
of natural and general logarithmic functions To extend our knowledge to determine the derivative of any
logarithmic function y = log_{b}x Click here
for class notes part 1. Click here
for class notes part 2. 
p.
575 #3, 4, 5ab, 6, 7a, 8, 9a, 10 – 13 p.
578 #1, 2, 3a, 4acef, 5, 7, 9a 
Thu Apr
12 
Logarithmic
Differentiation We will learn the method of logarithmic differentiation, and
determine when this method is necessary. Click here for
class notes. 
p.
582 #1 – 9, 12, 13 
Fri Apr
13 
Quiz Exponential
and Logarithmic Differentiation – Work Period To practise and consolidate our skills with derivatives involving
exponential functions and logarithms. 
Handouts
 Exponential
and Logarithmic Differentiation Logarithmic
Differentiation 
Mon Apr
16 
Limits
of Trigonometric Functions We will learn to evaluate limits of trigonometric functions. Click here
for class notes. 

Tue Apr
17 
Derivatives
of Sine and Cosine We will learn to differentiate functions involving sine and
cosine. Click here
for a trigonometric reference sheet. Click here
for class notes. 
p.
256 #1 – 5, 14 
Wed Apr
18 
Derivatives
of Tangent We will learn to differentiate functions involving tangents. Click here
for the completed lesson notes. 
p.
260 #1 – 5, 8, 10, 11 
Thu Apr
19 
Applications
of Trigonometric Functions (Part 1) Click here
for the completed lesson notes! 
Handouts – Applications
of Trigonometric Functions (Part 2) #1 – 3 Exercises
5.7  #1, 2, 11 p.
257 #7, 10 p.
260 #7 
Fri Apr
20 
Applications
of Trigonometric Functions (Part 2) Click here
for the completed lesson notes! 
Handout
– Applications
of Trigonometric Functions (Part 2) #4 – 10 Exercises
5.7  #3, 4, 12, 13 
Mon Apr
23 
Applications
of Exponential Functions Click here
for the completed lesson notes! 
Handout
– Derivatives of Logarithm & Exponential Functions 
Tue Apr
24 
Review
– Day 1 
p. 156 #3,4,7,12,27,28,29,30 Handout
– Related Rate Problems 
Wed Apr
25 
Review
– Day 2 (Exponential and Logarithms) 
p.
263 #1, 2, 4 – 8, 11, 13, 14 p. 248 #15, #6 ac 
Thu Apr
26 
Review
– Day 3 (Everything!!) 
p.
263 #3, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 23 Handout
– Derivatives of Exp/Log/Trig 
Fri Apr
27 
UNIT
TEST #3 
UNIT
TEST #3 