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Since the Fall 2010 term, we have been using WebAssign in some of our Calculus sections.  For Fall 2017, we’re now using the 8th edition of the textbook and may require use of WebAssign in Calculus sections at the choice of the instructor.

Student FAQ


Student FAQ

Q: Will WebAssign be required in my Calculus section?
A: Sections requiring WebAssign, with their class keys, will be posted here, as this information becomes available.

Calculus I
Section 1, Dusa McDuff, class key columbia 1273 5842
Sections 2 and 3, Chao Li, class key columbia 2028 7183
Sections 4 and 5, Michael Woodbury, class key columbia 2862 3086
Section 6, Oleksandr Kravets, class key columbia 9451 2381
Section 8, Alexander Perry, class key columbia 0060 9981
Section 10, Linh Truong, class key columbia 9204 5923

Calculus II

Section 4, Vivek Pal, class key columbia 5097 1841
Section 5, Renata Picciotto, class key columbia 8337 6306

Calculus III

Section 2, Teng Fei, class key columbia 8941 2617

Q: Can I use WebAssign if it is not required in my Calculus section?
A: A WebAssign course that consists just of all available problems, for use as practice, has been set up for use of students who have or want to buy a WebAssign access code.  Do not use these if your section requires WebAssign, in that case you will have a different class key.  The class key to use if WebAssign is not required is

Calculus I, II, III and IV columbia 8594 0636

Q: I have a copy of the book, but not a WebAssign access code. What do I do?
A: You should be able to enroll in your WebAssign section, but after a short grace period will need to purchase an access code to continue using it.  You should be offered options for how to do this from within the software, or see here for more information about the possible ways to purchase an access code directly.

Q: I don’t need a print copy of the textbook, just want to buy an eBook. What should I do?
A: The publisher sells online access to the eBook version of the textbook, for all semesters you will use the book, together with an access code for WebAssign, see here for more information. At this point, the eBook and WebAssign access are being sold together, you can’t purchase them independently.

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