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Week
1

## Week 1

2 hours to complete

## Equations

2 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 49 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
10 videos
Equations- An Introduction3m
1. Variables, Constants and Parameters6m
2. The Real Number System6m
3. Basic Rules7m
4. Like Terms3m
5. Translate Phrases into Mathematics6m
7. Ratio and Proportion6m
Equations- Summary2m
Glossary of Terms10m
Quiz Instructions10m
3 practice exercises
Equations: Practice Exercises6m
Equations: Summative Exercises16m
Week 1: End of Week Quiz10m
Week
2

## Week 2

2 hours to complete

## Functions

2 hours to complete
20 videos (Total 81 min)
20 videos
1. A Function as an Ordered Pair of Elements5m
2. Relations and Functions5m
3. Types of Function7m
4. Levels of Generality3m
5: The Domain of a Function4m
5.1: Graphing an Equation7m
6. Linear Functions4m
6.1 Mapping Linear Functions4m
6.2 Linear Functions: Examples9m
8. Cubic Functions3m
Functions Summary2m
1.1. The Exponential Functions1m
1.2. The Nature of Exponential Functions1m
1.3. Simple Exponential Functions3m
1.4. The Graph2m
2.1. Logarithmic Functions3m
2.2. Log Functions and Exponential Functions1m
2.3 The Graphical Form1m
2 practice exercises
Summative Questions16m
End of Week Quiz10m
Week
3

## Week 3

2 hours to complete

## Derivatives

2 hours to complete
21 videos (Total 99 min)
21 videos
1. Slopes of Curves3m
2. The Geometrical Interpretation of Tangents and Derivatives1m
3. Increasing and Decreasing Functions1m
4. Derivatives as a Rate of Change3m
5. Continuity1m
6. Simple Rules of Differentiation2m
6.1. The Derivative of a Constant Function1m
6.2. The Graphical Representation of the Rule2m
6.3. Examples2m
6.3.1 Derivatives: Examples, Part 110m
6.3.2 Derivatives: Examples, Part 211m
6.3.3 Derivatives: Examples, Part 36m
6.4. The Power Rule4m
6.5. Sum and Difference2m
7. The Product Rule9m
7.2 Matrices15m
8. The Quotient Rule3m
9. The Chain Rule6m
10. Higher Order Derivatives2m
Lecture: Derivatives - Summary3m
2 practice exercises
Summative Questions14m
End of Week Quiz10m
Week
4

## Week 4

2 hours to complete

## Matrices

2 hours to complete
16 videos (Total 43 min)
16 videos
1. What Is A Matrix?4m
2. The Square Matrix1m
3. Matrix Operations1m
3.2. Subtraction1m
3.3. Scalar Multiplication1m
3.4. Multiplication of Matrices3m
3.5. Multiplication Procedure3m
3.6. General Rules for Matrix Addition and Multiplication by Scalars53s
4. The Inverse2m
5. The Transpose2m
6. Identity Matrix3m
6.1. Properties of the Identity Matrix2m
7. Linear Systems of Equation4m
Matrices | Summary2m
3 practice exercises
Summative Questions16m
End of Week Quiz10m
End of Course Quiz1h
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### Top reviews from Quantitative Foundations for International Business

By ASMay 17th 2019

Excellent course giving intuitive insights into derivatives, matrices and linear algebra. Lays the foundation of quantitative modelling. Very useful.

By SRJan 2nd 2019

it is really useful for student who doing MBA,IMBA or GMBA . the teaching style and video skill are excellent. love it so much

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