MTH 143: Calculus III

Note: If this course is being taught this semester, more information can be found at the course home page.

Cross Listed



MTH 142

This course is a prerequisite or co-requisite for

Nearly all math courses require the first year calculus sequence or equivalent (MTH 141 - 143, MTH 161 - 162, or MTH 171 - 172). Two years of calculus are required to major in mathematics. Most science courses require between one and two years of calculus. See Comparing the Calculus Sequences.


Topics covered

Calculus with parametic curves and polar coordinates. Sequences, series, tests for convergence including comparison tests, integral test, alternating series test, ratio test, root test. Taylor and Maclaurin series.

See Comparing the Calculus Sequences.