MTH 142 Calendar and Syllabus  Spring 2007

The following calendar gives a timetable for the course. Your class may be slightly behind or ahead at any given time. Some of the problems may be done in class, others as homework. Your instructor will be more specific. You should work out all of the problems given below, and others if possible. NOTE: Maple Modeling Projects will be collected on dates that will be announced by your instructor.

Week

Events

Sections

Problems

Jan 22

Classes start Mon

 

7.1 substitution
7.2 integration by parts
7.3 tables 

1-37 odd, 45-65 odd
1-27 odd,31,33,35
1-17 odd, 29,33,37

Jan 29

 

7.4 alg & trig substitution 
7.5 trapezoidal rule 
7.6 Simpson's rule 

1-14, 19-22, 37-47 odd, 57
1-12, 19
1, 2, 4, 5

Feb 5

 

7.7 improper integrals 
7.8 comparison tests 

1, 5-27 odd, 33
1-21 odd, 29

Feb 12

Exam #1 Feb 15;  6 p.m. (thru 8.1) 

8.1 areas and volumes
8.2 more volumes, arc length

1-13 odd  
1-7, 11, 12, 23-31 odd

Feb 19

Monday no class
 

8.3 polar co-ordinates
8.4 mass density 

9, 21-29 odd, 36, 37
1, 3, 9, 19, 23

Feb 26

 

8.5 physics applications
8.7 distribution 
8.8 probability 

1, 3, 7, 9, 15, 22, 23, 27
4-9, 13, 15, 16, 17
5-10

Mar 5

 

9.1 sequences
9.2 geometric series 
9.3 series convergence 

1-19 odd, 21-31 odd
1-21 odd, 25, 26
1-19

Mar 12

Exam #2; Mar 15,  6 p.m. (thru 9.5) 

9.4 tests for convergence
9.5 power series

1-37 odd
1-27 odd

Mar 19

Spring Break 

Mar 26

 

10.1 Taylor ploynomials
10.2 Taylor series

1-15 odd, 23, 29
1-19 odd

Apr 2

 

10.3 new series from old
10.4 error term

1-13 odd, 25, 27
1 ,2 ,4 ,5 ,8 ,14 ,15

Apr 9

 

11.1 differential equations
11.2 slope fields
11.3 Euler's method

1-15 odd
3, 5, 9
1, 3, 5, 7

Apr 16

Exam #3; 6 p.m. Apr 19 (thru 11.5) 

11.4 variables separable 
11.5 growth & decay

1, 6, 15, 21, 23-25, 28, 33, 39
3, 5, 7, 10, 11, 13, 15

Apr 23

 

11.7 logistic model
10.5 Fourier series

1, 3, 5, 6, 9
1-11

Apr 30

Last day of class Mon