MTH 243 CALCULUS III
SECTIONS 01, 03 |
Text: McCallum, Hughes-Hallet, et. al., Multivariable Calculus,
THIRD EDITION
Prerequisites: MTH 142 or equivalent
Calculators: A graphing calculator is required.
Course's Web Page: The address of this page is
http://www.math.uri.edu/~bkaskosz/mth243/. You can also access it
from the Mathematics Department's main page at http://www.math.uri.edu by
clicking on a few obvious links. You should consult this page often for current
announcements, times and location of exams, practice exams, Maple assignments, and so on.
Instructor: Barbara Kaskosz, email:
bkaskosz@math.uri.edu, tel: 874-4445, office: Tyler 218.
Exams 1,2,3 are scheduled on Wednesdays, Oct. 2, Nov. 6, Dec. 4, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm, at Independence Auditorium. Final Exam is scheduled on Thursday, Dec
12, |
Before each evening exam a practice exam will be posted here.
Answers to Quiz 3,4 (PDF format)
Solutions to Quiz 5 and Even-Numbered Problems on Practice Exam 3
Some of the sections will be thoroughly covered in class; some others may be assigned for you to read. Suggested homework problems are meant as practice problems. You should attempt all of the problems and seek help if you can't solve them.
There will be three evening exams scheduled on the weeks indicated in the syllabus. The exact time and location of the evening exams, as well as the final exam, will be announced in class and posted on this page.
Three evening exams | 300 points |
Final exam | 200 points |
Instructor's assignments | 200 points |
As you see, each of the evening exams is worth 100 points, the comprehensive final exam, which will be scheduled during the final exams period, is worth 200 points. The remaining 200 points will be based on quizzes and Maple assignments. Your instructor will discuss in class the specifics. Maple worksheets can be downloaded from the links on this page.
Download "Graphs of Functions of Two Variables "(graphs.mws)
Download "Contour Diagrams" (contours.mws)
Download "Partial Derivatives and Tangent Planes" (tangent.mws)
Download "Gradients, Directional Derivatives and Rates of Change" (gradients.mws)
Download "Double Integrals" (doubint7.mws)
Download "Parametric Curves and Surfaces" (parsur.mws)
Download "Graphics Showcase" (show.mws)
Our Maple helpers will be available at the Mathematics Department CyberLab, Tyler Hall, Room 101. The schedule will be posted below: