Prof. Vladimir Dobrushkin
Department of Mathematics
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Syllabus

Applied Calculus - II, Spring 2014 MTH132

The following calendar gives a timetable for the course. Your class may be slightly behind or ahead at any given time.

Below the calendar is a list of sections in the textbook "Applied Calculus" (4th edition) by Hughes-Hallett, et al.

Some of these may be done in class, others as homework. You should attempt them all. (Note: In the problem lists, a notation like 3-9 means that all the problems 3,4,5,6,7,8,9 are assigned.)

 Week  Events  Section  Problems
January 23 Classes begin
Integration by Substitution
Fundamental Theorem

7.2
7.3

1 -- 36
all odds up to #25
January 29 Integration by Parts
Analyzing Antiderivatives
7.4
7.5
odds 1 -- 25
odds 1 -- 23
  WileyPlus for Chapter 7    
February 5 Density Functions
Cumulative Distributions
8.1
8.2
1 -- 10
1 -- 11
  WileyPlus for Chapter 8    
February 10 Exam 1(covers ch7 and ch8)
Functions of Two Variables

9.1
Midterm Exam 1 on February 13
odds
February 17 Contours
Partial Derivatives
9.2
9.3
1 -- 12, 25, 26
3 -- 8, 16 -- 18
February 24 Computing PDs
Optimization
9.4
9.5
3 -- 11,19, 20
6 -- 15, 17, 18
  Exam 1   February 25
March 3 Constrained Optimization
9.6
Review
1 -- 10
March 6
Mar 4     Mid term Exam 1
Mar 5 Last day to drop    
March 10     Spring Break
  WileyPlus for Chapter 9    
  Exam 2 covers Chapter 9   April 8
March 17 Slope Fields ODEs 10.1 2 -- 14
March 24 Solutions of ODEs 10.2 1 -- 12, 14, 15, 20, 21
March 31 Growth and Decay 10.3
10.4
all
1 -- 10
April 7 Modeling 10.6
10.7
1 -- 15
1 -- 12
April 14 WileyPlus for Chapter 10    
April 21 Geometric Series    
Apr 29 Review    
May 6 Final exam   3 -- 6 pm in our usual room