Prof. Vladimir Dobrushkin
Department of Mathematics
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Syllabus

Applied Calculus - II, Spring 2015 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" (5th 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 21 Classes begin
Integration by Substitution
Fundamental Theorem

7.2
7.3

1 -- 36
all odds up to #25
January 26 Integration by Parts
Analyzing Antiderivatives
7.4
7.5
odds 1 -- 25
odds 1 -- 23
  WileyPlus for Chapter 7    
February 2 Density Functions
Cumulative Distributions
8.1
8.2
1 -- 10
1 -- 11
  WileyPlus for Chapter 8    
February 9 Exam 1(covers ch7 and ch8)
Functions of Two Variables

9.1
Midterm Exam 1 on February 13
odds
February 16 Contours
Partial Derivatives
9.2
9.3
1 -- 12, 25, 26
3 -- 8, 16 -- 18
February 23 Computing PDs
Optimization
9.4
9.5
3 -- 11,19, 20
6 -- 15, 17, 18
  Exam 1   March 5
March 2 Constrained Optimization
9.6
Review
1 -- 10
March 3
Mar 5     Mid term Exam 1
Mar 4 Last day to drop    
March 9     Spring Break March 16 -- 22
March 16 WileyPlus for Chapter 9    
  Exam 2 covers Chapter 9   March 19
March 30 Slope Fields ODEs 10.1 2 -- 14
April 6 Solutions of ODEs 10.2 1 -- 12, 14, 15, 20, 21
April 13 Growth and Decay 10.3
10.4
all
1 -- 10
April 20 Modeling 10.6
10.7
1 -- 15
1 -- 12
April 20 WileyPlus for Chapter 10    
April 27 Geometric Series    
Apr 28 Review    
May 7 Final exam   3 -- 6 pm in our usual room