MTH243 (Calculus for Functions of Several Variables)

Vladimir A. Dobrushkin,Lippitt Hall 202C, 874-5095,dobrush@math.uri.edu

Math 243 will cover coordinates for space vector geometry, partial derivatives, directional derivatives, extrema, Lagrange multipliers, and multiple integrals.

**MTH243, section 03, MWF 8:00 - 8:50 am Lippitt Hall, 204
**and **section 01, MWF 9:00 - 9:50 am Lippitt Hall, 205**

**TEXTBOOK:** "Calculus Multivariable 4th Ed", by William G.
McCallum, Deborah Hughes-Hallett, Andrew M. Gleason, David O. Lomen,
David Lovelock. ISBN-10: 0471484806;ISBN-13: 978-0471484806

**Course Objectives and Goals:**

MTH 243 is a third calculus course, with the focus on functions
of two, three, and more variables and the extensions of the ideas
of elementary calculus to higher dimensions.

**Prerequisite:** MTH142

**Weather phone number:**((401) 874-snow or 874-7669.

**Help With Your studies and homework:**

Tutors are available at both the providence and kingston campuses. Check with them for specific hours. Also, you can make individual appointments with me. For this, contact me by phone, e-mail, or ask me during class.

I may help you with questions during office hours, or at other times by appointment. Also, I will try to answer questions sent by electronic mail as promptly as possible. Students who require accommodations and who have documentation from Disability Services (874-2098) should make arrangements with me as soon as possible.