Spring 2020 Differential Equations, Sections 0001-0002 MTH 244


Dr. Vasilije Perovic




Lippitt Hall, 202H

Office Hours

Tuesday:   12:30pm - 1:30pm;    Wednesday:   2:30pm - 4:30pm;     Thursday:   9:00am - 10:00am.
Other times by appointment. Right before class is definitely not a good time to see me!

Class Time

(Section 0001)     Tuesday / Thursday   11:00am - 12:15pm,     Chafee Hall 244 (Section 0001).
(Section 0002)     Tuesday / Thursday   2:00pm - 3:15pm,         Lippitt Hall 205 (Section 0002).
Please turn off your cellphones, tablets, laptops, and other electronic gadgets during the class.
Regular attendance is expected.


MTH 142 or equivalent. MTH 243 is recommended.


An Introduction to Differential Equations and Their Applications, by Stanley Farlow, DOVER Publications, Inc, 1994 (or 2006 reprint).
Please bring this text with you to every class!


You should check SAKAI regularly for announcements, schedule changes, downloading resources, grade updates, etc.

Available Help

In addition to my posted office hours, you can find help at the Academic Enhancement Center.
For an updated schedule for Spring 2019 Math Walk-In Tutoring click here.
Make sure you see which of the tutors can help you with MTH 244.

Other Resources

Differential Equations, Schaum's Series.   Low-priced, with oodles of solved practise problems, used by generations of calculus students.

A no-cost resource is Paul's Online Notes , that in addition to notes also contains many completely solved examples.

Computing Needs

A graphing calculator is not required. We will utilize software Mathematica which is free to URI students.
For more details on how to install Mathematica on your personal machine click here.

Course Policies, Class Handout    (last updated January 20, 2020)   

Last modified: Sunday, January 20, 2020.