Summer 2012, Math 275, Section 030

Class: MTuWTh 7:30-9:10, MG 106

Instructor: Dr. Zach Teitler
Office: MG 233A
Phone: 208-426-1086
E-mail: zteitler@boisestate.edu
Office hours: TuTh 10:30-11:30 (subject to change) and by appointment

Syllabus: pdf, html

Important dates:

Weekly schedule:
Week Dates Topics (planned) What we actually did
1 June 4-7 Vector geometry (Chapter 13) show|hide
June 4 13.1-2 Vectors Vectors
June 5 13.3-4 Dot product, cross product Vectors, dot product
June 6 13.5-6 Planes, quadric surfaces Cross product
June 7 13.6-7 Cylindrical and spherical coordinates Planes
2 June 11-14 Vector-valued functions (Chapter 14) show|hide
June 11 14.1-2 Vector-valued functions, calculus Quadric surfaces, planes, vector-valued functions
June 12 14.3-4 Speed, arclength, curvature Calculus of vector-valued functions
June 13 14.4-5 Motion in three dimensional space Speed, arclength
June 14 14.6 Planetary motion Curvature, motion
3 June 18-21 Differentiation in several variables (Chapter 15) show|hide
June 18 15.1 Functions of two or more variables Planetary motion, functions of two variables
June 19 15.3-4 Partial derivatives, tangent planes Partial derivatives
June 20 Review 15.4 differentiability, tangent planes
June 21 Exam 1
4 June 25-28 Differentiation in several variables (Chapter 15) show|hide
June 25 15.5 Gradient, directional derivatives differentiability, tangent planes (re-cover, clarification)
Gradient, directional derivatives (start)
June 26 15.6 Chain rule Chain rule
June 27 15.7 Optimization Optimization (start)
June 28 15.8 Lagrange multipliers Optimization (finish), Lagrange multipliers (start)
5 July 2-5 Multiple integration (Chapter 16) show|hide
July 2 16.1 Integration in two variables Lagrange multipliers (finish), Multiple integration (start)
July 3 16.2 More general regions Multiple integration worksheet, double integrals over more general regions (start)
July 4 Independence Day
July 5 16.3 Triple integrals Triple integrals
6 July 9-12 Multiple integration (Chapter 16) show|hide
July 9 16.4-5 Polar, cylindrical, spherical coordinates; applications Triple integrals; polar, cylindrical, spherical coordinates
July 10 16.6 Change of variables Applications
July 11 Review Change of variables
July 12 Exam 2
7 July 16-19 Line and surface integrals (Chapter 17) show|hide
July 16 17.1-2 Vector fields; line integrals Vector fields; line integrals (start)
July 17 17.3-4 Conservative vector fields, parametrized surfaces conservative vector fields (start)
July 18 17.4-5 Surface integrals of vector fields conservative vector fields
July 19 18.1 Green's Theorem Parametrized surfaces, scalar surface integrals, surface integrals of vector fields
8 July 23-26 Fundamental theorems of vector analysis (Chapter 18) show|hide
July 23 Stokes' Theorem Green's Theorem; Stokes' Theorem (start)
July 24 Divergence Theorem Stokes' Theorem, Divergence Theorem
July 25 Review
July 26 Final Exam

Homework:

Selected resources:

zteitler@boisestate.edu


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