Fall 2013, Math 275, Section 001

Class: MWF 9:00-10:15, MG 113

Instructor: Dr. Zach Teitler
Office: MG 233A
Phone: 208-426-1086
E-mail: zteitler@boisestate.edu
Office hours: MW 10:30-11:50 (subject to change) and by appointment

Syllabus: pdf, html

Important dates:

Textbook: Calculus: Early Transcendentals, Multivariable, 2nd ed., 2010, by Jon Rogawski.
This text is available for sale in the campus bookstore. An electronic edition is also available for sale online. Only the "Multivariable" chapters are required for this course. The earlier chapters are optional to purchase.

Weekly schedule:
Dates Topics (planned)     What we actually did
Week 1
Week 2
Week 3
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Nov 11 Conservative vector fields (§16.3)     applications of integration, change of variables
Nov 13 Parametrized surfaces (§16.4) slides slides+notes change of variables, vector fields
Nov 15 Surface integrals of vector fields (§16.5) slides slides+notes scalar line integrals; started vector line integrals
Week 13
Nov 18 Surface integrals of vector fields (§16.5)     finished vector line integrals; started conservative vector fields
Nov 20 Review     conservative vector fields
Nov 22 Exam 3: 14.8-16.2      
Week 14
Dec 2 Green's theorem (§17.1) slides slides+notes parametrized surfaces and scalar surface integrals
Dec 4 Green's theorem (§17.1)     finished scalar surface integrals, started surface integrals of vector fields
Dec 6 Stokes' theorem (§17.2) slides slides+notes finished surface integrals, started Green's theorem
Week 15
Dec 9 Stokes' theorem (§17.2)     finished Green's theorem, started Stokes's theorem
Dec 11 Divergence theorem slides slides+notes finished Stokes's theorem
Dec 13 Review     divergence theorem

Written Homework:

Homeworks 11-13 (show/hide)
Assigned date Assignment Assigned problems Due date
Wed, 11/4/13 11 § 15.6 # 17, 31, 45 [challenge: 49-51]
§ 16.2 # 28, 36, 52
Wed, 11/20/13
Wed, 11/4/13 12 § 16.2 # 58, 68
§ 16.3 # 14, 22
§ 16.4 # 20, 40
§ 16.5 # 6
Wed, 12/4/13
Wed, 11/4/13 13 § 16.5 # 12, 15, 23
§ 17.1 # 17, 19
Wed, 12/11/13
Homeworks 6-10 (show/hide)
Assigned date Assignment Assigned problems Due date
Mon, 10/7/13 6 § 13.4 # 73
§ 13.5 # 48, 51 (explanation must include sentences)
§ 14.1 # 49
§ 14.3 # 79, 80, 82
Wed, 10/16/13
Wed, 10/16/13 7 § 14.3 # 83
§ 14.4 # 37
§ 14.5 # 41, 66 [challenge: 71-72]
§ 14.6 # 21, 37
Wed, 10/23/13
Wed, 10/23/13 8 § 14.6 # 38, 40, 43, 44
§ 14.7 # 44, 48
Wed, 10/30/13
Wed, 10/30/13 9 [challenge: § 14.7 # 54]
§ 14.8 # 25, 33, 40 [challenge: # 49]
read § 14.8 # 52 (do not solve, just read)
§ 15.1 # 48
§ 15.2 # 36, 48, 64
Wed, 11/6/13
Wed, 10/30/13 10 § 15.3 # 18, 26, 34
§ 15.4 # 53, 56
§ 15.5 # 20, 50
Wed, 11/13/13
Homeworks 1-5 (show/hide)

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