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Tentative schedule: MA 2733, August 19 2013

Date Chapter       Description 
Aug 19      10.1 Parametric curves
Aug 21 10.1 - 10.2 Differentiating param. curves
Aug 23 10.2 Integrals and arc lengths of param. curves       Last day to drop wo/ penalty

Aug 26 Introduction to Mathematica
Aug 28 10.3 Polar coordinates, polar equations
Aug 30 10.3 - 10.4 Area of polar regions

Sep 2 Labor Day! (no class)
Sep 4 10.4 Arc lengths of polar curves
Sep 6 12.1 - 12.2 3 dimensions: coordinates and vectors

Sep 9 12.2 Adding and scaling vectors
Sep 11 12.3 Dot products of vectors
Sep 13 12.4 Cross products of vectors

Sep 16 12.4 - 12.5 More cross products, lines in 3-space
Sep 18 12.5 Planes
Sep 20 12.6 Cylinders and quadrics

Sep 23 Review
Sep 25 Exam 1
Sep 27 13.1 Vector functions - parametric curves in 3-space

Sep 30 13.2 Derivatives and integrals of vector functions       Last day to drop w/ W
Oct 2 13.3 Arc length and curvature
Oct 4 13.3 Curvature

Oct 7 13.4 Velocity -> acceleration in 3-space
Oct 9 13.4 Acceleration and the TNB frame
Oct 11 11.1 Sequences

Oct 14 11.1 - 11.2 Series
Oct 16 11.2 Adding and reindexing series; examples
Oct 18 11.3 The Integral test

Oct 21 Review
Oct 23 Exam 2
Oct 25 11.3 Fall Break! (no class)

Oct 28 11.4 The Direct Comparison test
Oct 30 11.5 Alternating series: convergence and estimation
Nov 1 11.5 - 11.6 Absolute convergence

Nov 4 11.6 The Ratio test
Nov 6 11.8 Power series
Nov 8 11.8 - 11.9 Representations of power series

Nov 11 11.9 Operations on power series
Nov 13 11.10 Taylor series
Nov 15 11.10 The Taylor inequality

Nov 18 Review
Nov 20 Exam 3
Nov 22 11.11 Applications of Taylor series

Nov 25 11.11 Applications of Taylor series
Nov 27 Thanksgiving! (no class)
Nov 29 Thanksgiving! (no class)

Dec 2 Review and/or additional topics
Dec 6 Final exam   (8:00am – 11:00am or
 12:00pm – 3:00pm)

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