MA 2733 - Schedule
 

 

Home
Syllabus
Schedule
Links
 

Webassign
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule

Tentative schedule: MA 2733, August 18, 2014

Date Chapter       Description 
Aug 18      10.1 Parametric curves
Aug 20 10.1 - 10.2 Differentiating param. curves
Aug 22 10.2 Integrals and arc lengths of param. curves       Last day to drop wo/ penalty

Aug 25 10.3 Polar coordinates, polar equations
Aug 27 10.3 - 10.4 Area of polar regions
Aug 29 10.4 Arc lengths of polar curves

Sep 1 Labor Day! (no class)
Sep 3 11.1 Sequences
Sep 5 11.1 - 11.2 Limits of sequences; series

Sep 8 11.2 Adding and reindexing series
Sep 10 11.2 Test for divergence; geometric series
Sep 12 11.2 Telescoping series

Sep 15 11.3 Integral Test
Sep 17 11.4 Direct comparison
Sep 19 11.4 - 11.5 Direct comparison examples; alternating series

Sep 22 Review / catchup
Sep 24 Exam 1
Sep 26 11.5 Alternating Series Test

Sep 29 11.6 Absolute convergence       Last day to drop w/ W
Oct 1 11.6 Ratio Test
Oct 3 11.8 Power series

Oct 6 11.8 Intervals and radii of convergence for power series
Oct 8 11.8 Representing functions as power series; power series operations
Oct 10 11.8 - 11.10 Differentiation of power series; Taylor series

Oct 13 11.10 Taylor series
Oct 15 12.1 - 12.2 3 dimensions: coordinates and vectors
Oct 17 12.2 Adding and scaling vectors

Oct 20 Review
Oct 22 Exam 2
Oct 24 Fall Break! (no class)

Oct 27 Introduction to Mathematica
Oct 29 12.3 Dots products of vectors
Oct 31 12.4 Cross products of vectors

Nov 3 12.4 - 12.5 More cross products; lines in 3-space
Nov 5 12.5 Planes
Nov 7 12.6 Cylinders and quadrics

Nov 10 13.1 Vector functions - parametric curves in 3-space
Nov 12 13.2 Derivatives and integrals of vector functions
Nov 14 13.3 Arc length and curvature

Nov 17 Review
Nov 19 Exam 3
Nov 21 13.3 Curvature

Nov 24 13.4 Velocity and acceleration in 3-space
Nov 26 Thanksgiving! (no class)
Nov 28 Thanksgiving! (no class)

Dec 1 13.4 Acceleration and the TNB frame
Dec 10 Final exam   (12:00pm – 3:00pm)

Print-friendly version. (Opens in a new window.)