Math 12 - Calculus Plus - Fall 2010

Dartmouth College


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The homework consists of the following:

  • Daily reading homework due at the beginning of class.
  • Daily practice problems on WeBWork.
  • Weekly written assignments as indicated below.

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    November 8- Day 21:

    Class Notes:

    Reading Assignment 12: (Due: Oct. 29) Read Section 17.3 The Fundamental Theorem of Line Integrals

    WeBWork assignment #12 (Due: Wednesday November 10, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #7 (Due: Friday November 12, at the beginning of class)
    Click here: Written Homework #7

    Midterm #2 is on Nov. 16 (Next Tuesday)
    November 4 & 5- Day 20:

    Class Notes:

    Reading Assignment 11: (Due: Oct. 29) Read Section 17.1 and 17.2 Vector fields and Line integrals

    WeBWork assignment #12 (Due: Monday November 8, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #7 (Due: Friday November 12, at the beginning of class)
    Click here: Written Homework #7

    Midterm #2 is on Nov. 16 (Next Tuesday)
    November 3 - Day 19:

    Class Notes:

    Reading Assignment 10: (Due: Oct. 29) Read Section 16.9 and 16.5 and 16.6 The change of variables formula and triple integrals

    WeBWork assignment #12 (Due: Monday November 8, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #6 (Due: Friday November 5, at the beginning of class)
    Click here: Written Homework #6


    November 1 - Day 18:

    Class Notes:

    Reading Assignment 9: (Due: Oct. 29) Read Section 16.9 and 16.4 The change of variables formula and triple integrals

    WeBWork assignment #11 (Due: Wednesday November 3, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #6 (Due: Friday November 5, at the beginning of class)
    Click here: Written Homework #6


    Oct. 28 and Oct. 29 - Day 17:

    Class Notes:

    Reading Assignment 9: (Due: Oct. 29) Read Section 16.9 and 16.4 The change of variables formula and double integrals

    WeBWork assignment #10 (Due: Monday November 1, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #6 (Due: Friday November 5, at the beginning of class)
    Click here: Written Homework #6


    Oct. 27 - Day 16:

    Class Notes:

    Reading Assignment 9: (Due: Oct. 29) Read Section 16.5 on the triple integral

    WeBWork assignment #10 (Due: Monday, November 1, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #5 (Due: Friday Oct. 29, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 15.7 # 50, 53
    Sec. 16.2 # 30
    Sec. 16.3 # 32, 34


    Oct. 25 - Day 15:

    Class Notes:

    Reading Assignment 9: (Due: Oct. 27) Read Section 16.2 and 16.3 on the double integral over general regions

    WeBWork assignment #9 (Due: Wednesday Oct. 27, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #5 (Due: Friday Oct. 29, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 15.7 # 50, 53
    Sec. 16.2 # 30
    Sec. 16.3 # 32, 34


    Oct. 21 & 22 - Day 14:

    Class Notes: Extrema of two variable functions and intro to double integrals

    Reading Assignment 9: (Due: Oct. 25) Read Section 16.1 on the double integral

    WeBWork assignment #8 (Due: Monday Oct. 25, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #5 (Due: Friday Oct. 29, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 15.7 # 50, 53
    Sec. 16.2 # 30
    Sec. 16.3 # 32, 34


    Oct. 20 - Day 13:

    Class Notes: Directional Derivative & Gradient

    Reading Assignment 9: (Due: Oct. 22) Read Section 15.7 on the maximum and minimum of two variable functions

    WeBWork assignment #8 (Due: Monday Oct. 25, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #4 (Due: Friday Oct. 22, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 15.5 # 16, 48, 58
    Sec. 15.6 # 50, 52


    Oct. 18 - Day 12:

    Class Notes: Directional Derivative

    Reading Assignment 9: (Due: Oct. 20) Read Section 15.6 on the directional derivative and the gradient

    WeBWork assignment #8 (Due: Monday Oct. 25, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #4 (Due: Friday Oct. 22, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 15.5 # 16, 48, 58
    Sec. 15.6 # 50, 52


    Oct. 15 - Day 11:

    Class Notes and Handouts: Derivatives

    Reading Assignment 7: (Due: Oct. 15)
    Read Handout on the derivative (posted in
    blackboard documents)

    WeBWork assignment #7 (Due: Monday Oct. 18, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #4 (Due: Friday Oct. 22, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 15.5 # 16, 48, 58
    Sec. 15.6 # 50, 52

    NOTE: The exam for last year has been posted on Blackboard! -- This exam is not necessarily close to the one we shall have for our class. But it should give you an idea of the level of difficulty.


    Oct. 13 - Day 10:

    Class Notes and Handouts: Derivatives

    Reading Assignment 7: (Due: Oct. 18)
    Read Handout on the derivative (posted in
    blackboard documents)

    WeBWork assignment #7 (Due: Monday Oct. 18, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #4 (Due: Friday Oct. 22, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 15.5 # 16, 48, 58
    Sec. 15.6 # 50, 52

    NOTE: The exam for last year has been posted on Blackboard! -- This exam is not necessarily close to the one we shall have for our class. But it should give you an idea of the level of difficulty.


    Oct. 11 - Day 9:

    Class Notes and Handouts: Linear Transformations

    Reading Assignment 6: (Due: Oct. 13)
    Read Handout on Linear Transformations (posted in
    blackboard documents)

    WeBWork assignment #5 (Due: Monday Oct. 11, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #3 (For Prof. Orellana's Section) (Due: Wednesday Oct. 13, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 14.3 # 15
    Sec. 15.2 # 18,46
    Sec. 15.3 # 95(c) and 95(d) graded as different problems
    Extra Credit: Extra Credit Assignment
    You might want to read the following handout in order to do these problems:
    Representing Matrix


    Oct. 6 and 7 - Day 7 & 8:

    Class Notes and Handouts: Partial Derivatives and the Tangent Plane

    Reading Assignment 6: (Due: Oct. 11)
    Read Handout on Linear Transformations (posted in
    blackboard documents)

    WeBWork assignment #5 (Due: Monday Oct. 11, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #3 (For Prof. Orellana's Section) (Due: Wednesday Oct. 13, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 14.3 # 15
    Sec. 15.2 # 18,46
    Sec. 15.3 # 95(c) and 95(d) graded as different problems
    Extra Credit: Extra Credit Assignment
    You might want to read the following handout in order to do these problems:
    Representing Matrix


    Oct. 4 - Day 6:

    Class Notes and Handouts: Functions of several variable and Limits

    Reading Assignment 5: (Due: Oct. 6)
    Read Sections 15.3 and 15.4

    WeBWork assignment #4 (Due: Friday Oct. 8, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #2 (Due: Wednesday Oct. 6, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 14. 1 # 28, 42
    Sec. 14.2 # 50,51
    Sec. 14.4 # 25


    Oct. 1 - Day 5:

    Class Notes and Handouts: Arc Length, velocity and acceleration

    Reading Assignment 4: (Due: Oct. 1)
    Read Sections 15.1 and 15.2

    WeBWork assignment #3 (Due: Monday Oct. 4, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #2 (Due: Wednesday Oct. 6, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 14. 1 # 28, 42
    Sec. 14.2 # 50,51
    Sec. 14.4 # 25


    Sept. 29 - Day 4:

    Class Notes and Handouts: Vector functions and Space Curves

    Reading Assignment 3: (Due: Oct. 1)
    Read Sections 14.3 and 14.4

    WeBWork assignment #3 (Due: Monday Oct. 4, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #2 (Due: Wednesday Oct. 6, at the beginning of class)
    Sec. 14. 1 # 28, 42
    Sec. 14.2 # 50,51
    Sec. 14.4 # 25


    Sept. 27 - Day 3:

    Class Notes and Handouts: Cross product, Lines and planes

    Reading Assignment 2: (Due: Sept. 29)
    Read Sections 14.1 and 14.2

    WeBWork assignment #2 (Due: Thursday Sept. 30, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment (Due: Friday Oct. 1, at the beginning of class)


    Sept. 24 --Day 2

    Class Notes and Handouts: Matrices

    Reading Assignment 1: (Due: Sept. 27)
    Read Sections 13.5

    WeBWork assignment (Due: Monday Sept. 27, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment #1 (Due: Friday Oct. 1, at the beginning of class)
    Extended deadline for the first written homework.
    Sept. 22 - Day 1:

    Class Notes and Handouts: Three-dimensional coordinate systems, vectors and dot product

    Reading Assignment 1: (Due: Sept. 24)
    Read Sections 13.1-13.5

    WeBWork assignment #1 (Due: Monday Sept. 27, by 5:00 PM)

    Written assignment (Due: Wednesday Sept. 29, at the beginning of class)



    Last Updated Sept. 22, 2010 by R. Orellana