Math 8
Calculus of One and Several Variables
Fall 2013

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 wk date reading topic homework 1 3/24 Ch 11.1 Sequences WebWork set: 3/26 Ch 11.1 and 11.2 Sequences and Series WebWork set: 3/28 Ch 11.2 Series WebWork set: Problem set #1 due on Mon 3/31 2 3/31 Ch 11.3 Convergence Tests: integral test Webwork set: 4/2 Ch 11.4 and 11.5 Comparison Test and Alternating Series test Webwork set: 4/4 Ch 11.6 Ratio Test Webwork set: Problem set #2 due on Mon Apr 7 3 4/7 Ch 11.6 Ratio Test Webwork set: 4/9 Ch 11.8 Power Series Webwork set: 4/11 Ch 11.9 Representing Functions with Power Series Webwork set: Problem set #3 due on Mon Apr 14 4 4/14 11.10 Taylor and McLaurin Series Webwork set: Tue 4/15 Midterm exam I 4/16 Ch 7.1 Integration By Parts Webwork set: 4/18 Ch 7.1 Integration by Parts cont. Webwork set: Problem set #4 due on Mon Apr 21 5 4/21 Ch 7.2 Trig Trig Integrals Webwork set: 4/23 Ch 7.4 Partial Fraction decomposition Webwork set: 4/25 Ch 12.1 and 12.2 Intro to 3 dimensional space and vectors Webwork setL Problem set #5 due on Mon Apr 28 6 4/28 Ch 12.3 Dot Product Webwork set 4/30 Ch 12.4 and 12.5 Cross Product and equations of lines and planes Webwork set 5/2 Ch 12.5 Equations of Lines and Planes Webwork set: 7 5/5 Ch 15.1 Vector Valued Functions Webwork Set: Tue 5/6 Midterm exam II 5/7 Ch 15.2 Derivatives and Integrals of Vector Valued Functions Webwork Set: 5/9 Ch 15.3 Arc length and curvature Webwork set: Problem set #6 due on Mon May 12 8 5/12 Ch 16. 1 Functions of Several Variables Webwork Set 5/14 Ch 16.2, 16.3 Limits of functions of several variables, Partial derivatives Webwork set 5/16 Ch 16.3 and 16.4 Partial derivatives and tangent plan approximations Webwork set: Problem set #7 due on Mon May 18 9 5/18 Ch 16.5 Chain Rule Webwork set 5/20 Ch 16.6 Directional derivatives and gradient Webwork set: 5/22 Ch 16.7 maxima and minima Webwork set 10 5/26 Ch 16. 8 Lagrange Multipliers 5/28 Exam Review TBA TBA: Final exam