January 27 - 30

Sections Covered: 14.8.

Exam: Thursday, covering material from Chapter 14. Wednesday’s class will be devoted to review and Q & A.

Office hour change: My Tuesday office hours this week will be 1:10 – 3 pm.

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Course Material

Homework

All problems are taken from our textbook, Thomas’ Calculus, 12th edition, by Weir, Maurice, et al. Homework will not be collected, but quiz and exam problems will be based on these assigned problems. It is important to work through enough of the assigned problems until you feel comfortable with all of the material.

Homework 1

  • Section 14.1: 13, 15, 19c, 21c, 23ac, 25ac, 31-36, 37-59 (odds)

  • Section 14.2: 1, 3, 13, 15, 17, 25, 29, 31, 33, 35, 39, 41, 45, 57

  • Section 14.3: 1-19 (odds), 23-31 (odds), 41-49 (0dds), 51, 53

Homework 2

  • Section 14.4: 1, 3, 13, 15, 33-39 (odds)

  • Section 14.5: 1-33 (odds)

Homework 3

  • Section 14.6: 1, 3, 7-11 (odds), 19-29 (odds), 39, 51, 53

  • Section 14.7: 1-9 (odds), 13-19 (odds), 25-29 (odds), 43-47 (odds)

Homework 4

  • Section 14.8: 1-5 (odds). 9, 13-25 (odds), 33-39 (odds)

Tested in Exam 1

Homework 5

  • Section 15.1: 1-27 (odds)

  • Section 15.2: 1-5 (odds), 9-25 (odds), 33-53 (odds), 57-63 (odds)

  • Section 15.3: 1-17 (odds)

  • Section 15.4: 1-11 (odds), 23, 25, 29, 31, 37, 41

Homework 6

  • Section 15.5: 3-15 (odds), 21-27 (odds), 31, 33, 41

Homework 7

  • 15.6: 25a, 29, 31ab

  • Section 15.7: 1, 3, 5, 11a, 15, 17, 23, 25, 33, 37, 39, 43, 45, 51, 53, 57

Homework 8

  • Section 16.1: 9-29 (odds)

  • Section 16.2: 1, 3, 7-29 (odds), 47-51 (odds)

  • Section 16.3: 1-9 (odd), 19, 21, 25, 27, 35

Homework 9

  • Section 16.4: 1-11 (odd), 15 (Note: Only compute the flux for these exercises)

  • Section 16.5: 1, 3, 5, 11, 17, 23

  • Section 16.6: 1-7 (odds), 13, 19, 21, 25

  • Section 16.7: 1, 3, 7, 13, 15

  • Section 16.8: 5-13 (odds)

Quizzes

There are weekly in-class quizzes.  Quizzes are given during the second half of the class period and consist of a few problems on topics covered that week. At the end of the quarter, your lowest quiz score is dropped and the average of your remaining scores is worth 20% of your Overall Score.

Make-Up Policy

If you have a scheduling conflict with a quiz or exam, contact me prior to the quiz/exam in order to schedule a make-up. Make-ups may be taken early or the following class day. Make-ups taken two or more class days late will be subject to a late exam penalty of 10% per day. All make-ups must be completed within one week of the original exam.

Quiz 1

  • Covering material from Sections 14.1-14.3.

Quiz 2

  • Covering material from Sections 14.4 and 14.5.

Quiz 3

  • Covering material from Section 14.6 and part of Section 14.7.

Quiz 4

  • Covering material from Sections 15.2, 15.3, and part of 15.4.

Quiz 5

  • Covering material from Section 15.5.

Quiz 6

  • Covering material from Sections 16.1-16.3.

Quiz 7

  • This is a practice quiz, covering material from Sections 16.4-16.8.

Exams

There are two in-class midterm exams and a cumulative final exam. Each midterm exam is worth either 15% or 20% of your Overall Score, depending on whether that exam score is lower or higher than your final exam score, respectively. Your final exam is worth either 35%, 40%, or 45%, depending on whether your final exam score is higher than neither, one, or both midterm exams.

Accommodations

If you have a disability for which you are or may be requesting an accommodation, you are encouraged to contact me as well as the Disability Resource Center (Building 124, Room 119; Tel: (805) 756-1395), as early as possible in the term.

Exam 1

  • Covering material from Sections 14.1-14.8.

Thursday, January 30

Exam 2

  • Covering material from Sections 15.1-15.7.

Thursday, February 20

Final Exam

  • Covering everything we learned this quarter. The exam will be roughly twice as long as a midterm exam, and will break down as follows:

    • Exam 1 material: 1/4 of exam
    • Exam 2 material: 1/4 of exam
    • New material: 1/2 exam
4:10-7pm on Friday, March 20

Syllabus