Tentative Calendar for Math 39200, Section F, Spring 2014

This calendar is subject to change, but should give a general idea of when we will cover each topic.

The acronym EC refers to the book Essential Calculus, while LA refers to Linear Algebra for Calculus.

Date Tentative class plan:
Mon, Jan 27 Welcome!
EC §10.7-8: Parametrized curves and arc length. (No curvature.)
Wed, Jan 29 EC §13.1-2: Vector Fields and Line Integrals.
Mon, Feb 3 Quiz 1.
EC §13.3: Fundamental theorem for line integrals.
Wed, Feb 5 EC §13.4: Green’s Theorem.
Mon, Feb 10 Quiz 2.
EC §13.4: Green’s Theorem.
Wed, Feb 12 College Closed (Lincoln's Birthday)
Mon, Feb 17 College Closed (President's Day)
Wed, Feb 19 Quiz 3.
EC §13.7: Surface Integrals.
Thu, Feb 20 Monday Schedule
EC §13.7: Surface Integrals.
Mon, Feb 24 Quiz 4.
Finish EC §13.7: Surface Integrals.
Wed, Feb 26 EC §13.5: Curl and Divergence.
Mon, Mar 3 Quiz 5.
EC §13.8: Stokes’ Theorem.
Wed, Mar 5 EC §13.8: Stokes’ Theorem.
Mon, Mar 10 Quiz 6.
EC §13.9: Divergence Theorem.
Wed, Mar 12 EC §13.9: Divergence Theorem.
Mon, Mar 17 Quiz 7.
Extra space for calculus topics.
Wed, Mar 19 Extra space for calculus topics.
Mon, Mar 24 First Midterm.
Wed, Mar 26 Review of first midterm.
Mon, Mar 31 LA Chapter 1: Matrices and Matrix Algebra.
Wed, Apr 2 LA Chapter 2: Linear Systems, Elementary Row Operations.
Mon, Apr 7 Quiz 8.
LA Chapter 3: Varieties of Systems of Linear Equations.
Wed, Apr 9 LA Chapter 5: The Inverse of a Matrix (parts involving row reduction).
Mon, Apr 14 Spring Break
Wed, Apr 16 Spring Break
Mon, Apr 21 Spring Break
Wed, Apr 23 LA Chapter 4: The Determinant of a Matrix.
Mon, Apr 28 Quiz 9.
LA Chapter 4: The Determinant of a Matrix.
LA Chapter 5: The Inverse of a Matrix (the remaining parts).
Wed, Apr 30 LA Chapter 6: Orthogonal Matrices and Changes of Coordinates. (6.1 & 6.2 only; optional.)
Mon, May 5 Quiz 10.
LA Chapter 7: The Eigenvalue Problem (7.1 & 7.2 only) (with applications to systems of ODE’s in notes distributed by course supervisor).
Wed, May 7 LA Chapter 7: The Eigenvalue Problem (7.1 & 7.2 only) (with applications to systems of ODE’s in notes distributed by course supervisor).
Mon, May 12 Second Midterm.
Wed, May 14 Review.

The final exam will be held on Thursday, May 22 from 3:30 pm - 5:45pm (group final).
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