(Last modified: Tuesday, March 20, 2007, 3:35 PM )

This syllabus is subject to change. | |||||

Monday | Wednesday | Friday | |||

1/26 | 1/24 | Intro to Multivariable Calculus | 1/26 | 10.3 The Dot Product | |

10.1 Vectors in the Plane | |||||

10.2 Vectors in Space | |||||

1/29 | 10.4 The Cross Product | 1/31 | 10.5 Lines and Planes in Space | 2/2 | 10.5 (continued) |

10.6: Surfaces in space | |||||

PS 1 (group) due | |||||

2/5 | 10.6: Surfaces in space | 2/7 | 11.1: Vector-Valued | 2/9 | 11.2: The Calculus of Vector- |

Functions | Valued Functions | ||||

PS 2 (individual) due | |||||

2/12 | 11.3: Motion in Space | 2/14 | 11.4 Curvature | 2/16 | 11.5 Tangent and Normal |

Vectors | |||||

PS 3 (group) due | |||||

2/19 | 11.6 Parametric Surfaces | 2/21 | 11.6 (continued) | 2/23 | 12.1 (continued) |

12.1: Functions of Several | 12:2: Limits and Continuity | ||||

Variables | PS 4 (individual) due | ||||

2/26 | 12.2 Limits and Continuity | 2/28 | Exam 1 - in class portion | 3/2 | 12.3 Partial Derivatives |

Exam 1 Takehome portion | |||||

due | |||||

3/5 | Catch up/ In Class Work/ | 3/7 | 12.4 Tangent Planes and | 3/9 | 12.5 The Chain Rule |

Get Ahead | Linear Approximations | ||||

PS 5 (group) due | |||||

3/12 | 3/14 | 3/16 | |||

Spring Break | |||||

3/19 | 12.5 The Chain Rule (continued) | 3/21 | 12.5 Chain Rule (continued) | 3/23 | 12.6 The Gradient and Directional |

12.6: The Gradient and | Derivatives (continued) | ||||

Directional Derivatives | PS 6 (individual) due | ||||

3/26 | 12.6 The Gradient and | 3/28 | 12.7 Extrema of Functions of | 3/30 | 12.7 Extrema of Functions of |

Directional Derivatives | Several Variables | Several Variables | |||

(continued) | PS 7 (group) due | ||||

4/2 | 13.1 Double Integrals | 4/4 | 13.1 Double Integrals | 4/6 | 13.2 Area, Volume and |

(continued) | Center of Mass | ||||

PS 8 (individual) due | |||||

4/9 | 13.3 Double Integrals in | 4/11 | Exam 2 - in class portion | 4/13 | 13.3 Double Integrals in |

Polar Coordinates | Polar Coordinates | ||||

Exam 2 Takehome portion | |||||

due | |||||

4/16 | 13.4 Surface Area | 4/18 | 14.1 Vector Fields | 4/20 | 14.2 Line Integrals |

PS 9 (group) due | |||||

4/23 | 14.2 Line Integrals | 4/25 | 14.3 Independence of Path | 4/27 | 14.4 Green's Theorem |

(continued) | and Conservative Vector | Individual Project due | |||

Fields | PS 10 (individual) due | ||||

4/30 | 14.4: Green's Thm (continued) | 5/2 | 13.5 Triple Integrals | 5/4 | 13.6 Cylindrical Coordinates? |

PS 11 (group) due | |||||

The final will be Thursday, May 10, from 2pm-5pm if it's in-class; if I decide to give you a take-home exam it will be due Thursday at 2pm. | |||||

**Janice Sklensky**

**Wheaton College**

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Science Center, Room 109

Norton, Massachusetts 02766-0930

TEL (508) 286-3973

FAX (508) 285-8278

jsklensk@wheatonma.edu