(Last modified: Saturday, February 9, 2008, 3:01 PM )

This syllabus was changed 2/9 | |||||

Monday | Wednesday | Friday | |||

1/21 | 1/23 | Welcome to Multivariable Calculus | 1/25 | 10.3: The Dot Product | |

10.1: Vectors in the Plane | |||||

10.2: Vectors in Space | |||||

1/28 | 10.4: The Cross Product | 1/30 | 10.5: Lines and Planes in Space | 2/1 | 10.5: Lines and Planes in Space |

11.1: Vector-Valued Functions | |||||

PS 1 (individual) due | |||||

2/4 | 11.1: Vector-Valued Functions | 2/6 | 11.2: The Calculus of Vector-Valued | 2/8 | 11.3: Motion in Space |

11.2: The Calculus of Vector- | Functions | 11.4: Curvature | |||

Valued Functions | 11.3: Motion in Space | PS 2 (group) due | |||

2/11 | 11.5: Tangent and Normal | 2/13 | 10.6: Surfaces in Space | 2/15 | 10.6: Surfaces in Space |

Vectors | |||||

PS 3 (individual) due | |||||

2/18 | 11.6: Parametric Surfaces | 2/20 | 11.6: Parametric Surfaces | 2/22 | 12.1: Functions of Several Variables |

12.1: Functions of Several Variables | 12.2: Limits and Continuity | ||||

PS 4 (group) due | |||||

2/25 | 12.2: Limits and Continuity | 2/27 | Exam 1 - in class portion | 2/29 | 12.3: Partial Derivatives |

3/3 | 12.3: Partial Derivatives | 3/5 | 12.4: Linear Approximations | 3/7 | 12.5: The Chain Rule |

Project - choose option | |||||

Exam 1 Takehome portion due | PS 5 (group) due | ||||

3/10 | 3/12 | 3/14 | |||

Spring Break | |||||

3/17 | 12.5: The Chain Rule | 3/19 | 12.5: The Chain Rule | 3/21 | 12.6: The Gradient and Directional |

12.6: The Gradient | Derivatives | ||||

Project-intermediate due date | |||||

PS 6 (individual) due | |||||

3/24 | 12.6: Directional Derivatives | 3/26 | 12.7: Extrema of Functions of Several | 3/28 | 12.7: Extrema of Functions of Several |

Variables | Variables | ||||

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

3/31 | 13.1 Double Integrals | 4/2 | 13.1: Double Integrals | 4/4 | 13.2: Area, Volume, and Center of |

Mass | |||||

Project-intermediate due date | PS 8 (individual) due | ||||

4/7 | 13.3 Double Integrals in Polar | 4/9 | Exam 2 - in class portion | 4/11 | 13.3: Double Integrals in Polar |

Coordinates | Coordinates | ||||

(and 9.4) | |||||

4/14 | 13.4: Surface Area | 4/16 | 13.5: Triple Integrals | 4/18 | 14.1: Vector Fields |

Exam 2 Takehome portion due | PS 9 (group) due | ||||

4/21 | 14.2: Line Integrals | 4/23 | 14.2: Line Integrals | 4/25 | 14.2: Line Integrals |

14.3: Independence of Path | |||||

and Conservative Vector Fields | |||||

Project - final due date | |||||

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

4/28 | 14.4: Green's Theorem | 4/30 | 14.4: Green's Theorem | 5/2 | In-Class Portion of Final |

As with the midterms, the final will consist of both an in-class and a take-home portion. The in-class portion will be Friday May 2 in class. The take-home portion of the final will be due Friday May 9 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