Syllabus for Calculus 2
Fall 2003

 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday 9/1 9/2 9/3 Welcome to Calc 2 9/5 (Re)-Intro to Maple Review 5.1, 5.2, 5.3 9/8 3.4: Inverse Trig Functions 9/9 Review antidifferentiation 9/10 5.4: Finding 9/12 5.6: Approximating Antiderivatives; Sums: The Integral Substitution as a Limit Questions: PS 1 PS 1 (individual) due 9/15 6.1: Approximating 9/16 Approximating Sums 9/17 6.2: Error Bounds for 9/19 6.2: Error Bounds for Integrals Numerically in Maple Approximating Sums Approximating Sums Questions: PS 2 PS 2 (group) due 9/22 Q & A for Exam 1 9/23 Exam 1 9/24 Begin Project 1 9/26 Continue Project 1 PS 3 should be done! 9/29 7.1: Arclength 9/30 Fun with Arclength 10/1 7.2: Finding Volumes 10/3 7.2: Finding Volumes by Integration by Integration No Problem Set due! Project 1 Draft due 10/6 8.1: Integration by Parts 10/7 Antidifferentiation 10/8 8.1: Integration by Parts 10/10 Antidiff Exam Questions: PS 4 PS 4 (ind) due Project 1 due 10/13 10/14 10/15 Begin Project 2 10/17 Continue Project 2 Fall Break 10/20 9.1: Taylor Polynomials 10/21 More on Taylor 10/22 9.2: Taylor's Theorem 10/24 Approximating Polynomials Polynomials Antidiff deadline-100% Questions: PS 5 PS 5 (group) due Project 2 Proposals due 10/27 Q & A for Exam 2 10/28 Exam 2 10/29 10.1: Improper Integrals 10/31 10.2: Detecting Convergence PS 6 should be done! 11/3 10.2: Estimating Limits 11/4 More on Detecting 11/5 10.2: More on Estimating 11/7 4.2: L'Hopital's Rule Convergence Limits 11.1: Sequences, Limits, etc Questions: PS 7 PS 7 (ind) due Project 2 due 11/10 11.2: Infinite Series: 11/11 11.2: Infinite Series, 11/12 11.2: Infinite Series: 11/14 11.3: Testing for Definitions Convergence, Divergence Nth term test Convergence Questions: PS 8 PS 8 (group) due 11/17 11.3: Testing for 11/18 Using the comparison and 11/19 11.3: The Ratio Test 11/21 11.4: Absolute Convergence Convergence Integral Tests Questions: PS 9 PS 9 (ind) due Antidiff deadline-75% 11/24 Q & A for Exam 3 11/25 Exam 3 11/26 11/28 Thanksgiving Break PS 10 should be done! 12/1 11.4: Alternating Series 12/2 Fun with Alternating 12/3 11.5: Power Series 12/5 11.5: Power Series Series Questions: PS 11 PS 11 (group) due 12/8 11.6 Taylor Series 12/9 11.7: Taylor Series 12/10 Fun with Taylor Series 12/12 The Big Picture as Functions Questons: PS 12 PS 12 (ind) due Begin Take-home Portion Antidiff deadline - 50% The In-Class portion of the final will be Tuesday December 16, from 9am - 12pm. Thursday, December 11 at 8pm in Rm 243: Come see Concepts of Math students produce a play by our own Chuck Straley called "The Discovery of The Calculus"

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

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