Spring '13, Math 236

**January and February, 2013**

1/23/13: | Examples of Parametric Equations |

Parametric curves in space and the plane (Maple file; download to your desktop by right-or control-clicking. The only file extension should be .mw; if it's added anything after that remove it. Then open in Maple.) | |

1/25/13: | More on parametric equations |

1/28/13: | Calculus with parametric equations |

1/30/13: | Intro to polar coordinates |

Graphs of polar functions (Maple file; right-or control-click to download; open in Maple.) | |

2/1/13: | Area with polar coordinates |

2/4/13: | Brief review of vectors |

2/6/13: | The Dot Product, Part I |

2/8/13: | The Dot Product, Part II, Plus an Intro to the Cross Product. |

Please attempt the In Class work before class Monday | |

2/13/13: | More on the Dot Product; the Cross Product |

2/15/13: | More on the Cross Product |

2/18/13: | Lines in Space |

2/20/13: | Planes in Space |

2/22/13: | Vector-Valued Functions |

Graphs of curves in space, and a surface. (Maple file; right-or control-click to download; open in Maple.) | |

2/25/13: | Calculus of Vector-Valued Functions; Motion in Space |

Maple Computations for Today's In-Class Work (Maple file; right-or control-click to download; open in Maple.) | |

Maple file with graph showing cow's path in tornado, along with points found in today's in-class work. (Maple file; right-or control-click to download; open in Maple.) | |

2/27/13: | More on Motion in Space |

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