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Math 293 Syllabus, Fall 1996

Lecture Day Topics Text Sections HW#(*) TA(+)
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F Aug 30 DEs, math models, computer solutions EP1.1 1 JA
M Sep 2 '' ''
W 4 integrals as solutions 1.2 2 TK
F 6 slope fields solution curve 1.3
M 9 separable solns word problems 1.4
W 11 linear first order eqs (esp. const coeff) 1.5 3 SM
F 13 population models 2.1
M 16 equilibrium solns stability 2.2
W 18 velocity and acceleration 2.3 4 KS
F 20 Euler's numerical method of solution 2.4
M 23 constant coeff 2nd order ODEs 3.1
W 25 forcing, guessing, resonance 3.5-6 5 EV
--Th 26-- --Prelim 1-- --through EP2.4--
F 27 systems of first order ODEs 4.1
M 30 '' ''
W Oct 2 linear algebra: linear alg. eqs in matrix form, 5.1 6 AW
F 4 transpose, product, inverse, row operations, ''
M 7 solving eqs, finding inverse, eigen-things ''
W 9 using eigen-values vectors to solve ODEs 5.2 7 JA
F 11 applications of systems of ODEs 5.3
M 14 ----FALL BREAK (through tues)----
W 16 phase plane and stability 6.1 8 TK
F 18 predator prey models in ecology 6.3
M 21 non-linear mechanics chaos 6.4-5
W 23 double integrals TF13.1 9 SM
F 25 ''
M 28 area and center or mass 13.2
W 30 polar coordinates 13.3 10 KS
--Th 31-- --scary Prelim 2-- --through TF13.1--
F Nov 1 triple integrals 13.4
M 4 volume, mass, and moments 13.5
W 6 cylindrical coordinates 13.6 11 EV
F 8 line integrals 13.7
M 11 vector fields 14.1
W 13 '' '' 12 AW
F 15 work and flux 14.2
M 18 conservative fields 14.3
W 20 Green's thm in 2D 14.4 13 JA
--Th 21-- --Prelim 3-- --through TF 14.2--
F 22 surface area surface integrals 14.5
M 25 parameterization of surfaces 14.6
W 27 Catch up misc. 14 TK
F 29 --THANKSGIVING cranberries etc--
M Dec 2 Stokes theorem 14.7
W 4 divergence theorem 14.8 15 SM
F 6 '' ''
--M 16-- --FINAL EXAM-- --EP 1 - 6 (most)--
--TF 13 -14 (all )--

* Problems to be handed out in lecture, generally on Mondays, due
Wednesdays in lecture the week after assigned.

+ TA who writes partial solutions for the week's homework, handed out in lecture on fridays.

EP = Edwards and Penney: {\it DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS AND BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS},

TF = Thomas and Finney (9th ed): {\it CALCULUS}.