M261 Syllabus

Course Coordinator: Dr. J. Duflot
Office: Weber 218
Telephone: 491-6453
Email: duflot@math.colostate.edu


Text: Calculus, Stewart, 4th Edition, 1999

This is a sample syllabus. Please note that your instructor's syllabus may differ, ESPECIALLY in the exam dates!!

Date Topic
T Jan 16 13.1, 13.22 Points and vectors
W Jan 17 13.3 Dot product
F Jan 19 13.4 Cross product, quiz
M Jan 22 13.5 Lines
T Jan 23 13.5 Planes
W Jan 24 13.6 Quadrics
F Jan 26 Classwork, Quiz
M Jan 29 13.7 Cylindrical and Spherical Coordinates
T Jan 30 14.1, 14.2 Vector functions, derivativew
W Jan 31 14.3 Arclength
F Feb 2 Classwork, Quiz
M Feb 5 Velocity, acceleration, Quiz
T Feb 6 Review
W Feb 7 Exam 1
F Feb 9 Classwork, Quiz
M Feb 12 15.1, 15.2 Functions of Several Variables
T Feb 13 15.3 Partial derivatives
W Feb 14 15.4 Tangent planes, differentials
F Feb 16 Classwork, Quiz
M Feb 19 15.5 Chain Rule
T Feb 20 15.6 Gradients, directional derivatives
W Feb 21 15.6 Tangent planes, normal lines
F Feb 23 Classwork, Quiz
M Feb 26 15.7 Maxima and minima
T Feb 27 15.7 More maxima and minima
W Feb 28 15.8 Lagrange multipliers
F Mar 2 Classwork, Quiz
F Mar 5-Mar 9 No Classes
M Mar 12 Review
T Mar 13 Exam 2
W Mar 14 16.1, 16.2 Double Integrals
F Mar 16 Classwork, Quiz
M Mar 19 16.2, 16.3 More on Double integrals
M Mar 19 Last day to drop with W
T Mar 20 16.4 Double integrals in polar coordinates
W Mar 21 16.5 Applications of double integrals
F Mar 23 Classwork, Quiz
M Mar 26 16.7 Triple integrals
T Mar 27 16.8 Triple integrals in cyl and spher coords
W Mar 28 16.8 More triple integrals
F Mar 30 Classwork, Quiz
M Apr 2 16.9 Change of variables
T Apr 3 Review
W Apr 4 Exam 3
F Apr 6 17.1, 17.22 Vector fields, line integrals, Quiz
M Apr 9 17.2 More line integrals
T Apr 10 17.3 Fund. thm, Potential functions
W Apr 11 17.4 Green's theorem
F Apr 13 Classwork, Quiz
M Apr 16 17.5 Curl, Div
T Apr 17 16.6, 17.6 Surface area and Parametric surfaces
W Apr 18 17.7 Surface integrals, flux
F Apr 20 Classwork, Quiz
M Apr 23 17.7 More surface integrals
T Apr 24 Review
W Apr 25 Exam 4
F Apr 27 17.8 Stokes' theorem, Quiz
M Apr 30 17.8, 17.9 Divergence theorem
T May 1 17.9 More divergence theorem, Quiz
W May 2 Review
F May 4 Review
Wednesday May 9, 5:50 PM Common Final Exam