MATH 232, Fall 2018, COURSE INFORMATION TEXT: Calculus by James Stewart (8th edition) PREREQUISITE: A grade of C or better in Math 230 GRADING: Your grade will be based on a total of 650 points as follows: 3 one-hour exams 300 points Final exam 200 points Homework/quizzes 150 points FINAL EXAM: The departmental final exam is on Tuesday, December 11th, 8-9:50 a.m. The place of the final exam will be announced later. CALCULATORS: A calculator without graphing capability, text memory, symbolic operations and communication ability will be allowed on the final exam. COURSE WITHDRAWAL: The last day for undergraduates to withdraw from a full-session course is Friday, October 19th. ACADEMIC CONDUCT: Academic honesty and mutual respect (student with student and instructor with student) are expected in this course. Mutual respect means being on time for class and not leaving early, being prepared to give full attention to class work, not reading newspapers or other material in class, not using cell phones or pagers during class time, and not looking at another student's work during exams. Academic misconduct, as defined by the Student Judicial Code, will not be treated lightly. DRC STATEMENT: If you need an accommodation for this class, please contact the Disability Resource Center as soon as possible. The DRC coordinates accommodations for students with disabilities. It is located on the 4th floor of the Health Services Building, and can be reached at 815-753-1303 (V) or drc@niu.edu. Also, please contact me privately as soon as possible so we can discuss your accommodations. Please note that you will not be required to disclose your disability, only your accommodations. The sooner you let me know your needs, the sooner I can assist you in achieving your learning goals in this course. ________________________________________________________________________ MATH 232, Fall 2018, TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF LECTURES WEEK DAY SECTION TOPIC 1 Aug. 27-31 10.1 curves defined by parametric equations 10.2 calculus with parametric curves 10.3 polar coordinates ________________________________________________________________________ 2 Sep. 3 Labor Day (NO CLASSES) Sep. 4-7 10.4 areas and lengths in polar coordinates 10.5 conic sections 12.1 three-dimensional coordinate systems ________________________________________________________________________ 3 Sep. 11-14 12.2 vectors 12.3 the dot product 12.4 the cross product 12.5 equations of lines and planes in space ________________________________________________________________________ 4 Sep. 18-21 12.6 cylinders and quadric surfaces Review Exam 1 ________________________________________________________________________ 5 Sep. 25-28 13.1 vector functions and space curves 13.2 derivatives and integrals of vector functions 13.3 arc length 13.4 motion in space 14.1 functions of several variables ________________________________________________________________________ 6 Oct. 1-5 14.2 limits and continuity in higher dimensions 14.3 partial derivatives 14.4 tangent planes and linear approximations ________________________________________________________________________ 7 Oct. 8-12 14.5 the chain rule 14.6 directional derivatives and gradients 14.7 maximum and minimum values ________________________________________________________________________ 8 Oct. 15-19 14.8 Lagrange multipliers Review Exam 2 Oct. 19 LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM THE COURSE ________________________________________________________________________ 9 Oct. 22-26 15.1 double integrals over rectangles 15.2 double integrals over general regions ______________________________________________________________________ 10 Oct. 29-Nov. 2 15.3 double integrals in polar coordinates 15.4 applications of double integrals ________________________________________________________________________ 11 Nov. 5-9 15.6 triple integrals 15.7 triple integrals in cylindrical coordinates ________________________________________________________________________ 12 Nov. 12-16 15.8 triple integrals in spherical coordinates 15.9 change of variables in multiple integrals Review ________________________________________________________________________ 13 Nov. 19-23 Exam 3 Nov. 21-23 Thanksgiving break (NO CLASSES) ________________________________________________________________________ 14 Nov. 26-30 16.1 vector fields 16.2 line integrals _________________________________________________________________ 15 Dec. 3-7 16.3 the fundamental theorem for line integrals 16.4 Green's theorem Review _________________________________________________________________ Tuesday, Dec. 11 (8-9:50AM) FINAL EXAMINATION