Math 324A Summer 2016

Welcome to our M324 course page. Here you can find announcements, the course calendar, and the course syllabus.

Announcements

Course calendar

Date Content Comments
M 6-20 15.1-15.3: Review of double integrals in cartesian coordinates
W 6-22 15.4-15.5: Polar coordinates; applications
F 6-24 15.5-15.6: Applications continued; surface area. Took Quiz 1; solution.
M 6-27 15.7: Triple integration in cartesian coordinates Extra practice: Worksheet from Dr. Andy Loveless; worksheet from Dr. Judith Arms. Here are the graphics we looked at today (you need the CDF player to view this).
W 6-29 15.8: Triple integration in cylindrical coordinates
F 7-1 15.9: Triple integration in spherical coordinates Graphics for visualizing spherical coordinates. We took Quiz 2; solution.
M 7-4 No class, Independence Day
W 7-6 15.10: Change of variables
F 7-8 Midterm 1; solutions
M 7-11 14.5: The chain rule
W 7-13 14.6: Directional derivatives and the gradient Lecture pages
F 7-15 16.1: Vector fields Lecture pages. Took Quiz 3; solution.
M 7-18 16.2: Line integrals Lecture pages
W 7-20 16.3: Fundamental theorem for line integrals Lecture pages
F 7-22 16.4: Green's Theorem Lecture pages
M 7-25 16.5: How can we differentiate vector fields? Lecture pages
W 7-27 Review day for midterm 2
F 7-29 Midterm 2; solutions; scores. The median was 31.5/50. Covers 15.10 (change of variables), 14.5-6 (derivatives of scalar fields), and 16.1-16.5. Homework on 16.4 and 16.5 due. First page of the midterm.
M 8-1 16.6: Parametric surfaces
W 8-3 16.6: Parametric surfaces, continued. Begin 16.7: Surface integrals
F 8-5 16.7: Surface integrals, continued. 16.6 HW parts 1 and 2, due. Lecture pages. Took Quiz 4; solutions.
M 8-8 16.7: Surface integrals, continued (examples of flux integrals). 16.7 HW part 1 due
W 8-10 16.9: Divergence Theorem 16.7 HW part 2 due
F 8-12 16.8: Stokes' Theorem 16.9 HW due
M 8-15 16.8: Stokes' Theorem, continued. Review.
W 8-17 Review for final (16.10) 16.8 HW due
F 8-19 Final exam. Scores; the median was 32.5/50. Emphasizes chapter 16 material, but will also include change-of-variables and the chain rule. You may have one side of one page of hand-written notes.

Syllabus