Welcome to the Fall 2017 MA227 course webpage!

 

Syllabus

 

Announcements

 

 

Our MyMathlab Course ID is byrne43205.

 

Your class Grade Calculation worksheet can be downloaded here.

 

 

Dynamically Updating Schedule and Study Problems

 

WEEK

LECTURE

DAY

DATE

Schedule

Homework and Links

Links

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1

W

8/16/2017

Syllabus

11.1 Distance and Spheres

11.1 (41-57 odd)

Right Handed versus Left Handed Coordinate System (video)

 

Right handed versus left handed propeller (video)

1

2

F

8/18/2017

Quiz 1: 11.1 Distance in 3D

11.1 Sets of Points Satisfying Constraints

11.1 (1-23 odd)

Intersection of a Sphere and a Plane (Wikipedia)

2

3

M

8/21/2017

11.2 Vectors

11.2 (1-43 odd)

 

2

4

T

8/22/2017

11.2 Vectors

Practice Quiz 2

 

2

5

W

8/23/2017

Quiz 2: 11.2 Vectors

11.3

11.3 (1-15 odd, 31-35 odd, 41)

 

2

6

F

8/25/2017

11.3

 

3

7

M

8/28/2017

Quiz 3: 11.3 Dot Product

11.4 Cross Product

11.4 (1-33 odd)

 

3

8

T

8/29/2017

11.4 Cross Product

 

3

9

W

8/30/2017

11.5 Lines

11.5A (1-25 odd)

Parameteric Equations

Worksheet Solutions

3

10

F

9/1/2017

11.5 Planes

11.5B (33-45 odd)

 

4

M

9/4/2017

Labor Day Holiday

 

4

11

T

9/5/2017

Quiz 4: 11.4 Properties

12.1

12.1 (1-13 odd, 19,21,23)

 

4

12

W

9/6/2017

12.2

12.2 (1,3,5,13,15,17 odd)

 

4

13

F

9/8/2017

12.3

12.3 (1-15 odd)

Wolfram Alpha

Class Discussion

5

14

M

9/11/2017

12.3

 

5

15

T

9/12/2017

12.4

12.4 (1-5 odd, 9-17 odd)

WS Solution

5

16

W

9/13/2017

Quiz 5: 11.4 Like 1-5 odd

12.5

12.5 (7,9,11,3)

Widget for graphing vector functions

5

17

F

9/15/2017

Review

Exam 1 Topics

Old Exam Solutions

 

6

18

M

9/18/2017

Exam 1

Chapter 11, 12.1-12.4

Exam 1 Solutions

 

6

19

T

9/19/2017

13.1

13.1 (1, 5-15 odd,

17-25 odd, 31-36, 37,39)

Class Worksheet on Quadrics

6

20

W

9/20/2017

13.1

11.6 (1-12)

Intuitive explanation

for the derivatives

of sin(x) and cos(x)?

6

21

F

9/22/2017

13.2

13.2 (1,3,13,15,25,41-49 odd)

helicoid

7

22

M

9/25/2017

13.3

13.3 Part A ( 1-37 odd)

 

7

23

T

9/26/2017

Quiz 5 on 13.2

13.3

13.3 Part B (41-61 odd)

 

7

24

W

9/27/2017

13.4

 

7

25

F

9/29/2017

Quiz 6 on 13.3

13.4

13.4 (1-15 odd, 25-33 odd, 39,43,47)

 

8

26

M

10/2/2017

13.5

13.5 (1-33 odd)

 

8

27

T

10/3/2017

 

8

28

W

10/4/2017

13.5

 

8

29

F

10/6/2017

Quiz 7 on 13.5 (like #29abc)

13.6

13.6 (1-9 odd, 25-29 odd, 39-43 odd)

 

9

30

M

10/9/2017

Nate-No Class

9

31

T

10/10/2017

13.7

13.7 (1-15 odd, 31,33,35,51,53,59)

9

32

W

10/11/2017

13.7

Review

Review Topics

Old Exam 2

(Old Exam 2 Solutions)

9

F

10/13/2017

Fall Break

10

33

M

10/16/2017

Exam 2

Exam 2 Solutions

10

34

T

10/17/2017

13.8

13.7 (31,33,35)

13.8 (1-9 odd, 17,19)

13.8 Problem 1

10

35

W

10/18/2017

13.8

13.8 (1-9 odd, 17,19)

 Graphing level curves website

10

36

F

10/20/2017

14.1

14.1 (1,3,5,7,13,15,21,23,25)

 

11

37

M

10/23/2017

Quiz 8 on 13.8

14.2

14.2 (1-25 odd, 33-41 odd, 57, 59)

 

11

38

T

10/24/2017

14.3

14.3 (1,3,5,19,21)

 

11

39

W

10/25/2017

14.4

14.4 (1-8 all, 9-15 odd, 29,31)

 

11

40

F

10/27/2017

14.5

 

12

41

M

10/30/2017

14.5

14.5 (3,7,9,13,21,23,27)

 

12

42

T

10/31/2017

 

12

43

W

11/1/2017

Exam 3 Review: 14.1-14.5

 

12

44

F

11/3/2017

Exam 3

Solutions

 

13

45

M

11/6/2017

14.7

14.7 Cylindrical Coordinates

(5, 7, 11-19 odd)

 

13

46

T

11/7/2017

14.7

14.7 Spherical Coordinates

(31a, 33-43 odd)

 

13

47

W

11/8/2017

14.8

14.8 (1-9 odd, 13, 17, 19)

 

13

48

F

11/10/2017

14.8

 

14

49

M

11/13/2017

15.1

15.1 (1-8 all, 9,11,13,19,33,35)

 

14

50

T

11/14/2017

15.2

15.2A (1,3,5,7,39 from book)

Worksheet: 5-21 odd, 22,23,27,30

 

14

51

W

11/15/2017

15.2

15.2B (7,9,17,27,29,37)

Worksheet

 

14

52

F

11/17/2017

15.3

15.3 (1-21 odd, 29, 31)

 

15

53

M

11/20/2017

15.3

 

15

54

T

11/21/2017

15.4

15.4 (1,3,21,23,25,27)

 

15

W

11/22/2017

15.4

 

15

F

11/24/2017

15.5-15.6

15.5 (1,3,17)

 

16

55

M

11/27/2017

15.7-15.8

 

16

56

T

11/28/2017

Review

 

16

57

W

11/29/2017

Exam 4

Review Sheet

 

16

58

F

12/1/2017

Review

Final Exam Review

 

 

 

 

Final: Monday, Dec 4th at 10:30 a.m.

 

 

Resources that you may find helpful for topics throughout the course:

 

       Video resources prepared by faculty in our department. 

       Khan Academy (scroll down to the Calculus section)

       Brightstorm (suggested by a fellow classmate)

       MIT Open Source (another suggestion)