Approximate Schedule for MAT127, Spring 2006
Week  Topics  Homework  
1/23  Administrivia. 7.1 Modeling with Differential Equations; begin 7.2 Direction Fields. 
HW 1 online. 7.1: 7, 14. 

1/30  7.2 Direction Fields and Euler's Method; 7.3 Separable Equations. 
HW 2 online. 7.2: 20, 28. (Here is a printable version of #20) 

2/6  finish 7.3 Separable Equations; 7.4 Exponential Growth and Decay. 
iLrn tutorial for extra credit,
HW 3 online. 7.3: 37, 7.4: 11. 

2/13  Second Order Linear Equations. (The PDF version prints out nicer.)  HW 4 online. (Because of the midterm, the due date is 48 hours later. But since some of this material will be on the midterm, you should attempt at least the first 3 or 4 problems before monday. There is no paper homework this week.)  
2/20  Midterm 1: Monday, February 20 at 8:30pm.
(more details here) 7.5 The Logistic Equation; 7.6 PredatorPrey Systems. 
HW 5 online.
due the usual time, 3/1 at 9am
7.5: 8, 7.6: 9. 

2/27  Finish 7.6 PredatorPrey systems. 8.1 Sequences. ; Begin 8.2 Series. 3/3: Last day to move down to MAT132 or MAT126 
HW 6 online. 8.1: 35, 36. 8.2: 9. 

3/6  8.2 Series begin 8.3 Integral and Comparison tests 
HW 7 online. 8.2: 28, 34. 

3/13  finish 8.3 Integral and Comparison tests begin 8.4 Other Convergence tests 
HW 8 online. (Because of the midterm, the due date is 24 hours later. But since this material will be on the midterm, you should attempt most of the problems before tuesday. There is no paper homework this week.)  
3/20  Midterm 2: Tuesday, March 21 at 8:30pm.
(more details here) 8.4 Other Convergence tests 3/24: Last day to withdraw or change to P/NC 
I goofed up, so no homework this week. Next week's homework will cover several sections instead.  
3/27  8.5 Power Series 8.6 Representations of Functions as Power Series 
HW 9 online.
Due 4/5 at 9:15AM, as usual 8.5: 20; 8.6: 10. Due in class on 4/6 or 4/7, as usual 

4/3  8.7 Taylor and Maclaurin Series  HW 10 online.
Due 4/19 at 9:15AM (wednesday after spring break) 8.6: 30; 8.7: 6. 

4/10 


4/17  8.7 Taylor and Maclaurin Series (continued) 8.9 Applications of Taylor Series 
HW 11 online.
Due 4/27 at 9:15AM, as usual 8.7: 21, 8.9:12. 

4/24  8.10 Using Series to Solve Differential Equations  HW 12 online.
Due 5/8 at 5PM 

5/1  Review Last class on Friday, 5/5 


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