Math 20
Spring 2018

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This schedule is tentative, and may be adjusted as necessary.

The homework is due on Wednesdays at the beginning of lecture. Logistics for handing in homework and the exact assignments are posted on the homework page.

Week # Date Sections Topics Homework assignment
Throughout Precalculus materials

1 4/2 - 4/6 §5.1, §5.2 Definite Integrals: Sigma Notation, Definition, Properties Homework 1 (due 4/11)
2 4/9 - 4/13 §5.3, §5.4, §6.1, §6.2, §6.4, §7.1 Fundamental Theorem of Calculus: Part 1 and Part 2. Antiderivatives. Integration by Substitution. Homework 2 (due 4/18)
3 4/16 - 4/20 §7.1, §7.2

Integration Techniques: Substitution, Integration by Parts, Powers of Sines/Cosines.

Homework 3 (due 4/25)
4 4/23 - 4/27 §7.4, §5.4

Trigonometric Substitution. MVT for Integrals. Symmetry Properties of Integrals. Area Between Curves.

Homework 4 (due 5/2)
Midterm 1 on Monday, Apr 30th at 7:00-10:00PM.
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5 4/30 - 5/4 §8.1, §8.2

Volumes of Solids: Cross Sections, Disk Method, Shell Method.

Homework 5 (due 5/9)
6 5/7 - 5/11 §4.8, §8.2

Parametric Equations; Tangent Lines to Parametric Curves; Arc Length.

Homework 6 (due 5/16)
7 5/14 - 5/18 §7.5, §11.1, §11.2

Approximating Integrals (Midpoint and Trapezoid Rules). Differential Equations: Initial Value Problems, Slope Fields.

Homework 7 (due 5/23)
Midterm 2 on Monday, May 21st at 7:00-10:00PM.
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8 5/21 - 5/25 §11.3, §11.4, §11.5

Differential Equations: Euler's Method, Separable Equations, Growth and Decay.

Homework 8 (due 5/30)
9 5/28 - 6/1 §11.6, §11.7, §11.8

Applications: The Logistic Equation. Predator-Prey Systems.

Homework 9 (due 6/6)
10 6/4 - 6/8 §11.8, §11.9

Predator-Prey Systems. Review.


Final Exam on Friday, June 8th at 7:00pm.
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Spring 2018 -- Department of Mathematics, Stanford University