Math 20
Winter 2018

Home Course Schedule Homework Exams and Resources Office Hours

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

The homework is due on Wednesdays at 9am. Logistics for handing in homework and the exact assignments are posted on the homework page.

Week # Date Sections Topics Homework assignment
Throughout Precalculus and Math 19 material See the precalculus page.
1 1/8-1/12 § 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4*, 6.2 Area under the curve, the definite integral, properties of the definite integral, start antiderivatives
*Skip pages 302-305
Homework 1 (due 1/17)
2 1/15-1/19 § 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 7.1 Antiderivatives and the indefinite integral, Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, basic integration, substitution Homework 2 (due 1/24)
3 1/22-1/26 § 7.1, 7.2, 7.3

Substitution, integration by parts, more advanced integration
Table of integrals
The table and exams

Homework 3 (due 1/31)
Midterm 1 on Wednesday, January 31 at 7pm in TBA

Topics are those covered in the first three weeks of the course.

You can find more information on the Exams page.

4 1/29-2/2 § 8.1

Area between curves

Homework 4 (due 2/7)
5 2/5-2/9 § 8.1, 8.2

Volumes of solids

OPTIONAL reading: 8.4-8.8 (lots of interesting applications of integrals to different fields)

Homework 5 (due 2/14)
6 2/12-2/16 § 4.8

Parametric equations

Homework 6 (due 2/21)
Midterm 2 on Wednesday, February 21 at 7pm in TBA

This exam is cumulative but will focus more heavily on those topics from Weeks 4 through 6.

You can find more information on the Exams page.

7 2/19-2/23 § 6.3, 11.1

Differential equations, initial value problems

Homework 7 (due 2/28)
8 2/26-3/2 § 11.2, 11.4, 11.5

Slope fields, separable equations, growth and decay

Homework 8 (due 3/7)
9 3/5-3/9 § 11.6, 11.7

Applications and modeling, logistic equation

Homework 9 (due 3/14)
10 3/12-3/16 Review of the entire quarter
Final exam on Monday, March 19 at 7pm in TBA
See the Exams page for more information and the review worksheet.

Winter 2018 -- Department of Mathematics, Stanford University