The calendar below may be updatedΒ as the semester progresses.Β Here is a link to current version of calendar.

NOTE: The original calendar, shown below, has been modified:

- Β Classes cancelled on Β Thursday, 2/9, due to snow.
- The material in sections 4.1 and 4.2, originally scheduled to take one day, ended up taking two days.
- Classes cancelled on Tuesday, 3/14, due to snow.

Class Day | Date | Section | Reading Topic (pages) | Suggested Problems (these problems are for extra practice ONLY – they will not be collected) |

1 | Tuesday, 1/31 | 1.2 | First Order Equations (p.7β13) | p.14: 1, 2(aβc,eβh), 4(aβf), 5, 6, [optional: 9] |

2 | Thursday, 2/2 | 2.1 | Linear First Order Equations (p.30β41) | p.41: 1β9 odd, 17β23 odd, 31β37 odd |

3 | Tuesday, 2/7 | 2.2 | Separable Equations (p.45β52) | p.52: 2, 3, 6, 12, 17β27 odd, 28, 35, 37 |

4 | Thursday, 2/9 | 2.4 | Transformation of Nonlinear Equations into Separable Equations (p.62β68) | p.68: 1β4, 7β11 odd, 15β18, 23β27 odd |

5 | Tuesday, 2/14 | 2.5 | Exact Equations (p.73β79) | p.79: 1β21 odd, 29, 30, 33, 34 |

6 | Thursday, 2/16 | 4.1 4.2 | Growth and Decay (p.130β137) Cooling and Mixing (p.140β147) | p.138: 1β7 odd, 11, 13, 17 p.148: 1β11 odd, 15 |

7 | Tuesday, 2/21 | 4.3 | Elementary Mechanics (p.151β160) | p.160: 3, 5, 7, 10 |

8 | Thursday, 2/23 | EXAM 1 – through Sec 4.2(?) | ||

9 | Tuesday, 2/28 | 3.1 | Eulerβs Method (p.96β106) | p.106: 1β7 odd, 11β13, 15β19 odd, 20β22 |

10 | Thursday, 3/2 | 3.2 | The Improved Euler Method and related Methods (p.109β116) | p.116: 1β7 odd, 11β13, 15β19 odd, 20β22 |

11 | Tuesday, 3/7 | 3.3 | The Runge-Kutta Method (p.119β124) | p.124: 1β7 odd, 11β13, 15β19 odd, 20β22 |

12 | Thursday, 3/9 | 5.1 | Homogeneous Linear Equations (p.194β203) | p.203: 1β5 odd, 9β21 odd |

13 | Tuesday, 3/14 | 5.2 | Constant Coefficient Homogeneous Equations (p.210β217) | p.217: 1β17 odd, 18β21 |

14 | Thursday, 3/16 | 5.3 | Nonhomogeneous Linear Equations (p.221β227) | p.227: 1β5 odd, 9β13 odd, 16β20 even, 25β29 odd, 33β37 odd |

15 | Tuesday, 3/21 | 5.4 | The Method of Undetermined Coefficients I (p.229β235) | p.235: 1β29 odd |

16 | Thursday, 3/23 | 5.6 | Reduction of Order (p.248β252) | p.253 1β3, 5, 9, 13, 17, 19, 25, 31 |

17 | Tuesday, 3/28 | 5.7 | Variation of Parameters (p.255β262) | p.262 1β5, 7, 11, 13, 31, 33, 34 |

18 | Thursday, 3/30 | EXAM 2 – through Sec 5.6(?) | ||

19 | Tuesday, 4/4 | 6.1 6.2 | Spring Problems I (p.268β277) Spring Problems II (p.279β284) | p.277: 1, 3, 7β13 odd, 19, 21 p.288: 3, 4, 7β11 odd, 14β16 |

20 | Thursday, 4/6 | 6.2 6.3 | Spring Problems II (continued) (p.284β287) The RLC Circuit (p.290β295) | p.288: 13, 17β20 p.295: 1β10 |

Spring Recess 4/10-4/18 | ||||

Thursday, 4/20 | Monday Schedule | |||

21 | Tuesday, 4/25 | 7.1 7.2 | Review of Power Series (p.307β316) Series Solutions Near an Ordinary Point I (p.320β328) | p.317: 1, 11, 13, 15β17 p.329: 1, 3, 8, 11β13, 19β25 odd |

22 | Thursday, 4/27 | 7.3 | Series Solutions Near an Ordinary Point II (p.335β338) | p.338: 1β5 odd, 19β23 odd, 33β37 odd, 41β45 odd |

23 | Tuesday, 5/2 | 7.4 | Regular Singular Points Euler Equations (p.344β346) | p.347: 1β12 |

24 | Thursday, 5/4 | EXAM 3 – through Sec 7.3(?) | ||

25 | Tuesday, 5/9 | 8.1 | Introduction to the Laplace Transform (p.394β402) [NOTE: use table on p.463 of textbook for homework] | p.403: 1(a,b,d,e), 2(b,c,f,g,h,i), 4, 5, 18 |

26 | Thursday, 5/11 | 8.2 | The Inverse Laplace Transform (p.405β412) [NOTE: use table on p.463 of textbook for homework] | p.412: 1(a,b,d,e), 2(aβe), 3(aβd), 4(a,d,e), 6(a), 7(a), 8(a,d) |

27 | Tuesday, 5/16 | 8.3 | Solution of Initial Value Problems (p.414β419) [NOTE: use table on p.463 of textbook for homework] | p.419: 1β31 odd |

28 | Thursday, 5/18 | 8.6 | Convolutions (p.441β445) [NOTE: use table on p.463 of textbook for homework] | p.450: 2(a,b,c,i,j,l,n), 3(aβc,eβg) |

29 | Tuesday, 5/23 | Review | ||

30 | Thursday, 5/25 | Final Exam |

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