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:

1. Β Classes cancelled on Β Thursday, 2/9, due to snow.
2. The material in sections 4.1 and 4.2, originally scheduled to take one day, ended up taking two days.
3. 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.7β13) p.14: 1, 2(aβc,eβh), 4(aβf), 5, 6, [optional: 9] 2 Thursday, 2/2 2.1 Linear First Order Equations (p.30β41) p.41: 1β9 odd, 17β23 odd, 31β37 odd 3 Tuesday, 2/7 2.2 Separable Equations (p.45β52) p.52: 2, 3, 6, 12, 17β27 odd, 28, 35, 37 4 Thursday, 2/9 2.4 Transformation of Nonlinear Equations into Separable Equations (p.62β68) p.68: 1β4, 7β11 odd, 15β18, 23β27 odd 5 Tuesday, 2/14 2.5 Exact Equations (p.73β79) p.79: 1β21 odd, 29, 30, 33, 34 6 Thursday, 2/16 4.1 4.2 Growth and Decay (p.130β137) Cooling and Mixing (p.140β147) p.138: 1β7 odd, 11, 13, 17 p.148: 1β11 odd, 15 7 Tuesday, 2/21 4.3 Elementary Mechanics (p.151β160) p.160: 3, 5, 7, 10 8 Thursday, 2/23 EXAM 1 – through Sec 4.2(?) 9 Tuesday, 2/28 3.1 Eulerβs Method (p.96β106) p.106: 1β7 odd, 11β13, 15β19 odd, 20β22 10 Thursday, 3/2 3.2 The Improved Euler Method and related Methods (p.109β116) p.116: 1β7 odd, 11β13, 15β19 odd, 20β22 11 Tuesday, 3/7 3.3 The Runge-Kutta Method (p.119β124) p.124: 1β7 odd, 11β13, 15β19 odd, 20β22 12 Thursday, 3/9 5.1 Homogeneous Linear Equations (p.194β203) p.203: 1β5 odd, 9β21 odd 13 Tuesday, 3/14 5.2 Constant Coefficient Homogeneous Equations (p.210β217) p.217: 1β17 odd, 18β21 14 Thursday, 3/16 5.3 Nonhomogeneous Linear Equations (p.221β227) p.227: 1β5 odd, 9β13 odd, 16β20 even, 25β29 odd, 33β37 odd 15 Tuesday, 3/21 5.4 The Method of Undetermined Coefficients I (p.229β235) p.235: 1β29 odd 16 Thursday, 3/23 5.6 Reduction of Order (p.248β252) p.253 1β3, 5, 9, 13, 17, 19, 25, 31 17 Tuesday, 3/28 5.7 Variation of Parameters (p.255β262) p.262 1β5, 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.268β277) Spring Problems II (p.279β284) p.277: 1, 3, 7β13 odd, 19, 21 p.288: 3, 4, 7β11 odd, 14β16 20 Thursday, 4/6 6.2 6.3 Spring Problems II (continued) (p.284β287) The RLC Circuit (p.290β295) p.288: 13, 17β20 p.295: 1β10 Spring Recess 4/10-4/18 Thursday, 4/20 Monday Schedule 21 Tuesday, 4/25 7.1 7.2 Review of Power Series (p.307β316) Series Solutions Near an Ordinary Point I (p.320β328) p.317: 1, 11, 13, 15β17 p.329: 1, 3, 8, 11β13, 19β25 odd 22 Thursday, 4/27 7.3 Series Solutions Near an Ordinary Point II (p.335β338) p.338: 1β5 odd, 19β23 odd, 33β37 odd, 41β45 odd 23 Tuesday, 5/2 7.4 Regular Singular Points Euler Equations (p.344β346) p.347: 1β12 24 Thursday, 5/4 EXAM 3 – through Sec 7.3(?) 25 Tuesday, 5/9 8.1 Introduction to the Laplace Transform (p.394β402) [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.405β412) [NOTE: use table on p.463 of textbook for homework] p.412: 1(a,b,d,e), 2(aβe), 3(aβd), 4(a,d,e), 6(a), 7(a), 8(a,d) 27 Tuesday, 5/16 8.3 Solution of Initial Value Problems (p.414β419) [NOTE: use table on p.463 of textbook for homework] p.419: 1β31 odd 28 Thursday, 5/18 8.6 Convolutions (p.441β445) [NOTE: use table on p.463 of textbook for homework] p.450: 2(a,b,c,i,j,l,n), 3(aβc,eβg) 29 Tuesday, 5/23 Review 30 Thursday, 5/25 Final Exam