Math 21b, Spring 1997


Course Description: This course covers multivariable calculus, up through the classic theorems of vector calculus: Stokes', Green's and Gauss's theorems. We will use the book Multivariable Mathematics (Third Edition) by Trotter and Williamson, and cover Chapters 4-9.

You can download an outline of the course in the form of a (Macintosh) Excel spreadsheet.

Grading: There will be one final (40%), two midterms (20% each), quizzes and homework.

Office Hours: Tuesday 11-12, Wednesday 3:30-4:30, Friday 11-12, and by appointment. My office is 310 Goldsmith; phone is x3074.

First Midterm Exam: In class on Thursday March 13. The exam will cover through section 6.4.
Quiz 2: In class on Wednesday March 26, covering through section 7.1.

Final Exam: Thursday May 8, 9:15 a.m., room 317 Goldsmith.

Review for Final Exam: Wednesday May 7, 12-1:30 p.m., room 317 Goldsmith.


Here are some final review problems to get you started on studying. This is a Microsoft Word file, binhexed. Download with your web browser, and decode using Stuffit or some such Macintosh utility. Please let me know if it works!
Last updated: April 23, 1997



Homework assignments:


Due date Section Page/Assignment
Jan. 30 4.1 102/2b,6,8,13d,14,18
108/12,13,21,30
Feb. 6 4.2

4.3
114/2bef,4b,5c
119/4,9

125/2cd, 4b,11,16,17
132/14,15
Feb. 13 5.1

5.3
148/7def,14,15,16

167/7,9,12cd,17
Feb. 20 5.4

6.1
174/4,7,8,11

190/4ab,5def,6,7,13,14,15,16
Feb. 27 6.2
205/2,5,6,8,9,10,18
210/3,4,9,11,12,13
March 12 (Weds.) 6.4 230/4,5,16,28,22

236/3,11,12,14a,16
March 20 6.4

6.5

7.1
230/14,15a,19

249/3,4,6

263/6,8,15,17,23
March 27 7.2

7.4
275/1bc,7,9,10

291/2,3,9,14,19
April 3 7.6

8.1
305/1cef

325/1de, 4,9,10,11,14ad,15,16
April 10 8.2

8.4
332/2

346/2bd,3,5,8,9,12,17
April 17 9.1

9.2
360/4,7,8,9,11

371/1,2,3ab,7,11,13cd,15,18
May 1 9.3

9.4
382/5,8,9,14,17ab,27

391/2b,3c,4,5,7b,10,12,13
May 5 Last HW! 9.5 401/2ab,7,9,12,13,14