Math 143 Sections 08 and 15
Calculus III
Dr. Dana Paquin
Winter 2014 Course Schedule






Date Quiz/Assignment Topics Covered Homework Problems
Monday

January 6

Introduction to Math 143

12.1: Sequences

Tuesday

January 7

Quiz 0 Due 12.1: Sequences

12.2: Series

12.1: 1-15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30, 33, 36, 39, 42, 45, 59, 61, 63, 67
Thursday

January 9

12.2: Series

Geometric Series assignment in class

Friday

January 10

12.2: Series 12.2: 1, 2, 9-29 odd, 33, 35, 37, 43, 47, 48, 55, 56
Monday

January 13

Geometric Series assignment due 12.3: The Integral Test 12.3: 2, 3-29 odd
Tuesday

January 14

Quiz 1 on 12.1, 12.2
Thursday

January 16

12.4: The Comparison Tests

Comparison Tests assignment in class

12.4: 1, 2, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30, 31, 37, 39, 43, 44, 46
Friday

January 17

12.5 : Alternating Series 12.5: 1-19 odd, 33
Monday

January 20

NO CLASS
Tuesday

January 21

Comparison Tests assignment due

Quiz 2 on 12.3, 12.4

12.5: Alternating Series Estimation Theorem 12.5: 23, 24, 28
Thursday

Jaunary 23

12.6: The Ratio and Root Tests
Friday

January 24

12.6: The Ratio and Root Tests 12.6: 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 16, 19, 22, 25, 29, 31
Monday

January 27

12.7 Assignment in class

12.7: Strategy for Testing Series

12.7: 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 16, 19, 22, 25, 28, 31, 34, 37
Tuesday

January 28

12.7 Strategy for Testing Series assignment due 12.8: Power Series 12.8: 3, 7, 8, 9, 15, 17, 18, 20, 23, 29, 30
Thursday

January 30

Review
Friday

January 31

Exam 1
Monday

February 3

12.9: Representations of Functions as Power Series 12.9: 4, 5, 7, 11
Tuesday

February 4

12.9: Representations of Functions as Power Series 12.9: 13, 15, 16, 18, 23, 25, 31, 38
Thursday

February 6

12.10: Taylor and Maclaurin Series 12.10: 1, 2, 4, 5-10, 15, 16, 29, 31, 33, 47, 50, 63, 65, 67
Friday

February 7

12.10: Taylor and Maclaurin Series

12.11: Applications of Taylor Polynomials

12.11: 5, 13, 19, 23
Monday

February 10

11.1: Curves Defined by Parametric Equations

Parametric Curves Plotter (choose Parametric in the drop-down menu)

11.1: 1-13 odd, 19, 24, 25, 28, 39
Tuesday

February 11

Quiz 3 on 12.9, 12.10, 12.11
Thursday

February 13

11.2: Calculus with Parametric Curves 11.2: 1-19 odd, 37, 39, 41, 48
Friday

February 14

11.3: Polar Coordinates

Polar Curves Plotter (choose Polar in the drop-down menu)

11.3: 1-49 every third, 56
Monday

February 17

NO CLASS
Tuesday

February 18

In-class assignment on 11.4 11.3: Tangents to Polar Curves

11.4: Areas and Lengths in Polar Coordinates

11.3: 57-67 odd, 69
Thursday

February 20

In-class assignment on 11.4 11.4: Areas and Lengths in Polar Coordinates
Friday

February 21

11.4 assignment due

Quiz 4 on 11.1, 11.2, 11.3

11.4: 1, 5-9, 12, 14, 23, 27, 29, 35, 45, 47
Monday

February 24

In-class assignment on 13.1, 13.2 13.1: Three-Dimensional Coordinate Systems

13.2: Vectors

13.1: 1, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 15, 16, 20, 23, 25, 29, 33, 36

13.2: 5, 7, 11, 13, 19, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 29

Tuesday

February 25

13.1, 13.2 assignment due 13.3: The Dot Product 13.3: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17, 23, 26, 27, 35, 39, 50
Thursday

February 27

Review
Friday

February 28

Exam 2
Monday

March 3

13.4: The Cross Product 13.4: 1-21 odd, 23, 25, 29, 33, 37, 45
Tuesday

March 4

13.5: Equations of Lines and Planes 13.5: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 20, 23, 26, 29, 32, 35, 38, 40, 45, 61, 69, 71
Thursday

March 6

13.5: Equations of Lines and Planes 13.5: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 20, 23, 26, 29, 32, 35, 38, 40, 45, 61, 69, 71
Friday

March 7

14.1: Vector Functions and Space Curves

14.2: Derivatives and Integrals of Vector Functions

14.1: 1, 5, 7, 9, 17, 19-24, 28, 42

14.2: 1, 3-39 every third

Monday

March 10

14.3: Arc Length 14.3: 1, 3, 11, 15
Tuesday

March 11

Quiz 5 on 13.3, 13.4, 13.5
Thursday

March 13

Extra-Credit Assignment on Curvature Due 14.4: Motion in Space: Velocity and Acceleration 14.4: 3-15 odd, 19-22, 23, 25, 27
Friday

March 14

Review


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