Math 2130 (Calc 3) Spring 2017

Meeting Times

Lecture MWF 1:25pm-2:15pm Malott 253
Discussion 1 TR 9:05am-9:55am Rockefeller 112
Discussion 2 TR 10:10am-11:00am Rockefeller 105

Office hours

Dr. Tom Kern trk43@cornell.edu Mon 2:30pm-3:30pm Malott 402
Tue 2pm-3pm Malott 402
Iian Smythe ismythe@math.cornell.edu Tue 1pm-2pm Malott 218
Wed 2:30pm-3:30pm Malott 218

Final Exam

The final exam will be on Wednesday, May 17th from 2:00-4:30 in Malott 251. More information will be posted as we get closer to the exam.
Practice final ( Solutions )
You will be allowed to bring as many reference sheets for the exam as you like, provided: Unlike previous exams, the final exam will contain multipart questions.
Exams from previous terms are available here. Note that some classes use different notation and covered different material from ours.
Many exam solutions have been lost to the mists of time. You are encouraged to discuss solutions on Piazza. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Prelim 1: Spring '13 , Spring '14 ( Solutions ), Spring '15 ( Solutions 1 Solutions 2 )
Prelim 2: Spring '13 , Spring '14 ( Solutions ), Spring '15 ( Solutions 1 )
Prelim 3: Spring '13 , Spring '14
Final: Spring '13 , Spring '14 , Spring '15

Resources

Textbook: W. McCallum et al., Calculus: Multivariable, 6th Edition.
This course has a discussion forum! Free tutoring is available at the Math Support Center (Malott 256).

Homework

Homework is due in section on Thursdays.
You may be penalized if your homework does not meet presentability guidelines.
Homework Due Covers Solutions
Homework 1 02/02 12.1-12.5 Homework 1
Homework 2 02/09 13.1-13.4 Homework 2
Homework 3 02/16 17.1-17.2, 14.1-14.2 Homework 3
Homework 4 02/23 14.3-14.5 Homework 4
Homework 5 03/02 14.6-14.7 Homework 5
Homework 6 03/09 15.1-15.3 Homework 6
Homework 7 03/16 16.1-16.3 Homework 7
Homework 8 03/23 16.4-16.5 Homework 8
Homework 9 03/30 17.2-17.4 Homework 9
Homework 10 04/13 18.1-18.3 Homework 10
Homework 11 04/20 18.4 Homework 11
Homework 12 04/27 19.3,21.1 Homework 12
Homework 13 05/04 19.1-19.4,21.3 Homework 13
Homework 14 05/09 20.1-20.3,21.2 Homework 14

Grade Breakdown

Your lowest homework and workshop grades will be dropped.
If you miss any further graded material due to prioritizing your health (physical and mental) over class, please let me know by email (trk43@cornell.edu). I will attempt to make sure you are not penalized for it.

Course Schedule and Reading

We will be reviewing materials from sections in the book on the days indicated. Please have read the marked sections prior to attending lecture. Schedule is subject to change.
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
01/25/17 01/26/17 01/27/17 01/28/17
First Day of Class
-Notecards
-Calc 1 Review
Workshop:
Prerequisites Review
Solutions
12.1, 12.2
-Visualizing Functions
of Two Variables
-Symmetries
01/29/17 01/30/17 01/31/17 02/01/17 02/02/17 02/03/17 02/04/17
12.3, 12.4, 12.5
-Contour Diagrams
-Planes as Graphs
-Visualizing Functions
of Three Variables
Review 13.1, 13.2
-Vectors
Workshop:
Tetrahedra
Solutions
13.3, 13.4
-Dot and Cross Products
02/05/17 02/06/17 02/07/17 02/08/17 02/09/17 02/10/17 02/11/17
13.3, 13.4
-Dot and Cross Products
Workshop:
Tetrahedra II
Solutions
17.1
-Parameterization
Review 17.2
-Velocity and Acceleration
-Circular and Linear Motion
(Skip Curve Length)
02/12/17 02/13/17 02/14/17 02/15/17 02/16/17 02/17/17 02/18/17
14.1, 14.2
-Partial Derivatives
Workshop:
Shadows
Solutions
14.3
-Tangent Planes
-Linear Approximation
Workshop:
Sensitivity
Solutions
14.4, 14.5
-Directional Derivatives
-Gradients
02/19/17 02/20/17 02/21/17 02/22/17 02/23/17 02/24/17 02/25/17
Feb. Break Feb. Break 14.6
-Chain Rule
Workshop:
Wave + Heat Equation
Solutions
14.7
-Second Order Partials
02/26/17 02/27/17 02/28/17 03/01/17 03/02/17 03/03/17 03/04/17
15.1,
-Local Optimization
Prelim 1 Review Prelim 1 (In Class)
Solutions
Workshop:
Linear Regression
Solutions
15.2
-Global Optimization
03/05/17 03/06/17 03/07/17 03/08/17 03/09/17 03/10/17 03/11/17
15.3
-Constrained Optimization
Review 16.2,16.1
-Riemann Double Integral
-Iterated Integrals
Review 16.3
-Triple Integrals
03/12/17 03/13/17 03/14/17 03/15/17 03/16/17 03/17/17 03/18/17
16.4
-Polar Integration
Review Snow Day Review 16.5
-Cylindrical and
Spherical Integration
03/19/17 03/20/17 03/21/17 03/22/17 03/23/17 03/24/17 03/25/17
Review 17.1, 17.2
-Parameterized Curves
Workshop:
Orbitals
Solutions
Bonus: Scalar Line Integrals Review 17.3, 17.4
-Vector Fields
-Vector Field Flow
03/26/17 03/27/17 03/28/17 03/29/17 03/30/17 03/31/17 04/01/17
18.1, 18.2
-Line Integrals
Review 18.3
-Path Independence
Workshop:
Gravity
19.3, 20.1
-Divergence
-Curl
04/02/17 04/03/17 04/04/17 04/05/17 04/06/17 04/07/17 04/08/17
Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break
04/09/17 04/10/17 04/11/17 04/12/17 04/13/17 04/14/17 04/15/17
Practice Prelim 2
Solutions
Prelim 2 Review Prelim 2
Solutions
Workshop: Jigsaw Puzzles 18.4
-Green's Theorem
04/16/17 04/17/17 04/18/17 04/19/17 04/20/17 04/21/17 04/22/17
19.3
-Divergence
Bonus: Divergence Theorem
in 2 Dimensions
Review 21.1
-Parameterizing Surfaces
Review Bonus: Scalar Surface Integrals
04/23/17 04/24/17 04/25/17 04/26/17 04/27/17 04/28/17 04/29/17
19.1, 19.2, 21.3
-Flux
Review 19.1, 19.2, 21.3
-Flux
Workshop:
Gravity in a Hollow Sphere I
19.3, 19.4
-Divergence Theorem
04/30/17 05/01/17 05/02/17 05/03/17 05/04/17 05/05/17 05/06/17
20.1, 20.2
-Stokes' Theorem
Review 21.2
-Jacobians
Workshop:
Gravity in a Hollow Sphere II
20.3
-Fundamental Theorems
05/07/17 05/08/17 05/09/17 05/10/17
Review Final Exam Review Review