3C5 David Rittenhouse Lab

(215)898-6285

robim at math (dot) upenn {dot} edu

Office hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 11 am until noon, or by appointment (please contact me 24 hours in advance to make arrangements)

My research website http://www.drmichaelrobinson.net/

Feel free to contact me with any questions (course-related or not)

Homework assignments

Course schedule

Information about exams

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Course policies

The course textbook is Thomas *Calculus: Early Transcendentals, Custom Edition for the University of Pennsylvania* Pearson 2011.

Homework 1, due September 13: Required: (5.6) 50, 58, (6.1) 6, 18, 38, suggested: (6.1) 4, 11, 15, 22, 37, 45, 51, 57, 61, 63

Homework 2, due September 20: Required: (6.2) 16, 40 (6.3) 22, 32, suggested: (6.2) 7, 23, 29, 46 (6.3) 11, 19, 27, 29 (6.4) 5, 9, 14, 21, 27, 30, 32.

Homework 3, due September 27: Required: (6.4) 14 (6.6) 10, 30, 44 suggested: (6.6) 15, 19, 23, 34, 37

Homework 4, due October 4: Required: (8.1) 4, 10, 34, 56, 68, suggested: (8.1) 3, 21, 25, 33, 51, 54, 60, 61, 67

Homework 5, due October 13: Required: (8.2) 2, 10, 40 (8.3) 10, 50, suggested: (8.2) 1, 19, 24, 33, 44, 51, 64, 70, 74 (8.3) 8, 29, 15, 35, 49, 53, 58(

Homework 6, due October 18: Required: (8.4) 2, 18, 34, 40, 60, suggested: (8.4) 1, 13, 21, 39, 53, (8.5, for additional practice) 3, 27, 43, 52, 58, 62, 64.

Homework 7, due October 25: Required: (8.6) 2, 20, 34 (8.7) 14, 66, (supplement) 10, 34, suggested: (8.6) 1, 13, 25, 27, 28, 31, 36 (8.7) 5, 51, 36, 55, 67, 74, 77, (supplement) 16, 23, 24, 27, 43, 51.

Homework 8, due November 1: Required: (10.1) 8, 32 (10.2) 14, 38, 50, suggested: (10.1) 1, 7, 15, 27, 46, 91, 99, 101, 104, 106, 121, 133, 134 (10.2) 1, 9, 17, 20, 36, 41, 52, 69, 79, 91, 94.

Homework 9, due November 8: Required: (10.3) 14, 40, (10.4) 16 (10.5) 28, suggested: (10.3) 5, 20, 41, 47, 50, 55, 57 (10.4) 1, 9, 17, 46, 59, 63 (10.5) 3, 11, 20, 45, 57, 65.

Homework 10, due November 15: Required: (10.6) 10, 44 (10.7) 10, 34, 52, suggested: (10.6) 9, 15, 37, 42, 49, 54 (10.7) 1, 19, 37, 42, 49, 54

Homework 11, due November 22: Required: (10.8) 4, 22 (10.9) 14, 36, suggested: (10.8) 3, 15, 26, 41 (10.9) 1, 11, 29, 40, 47, 52 (10.10) 3, 15, 23, 27, 33, 41, 55, 59, 65, 67

Homework 12, due December 6: Required: (9.1) 8, 12 (9.2) 4, 16, 22, suggested: (9.1) 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 12, 29, 35, 39 (9.2) 1, 15, 23, 26, 27, 29 (9.3) 1, 4, 13, 16 (7.2) 3, 9, 23, 26, 29, 34, 37, 44, 46

Below is a listing of sections of the textbook sections planned for each lecture day.

September 13: Computing volumes (Section 6.1-6.2)

September 15: Arc length (Section 6.3)

September 20: Surface area of revolution (Section 6.4)

September 22: Probability and Centroids (Section 6.6)

September 27:

October 4: Trigonometric integrals (Section 8.2-8.3)

October 6: Partial fractions (Section 8.4)

October 13: Numerical integration (Section 8.6)

October 18: Improper integrals (Section 8.7)

October 20: Probability (Supplemental section)

October 25:

November 1: Convergence tests, (Section 10.3-10.4)

November 3: More Convergence tests (Section 10.4-10.5)

November 8: Alternating series, conditional convergence (Section 10.6)

November 10: Power series (Section 10.7)

November 15: Taylor expansions (Section 10.8)

November 17: More Taylor expansions (Section 10.9)

November 22: Even more Taylor expansions (Section 10.10)

November 29:

December 6: Applications of differential equations (Section 7.2 and 9.3)

December 8: Review for the final

Final exam: December 14, 9am-11am, location TBD

Academic calendar

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Official course information

Old MATH 104 exams

Math department help

Late homeworks are not accepted without a University-approved excuse.

10% Recitation quizzes

20% Homework

40% Midterm exams (each has the same weight)

30% Final exam