Math 2415, Fall 2019

Rabin Dahal, Changsong Li, and John Zweck

Course Materials

Syllabus [pdf]
Teaching Assistants Contact Information and Office Hours
Schedule, Homework, and Other Assessment
Math 2415 Learning Outcomes
Paper Homework (PHW) Cover Sheet
Example of filled-in PHW cover sheet
Past Exams

Lecture Notes [Zweck]

Surface Sketching Primer [large pdf file]
Surface Sketching Exercises

Diagnostic Exercises Solutions to Questions 1-7 (pdf)
Diagnostic Exercises: Solutions to Question 8 (pdf)

Active Learning of Mathematical Concepts

Conceptual Learning: Senses, Emotions, and Math [pdf]
Active Learning in MATH 2415 [pdf]

Active Learning Projects with 3D Printed Models

Project Web Page: 3D Printed Models for Multivariable Calculus

PLTL Program

This semester we have a Peer-Led Team-Learning (PLTL) program for Math 2415.

PLTL Pre-registration flyer

Important Dates:

If students are unsure whether they pre-registered or not, they are always welcome to submit the form again. If they submit multiple pre-registration forms, only the LAST/FINAL form counts.

Registration Instructions for Students To register, log into Coursebook at the time designated in your pre-registration email (will be sent out before Wednesday, August 21) or on Friday at 11am. When you go to the My Classes tab in Coursebook, make sure you are on the right semester from the drop-down menu. Once there, click on the class you want to register for. Once that drops down, select the events tab. That will list all the session options. Click register to enroll in the one you want to be a part of. If there is still an issue, try a different internet browser.

Waitlist Information If the student sees no available seats that fit with their schedule, they are welcome to be added to the waitlist. They must email ALL the session times they are able to attend and for which subject to and they will be added to the waitlist.

Exam Information

Exam One

Exam Two

Final Exam

WebAssign Enrollment and Access Instructions

The first WebAssign homework sets are due on Wednesday August 28th at 11:59pm.

WebAssign Policies and Advice

Brushing Up on Single Variable Calculus

If you need to brush up on your single variable calculus, here are the sections Stewart's "Calculus (Early Transcendentals)" Edition 7E that we rely on in Math 2415. Starred sections are especially important.

2.1, 2.7, 2.8, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4**, 3.10, 4.1, 4.3, 4.5, 4.7, 4.9, 5.1-5.4, 5.5**, 6.1, 6.2, 7.1

The material from Chapter 5,6,7 is used in Math 2415 Chapters 15, 16.

The material from Chapter 4,5,6 is used in Math 2415 Chapters 14, 15.