MATH 277 (Winter 2020)
"Multivariable Calculus for Engineers and Scientists"
Course Outline
Instructor:
Anatoliy Swishchuk
E-mail: aswish@ucalgary.ca
Office: MS552
Tel.: (403) 220-3274
Office Hours:
M:11:00am-12:00pm

Place:  CHC 119
(Craigie Hall C (University Theatre))

Lectures Schedule

Tuesday
Thursday
12:30pm-1:45pm (75 minutes), CHC 119
 
12:30pm-1:45pm (75 minutes), CHC 119
 

Lab Sections:
B10: W 17:00-18:15 (ST 139); 
B11: R 17:00-18:15 (ICT 114);
B12: R 17:00-18:15 (ICT 116)


Syllabus in Brief:
1) Vector Functions
2) Partial Differentiation
3) Applications of Partial Derivatives
4) Multiple Integration

 Important Class Dates:
First Day of Class: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 12:30pm, CHC 119
Midterm: Out of Class, Saturday, March 07, 2016: 2:30-4:00pm (Place: ST 148)
Final Exam:
Monday, April 20, 2020: 3:30pm-5:30pm; Room-TBA
Last Day of Class: Tue, April 14, 2020, 12:30pm, CHC 119

Recommended text: 
          Calculus, A Complete Course, 9th Ed., by R.A. Adams and C. Essex, Pearson Education Canada-sold in the University Bookstore

Course Information Sheet
(with course outline, grading system, calendar, notes, attentions, physician/counsellor form, etc.)

Course Web Page:
The current official syllabus for this course is available in the wall pockets across from MS 476 and
on the webpage at www.math.ucalgary.ca Course Listing-Undergraduate.
There is also a web page for this course which contains the course outline, tentative course schedule,  grading scheme, important class dates, etc.
Announcements made in class will be posted there (see end of this web-page). The address of this web page is: http://people.ucalgary.ca/~aswish/math277Winter2020.html/

Class work:
In-class lectures with typical examples

Grading scheme (Course Evaluation):

Assignments (4): 20%
Online using MathXL
Midterm (1): 30%
Out of Class: Saturday, March 07, 2020: 2:30-4:00pm (Place: ST 148)
Final Exam:  50 %
Scheduled by Registrar: Monday, April 20, 2020: 3:30pm-5:30pm; Room-TBA


Tentative Lectures Schedule for MATH 277
Month
Days
Tuesday/Thursday
Jan
14/16
Lec1/2: Vector Functions (VF), Ch 11:
-Vector Functions of One Variable, 11.1;

-Some Applications of Vector Differentiation (Motion), 11.2;

-Curves and Parametrization, 11.3; Pictures.                                                         NO LABS this WEEK!
Jan
21/23
Lec3/4:  VF, Ch11:
-Curves and Parametrization, 11.3;

-Curvature and Torsion, 11.4 (use General Parametrization);

-Curvature and Torsion for General Parametrization, 11.5; Pictures                                LAB 1
Jan
28/30
Lec5/6: VF, Ch11, and Partial Differentiation (PD), Ch12:
-Curvature and Torsion for General Parametrization, 11.5 SummaryCurvesIn3D
-PD, Ch12: Functions of Several Variables, 12.1 GraphPictureas                                       LAB 2
Feb
4/6
Lec7/8: PD, Ch12:
-Quadric Surfaces, 10.5; Partial Derivatives, 12.3;
QuadricSurfacesPictures
PicturesL7
-Higher Order Derivatives, 12.4
PartialDeriavtivesPic
Online Assignment 1 is due on Sunday, Feb 09 (11:59pm)                                  LAB 3
Feb
11/13
Lec9/10: PD, Ch12:
-The Chain Rule, 12.5; TheChainRulePic
-Linear Approximation, Differentiability and Differentials,
12.6 (Linearization and Differentials) LinearApproxPic                                                                                                                      LAB 4
Feb
17-21
Reading Week-No Classes
Feb
25/27
Lec11/12: PD, Ch12:
-Gradient and Directional Derivatives, 12.7; DirDerivativePic
-Implicit Functions, 12.8
Online Assignment 2 is due on Sunday, Mar 01 (11:59pm)                                          LAB 5
Mar
3/5
Lec13/14: PD, Ch12:
-Multiple Integration (MI), Ch14: Double Integrals, 14.1;
-Iteration of Double Integrals in Cartesian Coordinates, 14.2;                                            LAB 6          
MIDTERM TEST (Sat, Mar 7): 2:30pm-4:00pm; Place-ST 148

Mar
10/12
Lec15/16: Multiple Integration (MI), Ch14:
-Improper Integrals and a Mean Value Theorem, 14.3;
-Double Integrals in Polar Coordinates, 14.4;
-Triple Integrals, 14.5                                                                                                               LAB 7
Mar
17/19
Lec17/18: MI, Ch14:
-Triple Integrals, 14.5;
-Change of Variables in Triple Integrals, 14.6                                                                       LAB 8
Mar
24/26
Lec19/20: MI, Ch14:
-Change of Variables in Triple Integrals, 14.6;
-Applications of Multiple Integrals, 14.7 (2D or 3D Moments and Centre of Mass)         LAB 9

Online Assignment 3 is due on Sunday, Mar 29 (11:59pm)
Mar-Apr
31/2
Lec21/22: MI, Ch14 and Applications of Partial Dertivatives (APD), Ch13:
-Applications of Multiple Integrals, 14.7 (2D or 3D Moments and Centre of Mass);        LAB 10
-Extreme Values, 13.1
Apr
7/9
Lec23/24: Application of Partial Derivatives
(Extreme Values and Lagrange Multipliers), Ch13:

-Extreme Values of Functions Defined on Restricted Domains, 13.2;
-Lagrange Multipliers, 13.3                                                                                                     LAB 11

Apr
14
Lec25: Application of Partial Derivatives
(Extreme Values and Lagrange Multipliers)
, Ch13:

-Lagrange Multipliers, 13.3
Online Assignment 4 is due on Friday, April 17 (11:59pm)                                LAB 12

Announcements: 

Final Exam:
Monday, April 20, 2020: 3:30pm-5:30pm; Room-TBA

Midterm (Out of Class): Saturday, March 07, 2020: 2:30-4:00pm,
Place: ST 148

MDTSampleScantron
MDTReviewProblems
MDTFormulaSheet
ScantronSheet


Assignments:
Online using MathXL (www.mathxl.com)
Labs available on d2l.ucalgary.ca


 
MATH 277 Weekly Lab Problems and Review Sheet with solutions are available at: d2l.ucalgary.ca
MATH 277 Course Announcements will be available at: d2l.ucalgary.ca

This page was updated on March 2,  2020.