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MA 226 - Spring 2018


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Homework: Homework is due at the beginning of lecture on the date listed below. Please write your name and your discussion section on all homework. Write sentences indicating your reasoning for all problems.

Due Date Homework Problems
January 23, 2018 Section 1.1 - 1,2,3,4,7,12
January 30, 2018 Section 1.1 - 8,13,16,22, Section 1.2 - 1,2,5,6,8,9,26,29,32
February 6, 2018 Section 1.3 - 1,3,6,8,9,13, Section 1.4 - 2,4,6,8,12,16
February 13, 2018 Section 1.5 - 3,9,11, Section 1.6 - 2,4,8,9,29,30,35,39
February 22, 2018 Section 1.7 - 1,11,15, Section 1.8 - 4,5,12,20, Section 1.9 - 2,4,23
Midterm Exam February 22, 2018 - covers chapters 1.1-1.9
March 15**, 2018 Section 2.1 - 2,6,7,15,19,24, Section 2.2 - 1,2,3,7,10,11,13
March 20, 2018 Section 2.3 - 2,3,7, Section 2.4 - 1,2,7,13, Section 2.5 - 6,7,8*
March 27, 2018 Section 3.1 - 5,10,11,16,17,24,26,28
April 3, 2018 Section 3.2 - 2,4,7,11,20 Section 3.3 2,4,7,11,19
April 10, 2018 Section 3.4 - 2,3,4,11,26 Section 3.5 5,6,10,17,18
Midterm Exam April 12, 2018 - covers chapters 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.6
April 24, 2018 Section 4.1 - 2,4,5,13,20,31 Section 4.2 - 2,3,5,11,14,19
May 1, 2018 Section 6.1 - 1,4,9,12,17,24, Section 6.2 - 4,9,10
Final Exam May 8, 2018 9:00am-11:00am
**SNOW DAY! NO CLASS MARCH 13.
*Solve the Euler's method problems in Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets.

The Final Exam will be on May 8, 2018 from 9:00am-11:00am in STO B50. Notice that this is 30 minutes earlier than when our lectures started. The exam will cover the material from
chapters 1.1-1.9,2.1-2.5,3.1-3.6,4.1-4.3, and 6.1-6.3.
The formulas from page 626 of the textbook will be included in your exam packet.


Exam practice recommendations (from textbook):
     Chapter 1 Review Exercises 21-29,30-39,41,42,46,49
     Chapter 1.7 Exercises 1-6,7-10,11,13,15
     Chapter 2 Review Exercises 6,12,13,15,31,34,36,
     Chapter 3 Review Exercises 19,21,23-32
     Chapter 4 Review Exercises 2,3,15-22,23,24-27(part a)
     Chapter 6 Review Exercises 1,2,3,4,5,6,11(you can use the table),18-23,24-25,26-28

Midterm 1 Solutions
Midterm 2 Solutions