# Engineering Mathematics III

## Monday, Wednesday & Friday 11:30-12:20 HELD 113

http://www.math.tamu.edu/~map/courses/251-sp11/

### Final Exam, Wednesday, May 11 (10:30AM-12:30PM, HELD 113)

• Covers the following sections in Stewart:
• Chapter 11: 11.1-11.8
• Chapter 12: 12.1-12.8
• Chapter 13: 13.1-13.6, 13.8-13.10
• Chapter 14: 14.1-14.9
• Exam Format:
• 15 multiple choice problems: 4 from each of Chapters 11, 12, & 13; 3 from Chapter 14
• 3 written problems: all from Chapter 14
• Chapter 14 Sample Problems, Answers
• These problems are only from Chapter 14 and do not cover the entire semester. As usual, they are meant mainly to give you an idea of what types of questions can be asked about problems from Chapter 14, and they do not exhaust every possible type of question on these topics. For sample problems on prior material, see previous sample exams.
• Also see Sample exams at http://www.math.tamu.edu/courses/math251/oldexams/

### Course Description:

 This is a course in vector calculus. Topics include functions of severable variables, partial derivatives, gradient, multiple integration, Green's and Stokes' theorems. Credit will not be given for more than one of MATH 221, 251, and 253.

### Course Information:

 Instructor: Dr. Matthew Papanikolas Office Hours: Mon. & Wed. 3:00-4:30; also by appointment Office: 321 Milner Office Phone: 845-1615 E-mail: map@math.tamu.edu Textbook: The required textbook is Calclus, Early Vectors, by James Stewart, Thomson Brooks/Cole, 1999, ISBN 0-534-49348-3. Course Syllabus: The course covers most of chapters 11-14. See below for a detailed weekly syllabus. Calculators: Use of calculators on homework is perfectly acceptable. However, calculators will not be permitted on exams. Prerequisites: Math 152 (second semester calculus) or equivalent. Course Webpage: http://www.math.tamu.edu/~map/courses/251-sp11/

### Homework:

 WebAssign On-line Homework: There will be weekly on-line homework assignments on WebAssign, which are a required part of the class. No late homework will be accepted for any reason. However, the three lowest homework scores will be dropped at the end of the semester before computing your homework average. For more information regarding online homework visit http://www.math.tamu.edu/courses/eHomework/. Suggested Problems from Stewart: These problems are recommended for students to study course material more thoroughly and to see additional types problems that may be on exams. These problems can be found here: http://www.math.tamu.edu/courses/math251/currenthw.html

### Exam Schedule:

 There will be 2 in-class exams during the semester, as well as a cumulative final exam. The dates and times are listed below.

Exam 1

Exam 2

Final Exam

Date/Time

Feb. 23 (Wed.)
11:30AM-12:20PM

Apr. 6 (Wed.)
11:30AM-12:20PM

May 11 (Wed.)
10:30AM-12:30PM

Location

HELD 113

HELD 113

HELD 113

Component

Points

On-line Homework

10%

Exam 1

27.5%

Exam 2

27.5%

Final Exam

35%

 The following grade distribution will be used in determining final course grades:

Percentage of Total Points

A

90.0%-100.0%

B

80.0%-89.9%

C

70.0%-79.9%

D

60.0%-69.9%

F

0.0%-59.9%

### Help Sessions:

 This semester Help Sessions for Math 221/251 are available five nights per week at the following times and locations: Sunday-Thursday, 8:00-10:00pm, BLOC 148 Please stop by if you have questions about homework or course material. Also see for additional information.

### Detailed Syllabus:

We will use the following schedule for lectures, covering material out of the given sections of Stewart. We will adhere to this schedule as closely as possible, though changes may be necessary as the semester progresses.

 Week 1 (1/19-1/21): Sections 11.1-11.3 Week 2 (1/24-1/28): Sections 11.4-11.6 Week 3 (1/31-2/4): Sections 11.7-11.8, 12.1 Week 4 (2/7-2/11): Sections 12.2-12.5 Week 5 (2/14-2/18): Sections 12.6-12.8 Week 6 (2/21-2/25): Exam 1 on Wed. 2/23; Section 13.1 Week 7 (2/28-3/4): Sections 13.2-13.5 Week 8 (3/7-3/11): Sections 13.6, 13.8 Week 9 (3/21-3/25): Sections 13.9-13.11 Week 10 (3/28-4/1): Sections 14.1-14.3 Week 11 (4/4-4/8): Exam 2 on 4/6; Section 14.4 Week 12 (4/11-4/15): Sections 14.5-14.6 Week 13 (4/18-4/20): Section 14.7-14.8 Week 14 (4/25-4/29): Section 14.9 Week 15 (5/2-5/3): Review Wed., 5/11, 10:30-12:30: Final Exam