Advanced Calculus for Engineers
[Math 421](Sections 1 and 2), Fall 2014 (Rutgers U. (NB))
http://sites.math.rutgers.edu/~zeilberg/math421_14.html
Last Update: Jan. 6, 2015

Text: "Advanced ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS", any edition,
by Dennis G. Zill and Warren S. Wright (publisher: Jones and Bartlett).
[Recommended but not required, we will use lecture notes and internet links]

Teacher:
Dr. Doron ZEILBERGER ("Dr. Z") .

Email:
zeilberg at math dot rutgers dot edu (MUST have Calc5Rocks in the subject!)
 Place and Time:

Section 1:
SEC
212, MTh, period 2 (10:20am11:40am).
 Section 2:
SEC
216, MTh, period 3 (12:001:20pm).

Free Tutoring: Mondays (except 12/8/14), Frelinghuysen Hall (FH) (CAC(!)), Room B4, 4:455:45pm

Additional Office Hour: Thursdays 2:003:00pm, Hill 704

Dr. Z.'s Class Policy

cheatsheet,
that you may use in exams and quizzes.

Answers to the homework problems(when applicable)
Lecture Schedule [and Homework]

Thur. Sept. 4: Review of Calcs 14
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Mon. Sept. 8:
Lecture 0;
section 16.1;
homework 0
(due 9/18/14)
recommended reading: scholarpedia
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Sept. 11:
Lecture 1;
section 4.1;
homework 1
(due 9/18/14)
recommended reading for lectures 16:
wiki
Professor Bumby's essay
Table of Laplace Transforms
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Mon. Sept. 15:
Lecture 2;
section 4.2;
homework 2
(due 9/25/14)
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thu. Sept. 18:
Lecture 3;
section 4.3;
homework 3
(due 9/25/14)
[Quiz 1 on Lectures 0 and 1]
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 1 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz1 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 1 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 1 for section 2

Mon. Sept. 22:
Lecture 4;
section 4.4;
homework 4
(due 10/2/14)
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Sept. 25: [Guest Lecturer: Mr. Matthew Russell];
Lecture 5;
section 4.5 ;
homework 5
(due 10/2/14) [Quiz 2, on Lectures 2 and 3]
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 2 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz2 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 2 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 2 for section 2

Mon. Sept. 29:
Lecture 6;
section 4.6 ;
homework 6
(due 10/9/14)
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Oct. 2:
Linear Algebra refresher;
LA homework (due 10/9/14)
[Quiz 3, on Lectures 4 and 5]
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 3 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz3 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 3 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 3 for section 2

Mon. Oct. 6:
Lecture 7;
section 12.1 ;
homework 7
(due 10/16/14)
recommended reading: mathworld
wiki
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Oct. 9: Midterm Exam 1 (On Lectures 06 and Linear Algebra lecture)
Here is the
Exam 1 for Section 1, and are the
solutions to Exam 1 for Section 1
Here is the
Exam 1 for Section 2, and are the
solutions to Exam 1 for Section 2
Added Oct. 13, 2014: Those who didn't do as well as they should have in Exam 1, are welcome to join the
Second Chance Club for Exam 1

Mon. Oct. 13:
Lecture 8;
section 12.2 ;
homework 8
(due 10/23/14)
recommended reading: mathworld
wiki
Prof. Bumby's essay
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Oct. 16:
Lecture 9;
section 12.3 ;
homework 9
(due 10/23/14)
[Quiz 4, on Lecture 7]
recommended reading: mathworld1
mathworld2
sosmath
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 4 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz4 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 4 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 4 for section 2

Mon. Oct. 20:
Lecture 10;
section 12.4 ;
homework 10
(due 10/30/14)
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Oct. 23:
Lecture 11;
section 12.5 ;
homework 11
(due 10/30/14)
[Quiz 5, on Lectures 8 and 9]
recommended reading:
mathworld
wiki
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 5 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz 5 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 5 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 5 for section 2

Mon. Oct. 27:
Lecture 12;
section 12.6 ;
homework 12
(due 11/6/14)
recommended reading:
wiki
mathworld
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Oct. 30:
Lecture 13;
section 13.1 ;
homework 13
(due 11/6/14)
[Quiz 6, on Lectures 10 and 11]
recommended reading:
wiki1
mathworld
wiki2
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 6 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz 6 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 6 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 6 for section 2

Mon. Nov. 3:
Lecture 14;
section 13.2 ;
homework 14
(due 11/13/14)
recommended reading:
wiki1
wiki2
wiki3
mathworld1
mathworld2
mathworld3
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Nov.6:
Lecture 15;
section 13.3 ;
homework 15
(due 11/13/14)
[Quiz 7, on Lectures 12 and 13]
recommended reading: wiki
mathworld
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 7 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz 7 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 7 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 7 for section 2

Mon. Nov. 10:
Lecture 16;
section 13.4 ;
homework 16
(due 11/20/14)
recommended reading: wiki
mathworld
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Nov. 13:
Lecture 17;
section 13.5 ;
homework 17
(due 11/20/14)
[Quiz 8, on Lectures 14 and 15]
recommended reading: wiki
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 8 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz 8 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 8 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 8 for section 2

Mon. Nov. 17:
Lecture 18;
section 14.1 ;
homework 18
(due 11/25/14 [ note adjusted due date])
recommended reading: mit
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.

Thur. Nov. 20:
Dr. Z.'s Amazing method for solving BVPs;
[Quiz 9, on Lectures 16 and 17]
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 9 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz 9 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 9 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 9 for section 2

Mon. Nov. 24: Review

Tue. Nov. 25: Midterm Exam 2 (on Lectures 118 with
emphasis on Lectures 718)
Here is the
Exam 2 for Section 1, and are the
solutions to Exam 2 for Section 1
Here is the
Exam 2 for Section 2, and are the
solutions to Exam 2 for Section 2

Thur. Nov. 27: No Class (Thanksgiving)

Mon. Dec. 1:
Lecture 19;
section 15.2 ;
homework 19
(due 12/11/14, but checked at the Final)
recommended reading: M.M.Yovanocich
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Added Dec. 1, 2014: Everyone who wants to is welcome to join the
Second Chance Club for Exam2.

Thur. Dec. 4:
Lecture 20;
section 15.3 ;
homework 20
(due 12/11/14, but checked at the Final)
[Quiz 10, on Lecture 18]
Here is the attendance quiz
and here are the full solutions.
Here is the
real quiz 10 for section 1, and are the
solutions to quiz 10 for section 1
Here is the
real quiz 10 for section 2, and are the
solutions to quiz 10 for section 2

Mon. Dec. 8 (guest lecturer: Professor Avy Soffer):
Lecture 21;
section 15.4 ;
homework 21
(due 12/11/14, but checked at the Final)
recommended reading: wiki
mathworld

Wed. Dec. 10: FH A5 from 240pm  420pm, Review Clinic, mandatory for members of SCC2, but open to everyone.

Thur. Dec. 11: Marathon Review: 8:4012:50pm, HLL 116. Recommended to everyone but mandatory to members of SCC2
The Art of Checking Tutorial and Worksheet
Here is the
Basic Skills SCC2 test, and are the
solutions to Basic Skills SCC2 test.
Final Exams
Added Dec. 23, 2014: Here are list of top scorers who scored more than 190 (out of 200)

Section 1:
 Brandon Wagner: 200
 Christopher Grud: 198
 Brian Kowalski: 198
 Christopher Nazareno: 198
 Robert Mackinney: 196
 Katherine Marino: 196
 Yianni Frangos: 194
 Angelo Gulo: 193
 Parth Patel: 192

Section 2:
 Himanshu Katta: 200
 Xia Lu: 200
 Kieran Kemmerer: 198
 Yihuan He: 196
 Malaav Trivedi: 196
 Hanbo Yang: 195
 Benjamin Ratzersdorfer: 194
 Daniel Hillman: 192
 Shivam Patel: 192
 Charlene Vance: 192
Added Jan. 6, 2015: Here are the students' evaluations:
section 1
section 2