**Lectures: **MW 6:40 - 8:00 PM Physics 111

**Lecturer: **Dr. Las Goonetilleke, lcg71@scarletmail.rutgers.edu

**Office Hours:** Mondays 11 - 12 and Wednesdays 10 -11 AM at Hill 101

**Recitations:**

Section 9 5:15 - 6:10 PM TIL-253

Section 10 6:55 - 7:50 PM TIL-103B

Section 11 8:25 - 9:20 PM TIL-103B

**Recitations Instructor: **Mr. Fei Qi, fq15@rutgers.edu

**Office Hours: TBD**

**General information:** We will be studying first- and second-order ordinary differential equations; introductory linear algebra, and systems of ordinary differential equations. Math 251 (CALC3) is a perquisite for this course.

**Text:** Elementary Differential Equations, Boyce & DiPrima, 10^{th} edition. (9^{th} edition is OK too)

**Homework: **Homework is collected and graded. HW from the previous week’s lectures will be due during Tuesday’s recitation. **(Schedule and HW list is available in the resources folder)**

**Quizzes: **There will be Quizzes during every recitation. No make-up quizzes, however the 3 lowest will be dropped.

**Maple Labs: **There will be 5 Maple labs. The first one will serve as a warm-up and will not be counted toward the course grades. They can be downloaded from Sakai

Maple labs are due 2 weeks after they are assigned. **Late submissions for Maple Labs will not be accepted.**

**Exams: ** There will be 2 mid-terms and a final. No make-ups except for verified medical reasons.

**Grading: **Exam-1: 20%, Exam-2: 20%, Final: 30%, Homework: 10%, Quizzes: 10%, Maple Labs: 10%

**Other**: No calculators allowed in exams or quizzes. You are expected to remember the standard integration techniques from calculus 1 and 2. (These will be reviewed during the first recitation).