## MATH B17-0 SEQUENCES AND SERIES/LINEAR ALGEBRA

Miguel A. Lerma - Spring 1999

Section 61

LUNT 105 MWF 12:00 noon
TECH M166 TH 12:00 noon
TECH L158 TH 12:00 noon

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FINAL EXAM
Wednesday, June 9, 1999, 12:00 noon-2:00 pm
Lunt 105

(Some question may have more than one
right answer although only one is shown.)

## Last News

• Tuesday, June 8, 1999

• 5:00-7:00 pm - Review Session - Lena.

• Wednesday, June 9, 1999

• 12:00 noon-2:00 pm - Final Exam, Lunt 105.

## Teachers

Instructor Teaching Assistant Teaching Assistant
Name Miguel A. Lerma Nicholas M. Kreisle Lena Vaynberg
Office Lunt 203 Andersen Hall 138 Lunt B10
Phone 1-8020 1-8250 1-1956
E-mail mlerma@math.nwu.edu n-kreisle@nwu.edu lena@math.nwu.edu
Office Hours By appointment Tue 12-1, Wed 2-4 Tue 11-12:30, F 2-3:30
Teaching in Lunt 105 Tech M166 Tech L158

## Lectures and Homework Assignments

Note: The homework is always immediately due, which means that it may be the subject of the quiz of the next discussion session. The Maple Worksheets (denoted as "WS") will be collected on the indicated due date.

Lect. Date Subject Sections Assignment
1 Mon 3/29 Sequences 11.1, 11.2 in E&P Problems: 11.2: 9-42, 54, 56.
2 Wed 3/31 Series 11.3 Problems: 11.3: 1-37, 49, 50, 64.
Maple Worksheet: WS1 (due 4/8/99)
Disc. Thu 4/1 L'Hopital's Rule, Improper Integrals 8.3-8.4, 9.8
3 Fri 4/2 Taylor Series 11.4 Problems: 11.4: 11-20, 23-25, 29-40.
4 Mon 4/5 Integral Test
Comparison Test
11.5-11.6 Problems: 11.5: 1-30, 35-38; 11.6: 1-36.
5 Wed 4/7 Alternating Series 11.7 Problems: 11.7: 1-42.
Disc. Thu 4/8 Quiz No.1 11.1-11.7
6 Fri 4/9 Power Series 11.8 Problems: 11.8: 1-12, 27-30, 31-35
Maple Worksheet: WS2 (due 4/15/99)
7 Mon 4/12 Power Series Computations 11.9 Problems: 11.9: 23-28.
8 Wed 4/14 Review for the First Midterm 11.1-11.9
Exam Thu 4/15 First Midterm
9 Fri 4/16 Matrices, Matrix Algebra I.1, I.2 in Notes Problems: I.2: 1-4, 6-7 from Notes
Maple Worksheet: WS3 (due 4/22/99)
10 Mon 4/19 Formal Rules, Algebraic Equations I.3, I.4 Problems: I.3: 1,5; I.4:1-3
11 Wed 4/21 Singularity, Invertibility I.5 Problems: I.5: 1, 3, 5.
Maple Worksheet: WS4 (due 4/29/99)
Disc. Thu 4/22 Quiz No.2 I.1-I.5
12 Fri 4/23 Gauss-Jordan Reduction I.6 Problems: I.6: 1, 3, 6
13 Mon 4/26 Vector Spaces I.7 Problems: I.7: 1, 2, 4, 5
14 Wed 4/28 Linear Independence, Bases I.8 Problems: I.8: 1, 2, 3, 7, 8
Disc. Thu 4/29 Quiz No.3 I.6-I.8
15 Fri 4/30 Coordinates, Calculations in Rn I.9 Problems: I.9: 1, 2
16 Mon 5/3 Determinants II.1, II.2 Problems: II.2: 1, 4, 5
Maple Worksheet: WS5 (due 5/13/99)
17 Wed 5/5 Properties of Determinants II.3 Problems: II.3: 4, 6
Disc. Thu 5/6 Quiz No.4 I.9-II.3
18 Fri 5/7 Eigenvalues, Eigenvectors II.4 Problems: II.4: 1, 5, 6
19 Mon 5/10 Diagonalization II.5 Problems: II.5: 1, 2, 4
Maple Worksheet: WS6 (due 5/20/99)
20 Wed 5/12 Review for Second Midterm I.1-II.5
Exam Thu 5/13 Second Midterm
21 Fri 5/14 Real Symmetric Matrices III.1 Problems: III.1: 1-4
22 Mon 5/17 Gram-Schmidt Process III.2 Problems: III.2: 1-3
23 Wed 5/19 Change of Coordinates III.3 Problems: III.3: 4-5
Disc. Thu 5/20 Quiz No.5 III.1-III.3
24 Fri 5/21 Conics and Quadrics III.4 Problems: III.4: 1-4
25 Mon 5/24 Lagrange Multipliers III.5 Problems: III.5: 1-2
26 Wed 5/26 Normal Modes III.6 Problems: III.6: 4-5
Maple Worksheet: WS7 (not due)
Disc. Thu 5/27 Quiz No.6 III.4-III.6
27 Fri 5/28 Review for the Final Exam All
28 Mon 5/31 Holiday
29 Wed 6/2 Review for the Final Exam All
30 Fri 6/4 Review for the Final Exam All
Exam Wed 6/9 FINAL EXAM

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