Math 223, Section 4: Analytic Geometry - Calculus III; Spring 2011.



Time and Location: MTuWF 12:05 - 12:55 PM in Schrank S 110.

Instructor: Dr. James (JP) Cossey
  • Office: CAS 234
  • Office Phone: 330 972 8127
  • Email is cossey@uakron.edu (which is the best way to get a hold of me)
  • Office hours:
    • Monday: 2-3
    • Tuesday: 10-11
    • Thursday: 11-12
  • If you can't make my office hours, let me know and we can try to set up a time to meet. Here is my schedule for the spring semester.
Textbook: Required: Calculus, (6th edition) by Stewart. The book store should have plenty of copies.

Course Syllabus.
The syllabus will include information about grading policies, exam schedules and policies, etc. You should definitely read it.

Homework and Quizzes
Homework problems will be posted here. Homework will be assigned but NOT graded. So why should you do the homework? Because there will be a quiz every Friday, and the quiz problems will be either exactly or almost exactly right off the homework.
Homework problems:
  • Homework 1: Due Friday, January 14th:
    • 13.1: 3, 7, 11, 25, 29, 33, 35
    • 13.2: 7, 11, 13, 15, 19, 26, 31, 42 (this one is hard)
    • 13.3: 7, 20, 22, 25, 31, 37, 59 (this one is hard also)

  • Homework 2: Due Friday, January 21st
    • 13.3: same as above (this section will be on the quiz this week)
    • 13.4: 3, 5, 7, 13, 15, 19, 27, 31, 33, 39

  • Homework 3: Due Friday, January 28th
    • 13.5: 1, 3, 7, 11, 15, 21, 23, 27, 31, 35, 37, 43, 53, 55, 59
    • 13.6: 3, 5, 11, 13, 21-28, 29, 35, 43, 45

  • Homework 4: Due Friday, February 4th
    • 14.1: 3, 5, 15, 17, 19-24, 27, 41, 42
    • 14.2: 9, 11, 13, 17, 19, 21, 25, 33, 35, 37
    • 14.3: 1, 3, 5, 11, 17, 19, 21, 23

  • Homework 5: Due Friday, February 11th (Note: since we are having an exam Friday, we will obviously not be having a quiz on Friday. However, I will be putting one of these problems on the exam.)
    • 14.3: Same as above
    • 14.4: 3-15 odd, 21, 23, 33, 35, 37

  • Homework 6: Due Friday, February 18th
    • 15.1: 2, 7, 9, 11, 15, 21, 25, 27, 29, 30, 35, 39, 45, 63
    • 15.2: 5-21 odd, 29, 33, 35, 41

  • Homework 7: Due Friday, February 25th
    • 15.3: 5, 7, 15-37 odd, 45, 47, 51, 53, 55, 63
    • 15.4: 1, 3, 5, 11, 13, 15, 22, 23, 24

  • Homework 8: Due Friday, March 4th
    • 15.5: 1-11 odd, 15, 21, 23, 25, 37, 41
    • 15.6: 1-17 odd, 21, 23, 25, 35, 39, 41, 43, 49, 53

  • Homework 9: Due Friday, March 11 (Note - we're having an exam in lieu of the quiz Friday, but one of these questions will be on the exam.)
    • 15.7: 1, 5-17 odd, 29-35 odd, 41, 43, 47, 51
    • 16.1: 1, 3, 5, 6, 11, 13

  • Homework 10: Due Friday, March 25th:
    • 16.1: 1, 3, 5, 6, 11, 13
    • 16.2: 1-21 odd, 25, 29, 31
    • 16.3: 1-15 odd, 19-27 odd, 31, 39, 47, 49

  • Homework 11: Due Friday, April 1st:
    • 16.4: 1-5, 7, 9, 11, 19-27 odd, 29, 31, 36 is a fun challenge problem
    • 16.5: 3-13 odd, 17, 19

  • Homework 12: Due Friday, April 8th:
    • 16.6: 3-17 odd, 21, 29, 37, 39
    • 16.7: 1-4, 9, 17-25 odd
    • 16.8: 1-4. 9, 10, 21-29 odd

  • Homework 13: Due Friday, April 15th:
    • 17.1: 1-17 odd, 21, 23
    • 17.2: 1-15 odd, 18, 19, 21, 29 (a), 37, 41
    • 17.3: 3-21 odd

  • Homework 14: Due Friday, April 22nd: (Note: since there will be an exam and NOT a quiz this week, to entice you to do these, I will guarantee that one of these problems WILL be on the exam.)
    • 17.3: 3-21 odd
    • 17.4: 1-13 odd
    • 17.5: 1-7 odd, 12, 13-17 odd

  • Homework 15: Due Friday, April 29th:
    • 17.6: 37, 39, 41, 43, 45
    • 17.7: 5, 7, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 25, 27, 29
    • 17.9 (NOTE: We are skipping 17.8): 5, 7, 9, 11, 13

We will have a quiz every week, except possibly for the weeks we have exams. The quizzes will be at the end of class on Fridays (about 15 minutes) and will cover the sections that that week's homework covered. No makeup quizzes will be given, but the lowest quiz grade will be dropped.

Exams
There will be three in-class exams, on the dates posted below. (Dates will also be announced in class.) The final exam is Monday, May 2nd from 8:00 to 9:55 in a room to be announced.

  • Exam 1: Friday, February 11th.

  • Exam 2: Friday, March 11th (was originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 9th)

  • Exam 3: Wednesday, April 20th

  • Final Exam: Monday, May 2, 8AM - 955AM in Olin 121.