 BLOCK I  Multivariable Functions and Vectors 

Lesson # 
Date(s) 
Section  Topic 
Homework Assignment 
1 
Jan. 16 
12.1 
Functions of two variables 
Read Course Policies. Work through the Introduction to Maple file and submit your solutions (in paper form!) on Friday, Jan. 20. (Rightclick on the "Introduction to Maple file" link above and save the file onto your personal H: drive. Then work from this saved file.) Read Section 12.1; Do problems: #2, 3, 6, 8, 11, 2022, 25, 26, 28, 30, 31  pp. 610611 
2 
Jan. 18 
12.2 
Graphs of functions of two variables  Read Section 12.2; Do you like matching? Rightclick on this link: SurfaceRecognition.mw and save the Maple file to your H:drive. Then try to figure out which equation goes with which surface. Do problems: 
3 
Jan. 20 
12.3 
Contour Diagrams  Read Section 12.3: Do problems: 
4 
Jan. 23 
12.4 
Linear Functions  Read Section 12.4; Do problems: 
5 
Jan. 25 
12.6 
Limits of Functions of Two Variables  Read Section 12.6; Do problems: (Mini) Project #1 distributed 
6 
Jan. 27 
12.6 
Limits and Continuity  Do problems: #2, 3, 1416, 17  pp. 641642 Due Wed., Feb. 1, but not to be collected 
7 
Jan. 30 
13.1/13.2 
Review of Vectors  Read Sections 13.1 & 13.2; Do problems: and #17, 11, 12, 15, 17, 18, 19, 22 
8 
Feb. 1 
13.3 
The Dot Product  Read Sections 13.3; Do problems: 
9 
Feb. 3 
13.4 
The Cross Product  Read Section 13.4; Do problems: 
10 
Feb.
6 
13.3/13.4  More on Vector Products 

11 
Feb. 8 
14.1/14.2 
Partial Derivatives and Tangent Planes  Read Section 14.1
Do problems: and #1, 4, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 22, 24, Review Packet #1 distributed 
12 
Feb. 10 

Review/Leeway  Study for Exam I! 
13 
Feb. 13 

EXAM I 