Tentative Schedule*
Math 102
Fall 2019
Myers
Date 
Day 
Topics 
Section** 
Practice 
Homework*** 
Challenge 
9/4 
W 
Course intro 
Read the course
information, and write down three questions that you have about it. (Be prepared to submit your questions for
credit.) 


9/6 
F 
Derivatives review 
Chapter 3 Review: 1 – 73 
Chapter 3 Review: 1 – 23 odd 
Explain how to use the chain rule to obtain the derivative of arcsin(x). 

9/9 
M 
Intro to Mathematica 




9/11 
W 
Derivatives review 
Chapter 4 Review: 1 – 32, 39 – 41 
Chapter 4 Review: 3, 11, 27, 39 
Chapter 4 Review: 24 

9/13 
F 
Problem solving 




9/16 
M 
Integrals review 
Chapter 5 Review: 1 – 55 
1, 5, 11, 12, 23, 49 
54, 55 

9/18 
W 
Integrals review 
Chapter 6 Review: 1 – 94 
7 – 27 odd, 31, 51, 57 
79, 80, 93, 94 

9/20 
F 
Substitution rule 
1 – 42, 49 – 64, 135 –
139 
3 – 25 odd, 57, 59, 61, 63 
128, 135, 138 

9/23 
M 
Integration by parts 
3 – 30, 33 – 42, 46 –
55, 66 – 73 
3 – 23 odd, 33, 35, 37, 39 
49, 71, 73 

9/25 
W 
Practice 




9/27 
F 
Problem solving with Mathematica 


Writing Assignment 2 

9/30 
M 
EXAM 1 




10/2 
W 
Other techniques of
integration 
1 – 23, 39 – 70, 75 –
79 
1, 3, 5, 15, 17, 23,
55, 61 
75, 76, 77 

10/4 
F 
Numerical methods for
definite integrals 
1 – 30 
1, 5, 9, 11, 17 
30 

10/7 
M 
Area and volume 
1 – 18, 23 – 27 
1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13,
15, 17 
8, 32 

10/9 
W 
Volume and arc length 
1 – 11, 13 – 19, 25 –
39, 52 – 56 
1, 3, 5, 9, 13, 15,
17, 19, 33 
36, 52 

10/11 
F 
Practice with Mathematica 




 
 
FALL BREAK 
 
 
 

10/21 
M 
Density and center of
mass 
1 – 34 
1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 13, 15,
17 
18, 30 

10/23 
W 
Work 
1 – 6, 8 – 25

1, 3, 5, 9, 11, 13, 17 
15, 24 

10/25 
F 
Problem solving with Mathematica 


Writing Assignment 3 

10/28 
M 
Practice 


Mathematica
Assignment 3 

10/30 
W 
L’Hopital’s
rule 
1 – 24 
1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 13, 15 
16 

11/1 
F 
EXAM 2 




11/4 
M 
Sequences 
1 – 49, 54 – 56 
1 – 23 odd, 25, 27, 29, 31 


11/6 
W 
Geometric series 
1 – 37 
1, 2, 3, 4, 9, 11, 13,
15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29 
46, 47 

11/8 
F 
Convergence of series 
1 – 34 
1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13,
15, 17, 19 
33, 34 

11/11 
M 
Problem solving with Mathematica 


Writing Assignment 4 

11/13 
W 
Tests for convergence 
1 – 20 
1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 15, 17 
10, 12 

11/15 
F 
Tests for convergence 
21 – 78 
21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 39, 41 


11/18 
M 
Power series 
1 – 39 
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 19, 21, 27, 29 
36 

11/20 
W 
Taylor polynomials 
1 – 31 
1, 3, 5, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19 
28, 31 

11/22 
F 
Taylor series 
1 – 45 
1, 3, 5, 9, 13, 17, 19, 21, 27, 29, 35, 37 
32, 34, 44 

11/25 
M 
Practice 


Mathematica
Assignment 4 

11/27 
W 
NO CLASS 
 
 
 

 
 
THANKSGIVING BREAK 
 
 
 

12/2 
M 
Problem solving with Mathematica 


Writing Assignment 5 

12/4 
W 
EXAM 3 




12/6 
F 
Finding and using Taylor series 
1 – 13, 24 – 31 
1, 3, 5, 7, 9 
24, 26, 27, 31 

12/9 
M 
Improper integrals 
1 – 32, 43 – 44 
1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 13, 15,
17 
43, 44 

12/11 
W 
Practice 




* Last
update: 9/8/19
** The
reading guide for a particular section should be completed before class begins.
*** The
homework corresponding to each section is typically due the following class
period.