MATH 210: ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS WITH APPLICATIONS

Homework Assignments


Due Date Homework Due
Thursday, January 21

Calculus Review (created by Victor Donnay)

Find example of a Math Model in the News

Thursday,

January 28

1.1:  2, 4, 6, 15, 18

1.2:  6, 8, 9, 24, 33, 34ac

Thursday,

February 4

1.3:  2, 10, 11, 15, 16, 19, 20, 21

1.5:  6, 7, 9, 14, 16

Read: Regulators Roll Back Northeast Scallop Cuts

Tuesday,

February 16

1.6:  2, 3, 14, 15, 30, 34, 36, 37, 40

Lab 1 (created by Victor Donnay)

Thursday,

February 18

1.7:  1, 4 (Draw bifurcation diagrams for both problems)

Lab 2

Thursday,

February 25

1.8:  7, 9, 12, 13, 19, 20, 21, 23

Tuesday,

March 2

Wiki page (Scoring Guidelines)

Take-home Exam 1 handed out (Test 1 topics)

Thursday,

March 18

2.1: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 9, 10, 15, 19, 20ab

Tuesday,

March 23

Redo of missed problems on Exam 1

Thursday,

March 25

2.2: 6, 10, 11ac, 13, 16, 19bde, 24

Lab3:  Cooperative and Competitive Species (page 225, Pair (1))

Tuesday,

March 30

One page summary of Artie Sherman's talk (on March 25th) OR

Write a Wiki page that summarizes one of the following papers:

1) Population dynamics of exploite fish stocks at low population levels (read commentary) (Lisa)

2) Biologists sort the lessons of fisheries collapse (read commentary) (Nia)

3) New study provides some good news for fisheries (read commentary) (Bobby)

4) A new spin on handed asymmetry (read commentary) (Rodline)

5) The case of the missing meat eaters (read commentary) (Chenchen)

6) Red grouse and their predators (read commentary) (Andrew)

7) Tempo and mode of speciation (read commentary) (Sarah C.)

Thursday,

April 1

2.3: 1, 2, 5, 7

3.1: 5, 6, 8, 27

Thursday,

April 8

3.2: 2, 7, 12a, 16

Complex Numbers Worksheet

Thursday,

April 15

3.3, 3.4, 3.5 Worksheet

Thursday,

April 22

5.1:  1, 4, 7 (in part (a) show that (0,0),(0,100),(150,0),(30,40) are equilibrium points,

do part (b) and (c) for (0,0) and (30,40))

5.2: 1, 2

SOLUTIONS

Thursday,

April 29

Take-home Exam 2 due in class

(Exam handed out Thursday, April 22)

Final Project

Seniors:  Due by 5:00 pm May 8

All others:  Due by 12:30 pm May 14

* Please place your final project in my mailbox in Park 357 (Do not slide it under the door)