Math 451      Homework Assignments       Spring, 2018
 

(Subject to change: check web page for each week’s assignment)

Office Hours: Tuesdays 2:30-3:00 p.m., and by appointment.

Book: Mark H. Holmes, Introduction to the Foundations of Applied Mathematics.  Springer, 2009
Available as an ebook from the NCSU library.

HOMEWORK

HW #

Due date

Problems 


1/11
  Read sections 6.1 - 6.4

1/18

  Chap. 6: problems 6.2abcd, 6.5af.  Read 6.5-6.7

2

1/25

  Read 6.6--6.8. Problems: 6.10, 6.11

3
2/1
  Read Chapter 8:  Sections 8.1 to 8.3 This is to orient you to 3-D without special glasses!
 

4

2/8

  Read sections 8.4 to 8.6.  Problems, page 394: 8.1, 8.2 (a-d) 


2/15

 
  Read section 8.9

5
2/22
  Read sections 8.9, 8.10.  Problems, page 395:  8.6, 8.7(a)

6

3/1

  Read 8.11. Hand in at least 4 parts of the following: 8.14, 8.21(a), 8.22 - 8.24.
7
3/5-9
 SPRING BREAK


3/15

 

8

3/22

 Read  Chapter 9:  sections 9.1, 9.2.  Problems:  9.1ab, 9.2ab.

9

4/5

 

10

4/12

  Chapter 9, problems 9.4, 9.5, 9.6

 

4/15

 


                Final Exam: Thursday, May 3rd,  1:00 - 4:00.