Math 493 Methods of Applied
Mathematics I
Homework Assignments Fall, 2013
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Book:
Mark H. Holmes, Introduction to the Foundations of Applied
Mathematics. Springer, 2009
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HOMEWORK 

HW # 
Due date 
Problems 
1 
8/29 

2 
9/5 
Read Sec. 1.5. Problems # 1.10, 1.11.
(#1.14 assigned for next
week) 
3 
9/12 
Problems
#1.14, 1.17, 1.24. 

9/19 
Problems: Chapter 2, #2.1bde, 2.3, 2.4. 
5 
9/26 
Problems: #2.11, 2.13. 

10/3 
Problems: #2.18. 

10/8 
First Test NEW! solutions 

10/24

Page
83/84 #2.27.
The initial condition should be y(0)=1; y'(0)=0. 

10/31 
Page
195/196, #4.2.
Be sure to get started early on this HW! 
9 
11/7 
#4.6 
10 
11/14 
Read
Chapter 5, sections 1  4. Problems # 5.3, 5.4. 
11/26 
Second
Test NEW!
Solutions 