Engineering Math 2250-1

2250-1 meets 7:30am daily in JTB 140
Updated: Monday, 12-Dec-2011 00:49:38 MST   Today: Thursday, 16-Aug-2018 00:43:48 MDT

First Exercise

Problem 1.2-2
  Find a function y=f(x) which satisfies the 
   differential equation dy/dx = (x-2)^2 
   and the initial condition y(2)=1.
 Book's Answer: y=1+(1/3)(x-2)^3
 Your Job
    Please write a one or two page solution.
    Submit a COPY on the 3rd day of class.
    The final draft of 1.2-2 will be collected with 
    Week 2 homework in a stapled package.
 Sample Solved Problem
    The link below is work by Jennifer Lahti. Try
    to do as well, but write your own draft. This
    is practise writing mathematics, with the mysteries
    removed. Tyson Black's work for 1.2-1 is there also,
    to see the range of what is acceptable.
Jennifer Lahti's draft of Exercise 1.2-2
Read HERE about the Black and Lahti ideas for writing mathematics reports.
Browse HERE for the reading schedule.
Maple projects in PDF format are HERE . Always print your own copy.
Week 1, Jan 9 to 13. Lecture 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4.
  Wed, 11 Jan, Submit Page 16, 1.2-2 for quick review.
  Thu, 12 Jan, Intro, Thu. assistants JTB 140
  Fri, 13 Jan, Begin maple lab 1. Please print it.
Week 2, Jan 16 to 20. Lecture 1.5, 2.1, 2.2.
  Homework package week 2, 6 problems
    Fri, 20 Jan, Page 16, 1.2:  2, 4, 6, 10
    Fri, 20 Jan, Page 26, 1.3:  8, 14