 BLOCK I  Multivariable Functions and Vectors 

Lesson # 
Date(s) 
Section  Topic 
Homework Assignment 
1 
Aug. 27 
12.1 
Functions of two variables 
Read Course
Policies. Also, in the coming week, work through the Maple
Tour (a 10minute tour) and the Intro to Maple Lab: Read Section 12.1; Do problems: #2, 3, 6, 8, 11, 2022, 25, 26, 28, 30, 31  pp. 610611 
2 
Aug. 29 
12.2 
Graphs of functions of two variables  Read Section 12.2; Do you like matching? Rightclick on this link: SurfaceRecognition.mw and save the Maple file to your H:drive. Then try to figure out which equation goes with which surface. Do problems: 
3 
Aug. 31 
12.3 
Contour Diagrams  Read Section 12.3: Do problems: 
4 
Sept. 3 
12.4 
Linear Functions  Read Section 12.4; Do problems: 
5 
Sept. 5 
12.6 
Limits and Continuity  Read Section 12.6; Do problems: Project #1 distributed 
6 
Sept. 7 
12.6 
Limits and Continuity  Do problems: #2, 3, 1416, 17  pp. 641642 Due Monday, Sept. 10, but not to be collected 
7 
Sept. 10 
13.1/13.2 
Review of Vectors  Read Sections 13.1 & 13.2; Do problems: and #17, 11, 12, 15, 17, 18, 19, 22 
8 
Sept. 12 
13.3 
The Dot Product  Read Sections 13.3; Do problems: 
9 
Sept. 14 
13.4 
The Cross Product  Read Section 13.4; Do problems: 
10 
Sept.
17 
13.3/13.4  More on Vector Products 

11 
Sept. 19 
14.1/14.2 
Partial Derivatives  Read Section 14.1
Do problems: 
12 
Sept. 21 
14.2/14.3 
More on Partial Derivatives/Finding Tangent Planes 
Read Section 14.2; Review Packet #1 distributed 
13 
Sept. 24 

Review/Leeway  Study for Exam I! 
14 
Sept. 26 

EXAM I 