Dr. Nestler's Math 8 (Calculus 2) - Spring 2017 - section 4269 - TTh 7:35-10:00pm - Room MC 66

Class information

Syllabus (6-page PDF)

Additional resources

Office hours: MW 1:30-2:00, Tu 4:35-5:05 and Th 3:30-5:00; and Math 13 workshop Tu 3:30-4:30 in Math Lab

Essential trigonometry identities and definitions and theorems from Calculus 1 (2-page PDF)

**Documents in PDF form (1 page unless noted): Please print and bring them to class.**

Tuesday, February 21 General exponential and logarithmic functions (5 pages)

Thursday, February 23 Carbon dating

Thursday, April 6 Surface area of surfaces of revolution (3 pages)

Thursday, April 6 Moments and centers of mass (2 pages)

Thursday, April 20 Calculus of smooth parametrized curves (2 pages)

Thursday, April 20 Graphing a parametrized curve

Tuesday, May 30 Taylor polynomials (4 pages) [not up yet]

Optional reading:

Partial proof of L'Hôpital's Rule

Interesting articles:

Reexamining the Catenary by Paul Cella, copyright the Mathematical Association of America

A Quotient Rule Integration by Parts Formula by Jennifer Switkes, copyright the Mathematical Association of America [new]

What's Harmonic about the Harmonic Series? by David Kullman, copyright the Mathematical Association of America

The Sum of the Alternating Harmonic Series by Timothy Flaherty