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) [corrected]

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

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