Spring 2015

A laboratory to investigate ways in which the computer can help in understanding the calculus and in dealing with problems whose solutions involve calculus. No programming required; a variety of existing programs will be used. Prerequisite or corequisite for Mathematics 235: Mathematics 225 (Calc 3);

There is no textbook required for this course.

Mathematics Computer Lab Hours, Spring 2015 (Also posted outside the lab door)

- Course Syllabus and Schedule
- Setting up the Computer for the Lab
- Note about the software
- Introduction to LaTeX (and HW)
- Today's slides are here and here.
- An External Website that has video tutorials and instructions for setting up LaTeX at home.
- The homework (a short bio and video watching) is due before our next class day (Jan 28). Upload the appropriate files to CLEO.

- PDF file for the examples
- Tex file for the examples
- Example figure to download (clown.jpg)
- Maple Tutorial (Follow along as you work)
- Homework this week (due before our next class day, Feb 4)
- Slides for today's talk (LaTeX)
- Slides for today's talk (Maple)
- Maple Worksheet from Class

- The lab for this week.
- Lab solutions template (tex file)
- New Commands for this week
- Slides from this week's class

- Break into groups.
- New Commands this Week (handout also)
- Lab Week 4: Biorhythms
- Slides from this week's class