Edwin Tecarro

 

Associate Professor

 

Office: S716

Phone: (713) 221-8655

Fax: (713) 223-7464 (Attn: E. Tecarro)

email: TecarroE@uhd.edu

 

Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences

 

University of Houston-Downtown

 

One Main Street, Houston, TX 77002

 

 

 

 

FALL 2014 CLASSES

 

MATH 1301 (College Algebra)

 

MATH 3308 (Numerical Methods)

 

          CHECKLIST OF METHODS

 

          Syllabus

 

          Problem Set No. 1 (due Thursday, September 4, 2014)

 

          Problem Set No. 2 (due Tuesday, September 16, 2014)

 

          Problem Set No. 3 (due Tuesday, September 23, 2014)

 

          Problem Set No. 4 (due Thursday, October 9, 2014)

 

          Problem Set No. 5 (due Tuesday, October 28, 2014)

 

          Problem Set No. 6 (due Thursday, November 6, 2014)

 

          Homework (not to be turned in):

                   Section 1.3 (p. 20), no. 1 a-d

                   Section 2.2 (p. 38), nos. 1, 2

                   Section 7.2 (p. 284), nos. 1 a,c, 3 a

 

          MATLAB Programs:

                   Bisection method  bisect.m  val.m

                   Newton method newton.m   der.m

                   Euler’s method Euler.m (this should work!) myfun.m  Sample commands

 

          EXCEL Spreadsheets:

                   Euler’s method

 

MATH 2412 (Calculus II for Natural Sciences)

 

          Syllabus

 

          Quiz No. 1 (due Wednesday, August 27, 2014)

 

          Quiz No. 5 (due Wednesday, October 1, 2014)

 

          Quiz No. 10 (due Wednesday, November 19, 2014)

 

          Leslie matrix example

         

                    Homework problems from 3rd edition (not to be turned in):

                  

Section 7.1, p. 333, nos. 1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 21, 25, 33, 43, 49, 53

Section 7.2, p. 343, nos. 1, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17

Section 7.4, p. 362, nos. 1, 5, 9, 17, 23 (Type 1)

                              nos. 11, 13, 19, 21 (Type 2)

Section 7.5, p. 370, nos. 1, 5, 9, 13

 

Section 7.6, p. 381, nos. 1, 3, 7, 11, 23 (This corresponds to Section 7.7, page 469 in 2nd Edition.)

Section 8.1, p. 403, nos. 1, 3, 5, 11, 13, 17, 23

Section 8.2, p. 417, nos. 1, 5, 7

Section 8.3, p. 427, nos. 1, 3

Section 9.2, p. 465, nos. 1, 3, 21, 27, 33, 39, 43, 49, 79

(This corresponds to page 560, nos. 1, 3, 15, 21, 27, 31, 35, 41, 67 in 2nd Edition.)

 

Section 9.3, p. 486, nos. 1, 3, 5, 9, 13, 17, 19, 23, 25, 27, 31, 35, 37, 41, 45, 53, 57, 59

Section 9.4, p. 500, nos. 1, 9, 11, 15, 17, 23, 25, 27, 35, 37, 39, 41

                   Section 10.1: p. 511, nos. 1, 3, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17

                   Section 10.2: p. 518, nos. 1, 5, 9, 15, 21, 23

                   Section 10.3: p. 525, nos. 1, 5, 7, 19, 29, 31, 39, 41, 43

Section 11.1: p. 606, nos. 1, 5, 9, 13, 29, 31, 43, 45

 

Section 11.3: p. 629, nos. 1, 7

Section 11.4: p. 652, nos. 9, 15 abc, 19 ab, 49, 51, 57