325G Maclean Hall
Paper Mail:Fred Goodman Department of Mathematics MLH The University of Iowa Iowa City, IA 52242-1419 USA
M, W 3:30-4:30 in Math. Lab
F 3:30-4:30 in 325G MLH
M,W, F at 12:30 or 1:30
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Adler, Modeling the Dynamics of Life, Brooks-Cole, 1998 (University of Iowa special edition).
This text is required.
There will be weekly assignments. Details will appear here as the assignments are made.
Differentiation practice exercises 1
Differentiation practice exercises 2
Integration practice exercises 1
There will be two midterm exams, each two hours in duration, given on the following Thursday evenings from 7-9 pm. Rooms to be announced later:
Text of the first exam.
April 20. Please note changed date.
Text of the second exam.
There will be a comprehensive final exam at the time specified in the Spring 2000 course schedule. The exam is scheduled for 9:45 on Wednesday, May 10, in 225 CB.
Special Math Lab hours in prepration for final
more dynamics experiments
solving equations; the number e
dynamics with non-linear updating function
Newton's method for solving equations
Newton's method and graphing
Ricker model with harvesting
Logistics differential eqution -- solution curves and direction field
Definition and computation of definite integrals
Notes on logic, sets, and induction.