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MATH 107 PO - Vector Calculus

CrsNo MATH107 PO

When Offered: Each semester.

Instructor(s): V. de Silva; A. Rumbos; G. Sarkis

Building on linear algebra and single-variable calculus, gives a streamlined introduction to multivariable (or “vector”) calculus. Topics include different types of integrals (line, double, surface, triple) and derivatives (partial, directional, total); the famous div, grad and curl operators; why the chain rule is easy and fun; the all-time best version of the fundamental theorem of calculus (by Stokes); and an answer to the vexing question: “What is dx?” Prerequisite: MATH 060 PO . Students can receive credit for only one of MATH 032 PO  or MATH 107.

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