Math 241 CALCULUS III (Sections BL1 and BL2)
Instructor: Florin P. Boca
Office: 362 Altgeld Hall
Phone: (217) 244 - 9928
E-mail: fboca at illinois dot edu
Section BL1 (CRN 49251) Lectures: MWF 11:00-11:50, 100 Materials Science and
Section BL2 (CRN 47058) Lectures: MWF 12:00-12:50, 100 Materials Science and
Office hours: Wed 3-4 pm, Fri 4-5 pm.
Math 241 tutoring room schedule: MTWR 4-9 pm, 343 Altgeld Hall
Textbook: James Stewart, Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 7th edition,
with Enhanced Webassign, Thomson Brooks/Cole.
and WebAssign site.
Course Description and Prerequisites: Credit: 4 hours.
Third course in calculus and analytic geometry including vector analysis: Euclidean space, partial differentiation, multiple integrals, line integrals and surface integrals, the integral theorems of vector calculus.
Credit is not given for both MATH 241 and MATH 292. Prerequisite: MATH 231.
Students must register for one discussion and one lecture section beginning with the same letter. Engineering students must obtain a dean's approval to drop this course after the second week of instruction.
This course satisfies the General Education Criteria in Fall 2012 for a
UIUC: Quant Reasoning II course.
Math Department tutoring.
Homework and quizzes: All 14 weekly
assignments will be submitted on WebAssign. The scores of assignments
#(2k-1), k=1,...,7, will be fully taken into account. The scores of
assignments #(2k), k=1,...,7, will not count. Instead, a quiz with
two exercises from each such assignment will be given. Only the best 12 scores (out of 14) will be taken into account.
The lowest 2 scores will be dropped. Late homework is not allowed under normal
circumstances. Missed quizzes cannot be made up under
normal circumstances. Calculators are not allowed during quizzes.
Exams: Three hour (midterm) exams and the 3 hour
final exam. The final exam will be comprehensive.
Grading: The total score is 500 points, computed
Homework + Quizzes (14%): 70 pts
Worksheets Problems (6%): 30 pts
Hour exams (45%): 3 X 75 pts = 225 pts
Comprehensive Final Exam (35%): 175 pts
Academic Integrity Policy
Midterm 1: Sep 25, 6:45-8:00 pm.
Midterm 2: Oct 23, 6:45-8:00 pm.
Midterm 3: Nov 29, 6:45-8:00 pm.
Final exam: Sat Dec 15, 7-10 pm, conflict exam: same day, 1:30-4:30 pm.
Last modified: October 20, 2012