MATH 131 - Fall 2015
Calculus II

Professor: Erika L.C. King
Email: eking@hws.edu
Office: Lansing 304
Phone: (315) 781-3355
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Section 2 Class: MWF 10:10-11:05am in Napier 202
Section 2 Lab: Th 11:55am-1:20pm in Gulick 206A

Section 3 Class: MWF 11:15am-12:10pm in Napier 101
Section 3 Lab: Th 1:30-2:55pm in Gulick 206A

Office Hours: T 12:45-2:15pm, W 1:30-3:30pm, Th 3:30-4:30pm, F 1:30-2:30pm, and by appointment
Math Intern Hours with Tasha Williams in Lansing 310: Su: 2-5pm, 7-10pm; M-Th 3:00-5:30pm and 7:00-10:30pm

Course Syllabus for Section 2
Course Syllabus for Section 3
***Note that these syllabi are essentially the same -- the main difference is the Final Exam schedule.***
Course Homework Guidelines
Course Grade Scale

WeBWorK Home Page for Our Class
WeBWorK Instructions and FAQs
WeBWorK Syntax and List of Functions


READING/EXAM WEEK

Review Session: Monday, December 14th 2:00pm-3:30pm in Napier 201. Bring questions!

Office Hours:

Section 2 Final Exam: Wednesday, December 16th 7:00PM-10:00PM in Napier 202 (our classroom).

Section 3 Final Exam: Thursday, December 17th 1:30PM-4:30PM in GULICK 206A (our lab room).

Answer Keys:


WEEK 15: December 7-December 11

Homework due Monday, December 7:

Homework due Wednesday, December 9:

Homework due Thursday, December 10:

Homework due Friday, December 11:


WEEK 14: November 30 - December 4

Have a great Thanksgiving Break!!!

On Wednesday, December 2nd at 4:45pm in Napier 201, there will be a colloquium given by Alyssa Newman, William Smith class of 2016, mathematics and studio art major, about her work doing an independent study on fractals with Prof. Vaughn. Refreshments will be served at 4:30pm. I hope you can make it!

There will be a 20-30 minute quiz at the beginning of class on Friday covering sections 8.1-8.5. Be sure to be on time! Extra time will not be given to those arriving late! Remember that complete solutions involve full sentences!!!

Homework due Monday, November 30:

Homework due Wednesday, December 2:

Due to a doctor's appointment, I will need to cancel my office hours on Thursday. Please be sure to see me in office hours or make an appointment before that time if you have questions!

Homework due Thursday, December 3:

Homework due Friday, December 4:


WEEK 13: November 23 - November 24

Homework due Monday, November 23:


WEEK 12: November 16 - November 20

Remember to start your work as soon as possible so that you have the opportunity to ask questions if you have them!

Our third exam, covering sections 7.1-7.6 and 7.8, will be on Thursday, November 19th in Gulick 206A, our normal lab space.

Homework due Monday, November 16:

On Wednesday, November 18th at 4:45pm in Napier 201, there will be a colloquium given by Dr. Robert Fiete, Chief Technologist for the Harris Corporation. He will be giving a talk entitled: "Image Chain Modeling with Applications in Space Imaging and Photofakery". Refreshments will be served at 4:30pm. I hope you can make it!

Homework due Wednesday, November 18:

Homework due Thursday, November 19:

Homework due Friday, November 20:


WEEK 11: November 9 - November 13

Remember to start your work as soon as possible so that you have the opportunity to ask questions if you have them!

Our third exam will be Thursday, November 19th instead of this week!!! Don't wait to prepare! Make sure your questions are answered now!

Homework due Monday, November 9:

Homework due Wednesday, November 11:

Homework due Friday, November 13:


WEEK 10: November 2 - November 6

Homework due Monday, November 2:

Homework due Wednesday, November 4:

Homework due Friday, November 6:


WEEK 9: October 26 - October 30

Homework due Monday, October 26:

Homework due Wednesday, October 28:

Homework due Thursday, October 29:

Homework due Friday, October 30:


WEEK 8: October 19 - October 23

Our second exam, covering sections 6.1-6.7, will be on Thursday, October 22nd in Gulick 206A, our normal lab space.

Homework due Monday, October 19:

Homework due Wednesday, October 21:

Homework due Thursday, October 22:

Homework due Friday, October 23:


WEEK 7: October 12 - October 16

Have a Great Fall Break!!!

Homework due Wednesday, October 14:

Homework due Friday, October 16:


WEEK 6: October 5 - October 9

Homework due Monday, October 5:

Bonus Assignment due Tuesday, October 6:

Homework due Wednesday, October 7:

Homework due Friday, October 9:


WEEK 5: September 28 - October 2

Homework due Monday, September 28:

Homework due Wednesday, September 30:

Homework due Friday, October 2:


WEEK 4: September 21 - September 25

Remember our first exam, covering sections 5.1-5.5, will be during lab on Thursday, September 24th in Gulick 206A, our normal lab space.

Homework due Monday, September 21:

Homework due Wednesday, September 23:

Homework due Thursday, September 24:

Homework due Friday, September 25:


WEEK 3: September 14 - September 18

Homework due Monday, September 14:

Homework due Wednesday, September 16:

Homework due Friday, September 18:


WEEK 2: September 7 - September 11

Homework due Monday, September 7:

Note that due to introductory appointments with you all, some of my open office hours are shortened this week. The revised hours for Tuesday are 1:05-2:00 and for Wednesday are: 1:30-2:30 (or 3:00...I am offering a few slots to the first section). If you cannot make these times and need to see me, please make an appointment.

Homework due Wednesday, September 9:

Homework due Friday, September 11:


WEEK 1: August 31 - September 4

Welcome to Calculus II!!!

Homework due Tuesday, September 1:

Although I will not normally assign homework to be due on non-class days, this week we will need to in order to get started and refresh our memories. Please complete the following:

Homework due Wednesday, September 2:

Homework due Friday, September 4:



Hobart and William Smith Colleges: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Erika L.C. King