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Multivariable Calculus

Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-211

Formerly listed as: MATH-13

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Robert L. Benedetto (Section 01)
Michael C. Ching (Section 03)
Tanya L. Leise (Section 02)
Yongheng Zhang (Section 04)


Elementary vector calculus; introduction to partial derivatives; multiple integrals in two and three dimensions; line integrals in the plane; Green’s theorem; the Taylor development and extrema of functions of several variables; implicit function theorems; Jacobians. Four class hours per week.

Requisite: A grade of C or better in MATH 121 or placement into MATH 211 or consent of the Department. Limited to 30 students per section. Fall and spring semesters. Professors TBA.


Quantitative Reasoning


2017-18: Offered in Fall 2017 and Spring 2018
Other years: Offered in Fall 2009, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017