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Mathematics 23b

Description:
A rigorous, integrated treatment of linear algebra and multivariable calculus. Topics: Riemann and Lebesgue integration, determinants, change of variables, volume of manifolds, differential forms, and exterior derivative. Stokes's theorem is presented both in the language of vector analysis (div, grad, and curl) and in the language of differential forms.
School Short Name:
fas
School Name:
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Course Title:
Mathematics 23b
Course Number:
8571
Faculty:
Paul G. Bamberg
Credits:
Half course
Term:
Spring 2013-2014
Limited Enrollment:
Y
Student Level:
Undergraduate
Day Time:
Thursday Tuesday [14:30:00-16:00:00]
Course Description:
A rigorous, integrated treatment of linear algebra and multivariable calculus. Topics: Riemann and Lebesgue integration, determinants, change of variables, volume of manifolds, differential forms, and exterior derivative. Stokes's theorem is presented both in the language of vector analysis (div, grad, and curl) and in the language of differential forms.
Prerequisites:
Mathematics 23a.
Department:
Mathematics
Special Notes:
This course, when taken for a letter grade, meets the General Education requirement for Empirical and Mathematical Reasoning or the Core area requirement for Quantitative Reasoning.
Cross Registration:
true
Semester:
Spring
Start Year:
2014
End Year:
2014