WEEK #17: Tangent Planes, Functions of Many Variables,
and Vectors in R2 and R3
To introduce tangent planes for functions of two variables.
To consider functions of more than two variables and their level surfaces.
To study the dierential of a f
Functions of Two Variables
To introduce functions of two variables.
To learn what is meant by the graph of a function of two variables.
To learn to visualize and even sometimes sketch the graph of a function of two
WEEK #16: Level Curves, Partial Derivatives
To learn how to use and interpret contour diagrams as a way of visualizing functions
of two variables.
To study linear functions of two variables.
To introduce the partial derivative.
To study local l
WEEK #24: Poisson Distribution; Probability Applications
The Poisson Distribution
Textbook reading for Week #24: Study Adler Section 7.7
Binomial Distribution Review
Question The formula for the binomial distribution