WEEK #17: Tangent Planes, Functions of Many Variables,
and Vectors in R2 and R3
Goals:
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
WEEK #15:
Functions of Two Variables
Goals:
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
variables.
Note: the
WEEK #16: Level Curves, Partial Derivatives
Goals:
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
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WEEK #24: Poisson Distribution; Probability Applications
Goals:
The Poisson Distribution
Probability Applications
Textbook reading for Week #24: Study Adler Section 7.7
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Binomial Distribution Review
Question The formula for the binomial distribution