|66-121 Mathematical and Computer Applications W(3-1) [0.50]|
Application of the derivative. Taylor series and polynomial approximation. Definite integrals, inverse functions, parametric equations, polar co-ordinates, asymptotic approximations. Symbolic computation. Numerical methods in differentiation and integration. Use of a scientific programming language, symbolic algebra package, and numerical subroutine libraries. Examples from the simulation of physical phenomena.
|Prerequisites: 66-110, 66-111, 66-112.|
|Corequisites: 66-120, 66-122, (and 27-190 for majors or minors in Computing and Information Science).|
|1998-99 Undergraduate Calendar|
Last revised: May 31, 1998.