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Topics include improper integrals and an introductin to indeterminate forms. (Special Guest Lecturer: Dr. John Goulet)
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More about indeterminate forms.
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Improper integrals and Quiz #1.
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You can approximate just about any function with a polynomial.
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that I used during lecture.)
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The main topic is numerical integration. The methods discussed are the Trapezoidal Rule (which uses trapezoids...) and Simpson's Rule (which doesn't use Simpsons).
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The main topic is solving things. The methods discussed are the bisection method (slow and steady), Newton's method (super fast), and the fixed point method (a miracle that it works at all.)
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The main topics are error estimates for Newton and fixed point methods and an introduction to convergence (precise definitions) for sequences of numbers.
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