Math 3430 Spring 2019
Ordinary Differential Equations (ODE)
Instructor
Prof. Czubak
czubak@math.colorado.edu
Office Hours: Math 319 W 3-4, Th 4-5

Textbook
Worldwide Differential Equations with Linear Algebra by Robert McOwen
You can buy it here. Both pdf and hardcopies are available.

Syllabus

Quiz Template

HW 1: Due 1/18 Review the limit definition of the derivative; Section 1.1 Ex 1, 2;
HW 2: Due 1/25 Section 1.2 Ex 1 (Use Direction (slope) Field plotter), Ex 3;
HW 3: Due 2/1 Section 1.2 Ex 2, Section 1.3 Ex 1, 2, 3
HW 4: Due 2/8 Section 1.4 Section 1.4 Ex 1, 2 a), b), c)
HW 5: Due 2/15 Section 1.5. Ex 1, 2; Ex 3 (check only if exact)


Exam 1: Fri, Feb 22nd, in class, 9am-10am
Review HW 1-5 and Quizzes 1-5.
Section 1.5 Ex 3 (after checking exact on the last HW, now solve if exact)
More practice problems: Section 1.5 Ex 4, Section 1.6 Ex 7-9, 15-24


Supplemental materials
Direction (slope) Field plotter

Worksheet for the Existence & Uniqueness Thm

Definition of a solution for an ODE

Exact Equations Worksheet

More reading: Differential Equations and Their Applications: An Introduction to Applied Mathematics by Martin Braun (free digital copy available from the Library).