Math. 301-02, Summer, 2005 Hints for the Exams

Instructor: R. Baker Kearfott, Department of Mathematics, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
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This page will change throughout the semester.

/ The first exam / The Second Exam / The Third Exam / The Fourth Exam / The Final Exam

Note:  Previously given exams are available below in PDF format.

The first exam
The first exam will be on Wednesday, June 15, during the second part of the class (after the break).  It will cover through section 7.4 of the text (algebraic identities and trigonometric substitutions).  To study, make sure you have done all of the problrems in the syllabus.  Also, it may be useful to review exams I have given the previous times I have taught the course.

PDF copy of the first exam
Answers to the first exam

The second exam
The second exam will be on Wednesday, June 29, during the second part of the class.  It will cover from section 7.7 through section 8.3 of the text.  (The section on numerical techniques will not be covered on this exam, but will be covered on the final exam.)
PDF copy of the second exam
Answers to the second exam

The third exam
The third exam will be on Wednesday, July 13.  Since the exam is somewhat more lengthy, we will start at 8:00 AM, and you will be allowed the full two hours.  (There will be no break.) A scientific calculator will be useful.  Be prepared to do the following:

PDF copy of the third exam
Answers to the third exam

The fourth exam
The fourth exam with be on Monday, July 25.  It will start at 8:30 (after a short discussion period at 8:00).  There will be no break.  The exam will cover everything we covered in class on Taylor polynomials and Taylor series.

PDF copy of the fourth exam
Answers to the fourth exam

The final exam
  The final exam will be on Saturday, July 30, 2005, 7:30AM to 10:00AM.  Be able to do the following: