- TERM TEST 2: Thursday 31 Oct, 9:00 in K303
Venue: Knowledge Centre, room K303 (right next to our tut venue).
The test covers the second half of the work, i.e. lectures 21 to 35. Tutorials and computer assignments are also important. Please remember your calculator.
This test counts 25% of your final mark for AM244.
UPDATED LIST OF MARKS, with everything except Term Test 2.
TT = tut-test, RO = computer assignment, RT = computer test, KT = term test.
|1||1.1, 1.2, 2.1||introduction, definitions, initial value problems, direction fields|
|2||2.2, 2.3, 2.6||separable variables, integration factors, numerical methods|
|3||3.1||linear models (1)|
|4||3.1, 3.2||linear models (2), nonlinear models (1)|
|5||3.2, 3.3||nonlinear models (2), systems of 1st-order DEs|
|6||4.1, 4.3||higher-order homogeneous linear DEs|
|7||4.4, 4.9||non-homogeneous linear DEs, solving linear systems|
|9||5.3||nonlinear springs, pendulum, hanging cable|
|10||7.1, 7.2, 7.6||solving DEs with the Laplace transform|
|11||8.2, 10.1||diagonalization, introduction to autonomous systems|
|12||10.2, 10.3||stability of linear and non-linear autonomous systems|
|13||10.4||models of autonomous systems, revision|
**Topics covered in class are not necessarily limited to those listed here.