## Math 3141 (Advanced Calculus I) – Fall 2017

** **

**Instructor: **Brian
Rider, Wachman
608, E-mail: * firstname.lastname@temple.edu *

**Class** meets Tuesdays and Thursdays
12:30
- 1:50 in 527 Wachman Hall.

**Office Hours** are Tuesdays 11:00 - 12:30 and
Thursdays 2:00 - 3:30.

**Recitation**: There is a weekly recitation section on Wednesdays
8:00am - 8:50am in 10 Wachman Hall. The instructor is Abhijit Biswas.

**The book we will follow** is "Elementary Classical Analysis
(2nd Edition)", by J. Marsden and M. Hoffman. We'll aim to cover the
first four chapters.

**Your grade** will be comprised of (more or less) weekly problem sets
(20%), two in-class midterms (25% each, October 12
and November 14), and a final (30%, which is set for December 14, 10:30-12:30).

(Note: Test 2 has been moved to Tuesday, Nov 14)

**What the class ** is all about. Your garden variety first semester course in
real analysis. Topics include the point-set topology of Euclidean spaces,
rigorous notions of completeness, sequences and their limits, limits of
real-valued functions, continuity, and differentiability.

**The "official" syllabus ** can be found
through this
link. (This is where you can find all the potentially relevant university policies.)

**Schedule** of topics (i.e., where we are in the text) which I'll
update
as we go can be found here
here.

**Problem sets** will be posted below this line, due in class Thursdays.

** PS1 ** due 9/7.

** PS2 ** due 9/14.

** PS3 ** due 9/21.

** PS4 ** due 9/28.

**PS5 ** due 10/5.

**PS6 ** due 10/19.

**PS7** due 10/26.

**PS8** due 11/2.

**PS9** due 11/9.

**PS10** due 11/30.

**PS11** due 12/7.