Text:

Fundamentals of Differential
Equations and Boundary Value Problems, 7^{th}
edition, by Nagle, Saff, and Snider. AddisonWesley, 2012. ISBN: 9780321977106 Suggested: The Student Solutions Manual 
Grading:  HW Quizzes (10%)  Best 5 of 6 (or
so). Exams (50%*)  September 16 (Thursday), October 31 (Thursday), November 26 (Tuesday). Final Exam (40%*)  Cumulative: December 17 (Tuesday) and December 19 (Thursday). 
^{ * The Final Exam grade (if higher) will replace the lowest Exam grade.}
COURSE
OUTLINE
Topic 
Chapter 
Sections 
Introduction  1 
1, 2, 3, 4 
FirstOrder
Differential Equations 
2 
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 
Mathematical
Models and Numerical Methods 
3 
1, 2, 3, 4 
Linear
SecondOrder Equations 
4 
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6,
7, 9, 10 
Introduction
to Systems and Phase Plane Analysis 
5 
1, 2 
Theory
of HigherOrder Linear Differential Equations 
6 
1, 2 
Laplace
Transforms 
7 
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6,
10 
Series
Solutions of Differential Equations 
8 
1, 2, 3 
Partial
Differential Equations* 
10 
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 
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# 
Date 
Chapter 
Section 
Page 
Suggested
Problems 
1 
9/5 
1 
1 
5 
1,
3, 5, 8, 15 
2 
9/5 
1 
2 
13 
2,
4, 5, 11, 15, 21, 23, 27 
3 
9/10 
1 
3 
21 
1,
3, 5, 7, 13, 16 
4 
9/12 
1 
4 
28 
5,
9 
5 
9/12 
2 
2 
46 
2,
4, 9, 15, 20, 23 
6 
2 
3 
54 
2,
5, 8, 9, 15, 17, 19 

7 
2 
4 
64 
25, 9, 12, 14, 17, 26  
8 
2 
5 
69 
1,
3, 7, 8, 10, 13 

9 
2 
6 
76 
1,
7, 10, 13, 16, 17, 20, 21, 24, 28, 31 

10 
3 
2 
100 
5,
6, 14, 19 

11 
3 
3 
107 
2,
7, 9 

12 
3 
4 
115 
3,
7, 9 

13 
4 
1 
157 
4,
7, 10 

14 
4 
2 
164 
4,
7, 11, 14, 15, 19, 27, 28, 37, 39, 44 

15 
4 
3 
172 
10,
11, 16, 17, 19, 22, 27, 29(c), 35 

16 
4 
4 
180 
19,
1119 odd, 22, 2731 odd, 33, 36 

17 
4 
5 
186 
3,
7, 918, 20, 27, 3135, 38, 39 

18 
4 
6 
191 
1,
3, 7, 18, 23 

19 
4 
7 
199 
9,
12, 19, 43 

20 
4 
9 
220 
1,
4, 7, 11, 16 

21 
4 
10 
227 
1,
9, 10, 12 

22 
5 
2 
249 
13,
15, 17, 20, 31 

23 
6 
1 
326 
19,
21 

24 
6 
2 
332 
13,
13, 19 

25 
7 
2 
360 
1,
4, 13, 17, 19 

26 
7 
3 
365 
1,
8, 16 

27 
7 
4 
374 
125
every other odd 

28 
7 
5 
382 
1,
7, 11, 18, 19, 28 

29 
7 
6 
390 
117
odd, 2129 odd, 33 

30 
7 
10 
413 
1, 5, 11, 14, 19  
31 
8 
1 
425 
1,
3, 8, 13, 14 

32 
8 
2 
433 
1,
5, 8(a,e,f), 11, 18, 21 

33 
8 
3 
443 
1,2,
8, 9, 11, 15, 1820, 23, 27, 31, 34 

34 
10 
1 

35 
10 
2 

36 
10 
3 

37 
10 
4 

38 
10 
5 

39 
10 
6 