Math Websites of the week for Math 213(212) (Multi-Variable Calculus)

Each week during the semester, we will introduce one or more websites which will be useful and
fun for your Math 213 course.

General Links:

Math Archive:

The Connected Curriculum Project - Montana State University
Georgia Tech Vector Calculus Home Page
Harvey Mudd College Mathematics Tutorials
Math 2507 online notes
World Web Math - Vector Calculus (MIT)
Multivariate Calculus With Maple (University of Albany)
Multivariable Calculus Online (East Tennessee State University)

Week 0: If you need to do some calculus calculation, you will find this website helpful

               Mathematical Toolkit developed in Vanderbilt University.
               The link for the whole project is  MathServ
               and you will mostly use Calculus Toolkit
                    Definite Integral
                    Numerical Integration
                    (midpoint, trapezoid, and Simpson)
                       Calculate partial fraction of a rational function

Week 1:   Dot Product Java Applet                                                                    
              Dot Products and Projections
              Cross Product
              The Algebra and Geometry of Euclidean Space
              Dot Product
              Cross product

Week 2Equations of Lines and Planes
             Vector Functions
             Tangent Vector, and Arc Length
             Velocity and Acceleration
             Vector Functions

Week 3: Kepler's laws
             Kepler's laws
             Kepler's Laws
             Kepler's Laws
             Kepler's Laws
             Orbital Mechanics 101
             Historical Background of Newton's Principia and Kepler's law
             The PRINCIPIA, by Issac Newton

Week 4:

Week 5: Directional Derivative Applet

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Week 12:

Created by Junping Shi, August 26th, 2003
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