These Labs refer to the textbook

Calculus/Early Transcendentals, 7th Ed., by J. Stewart.

Lab 1 (goes with Secs. 12.1 -- 12.4)

Part 1: Review, and Parametric plots in 2D and 3D (no exercises)

Part 2: Parametric plots of ellipses and hyperbolas (this part is to be submitted for grading)

Solution

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Lab 2 (goes with Sec. 12.5)

Basic vector operations, and equations of planes

Solution

Lab 3 (goes with Sec. 12.6)

Trace plots of quadric surfaces

Solution

Lab 4 (goes with Secs. 14.1--14.3)

Contour plots, and discontinuous mixed partial derivatives

Same lab with improved (hopefully) instructions for Ex. 2.

The essential changes pertain to the Example before Exercise 2 and for some parts of Exercise 2. These changes are highlighted by a pink background. (There are some other minor cosmetic changes, but you should not pay attention to them.) So, I want you to re-examine your answers to Ex. 2 based on those changes (really, they are not changes, but clarifications of what I want you to do).

DO NOT RE-TYPE YOUR ANSWERS INTO THIS NEW LAB!

USE THE ORIGINAL LAB, BUT JUST KEEP IN MIND THOSE IMPROVED DIRECTIONS WHEN ANSWERING THE LAB'S QUESTIONS.

Solution

Lab 5 (goes with Secs. 14.6, 14.7)

Finding extrema of a function

Solution

Lab 6 (goes with Sec. 14.8, which was not covered in class)

Introduction to Lagrange multipliers

Solution

Lab 7 (goes with Secs. 15.10 and 16.6)

Parametric surfaces and their animation

Solution

Last updated: November 2013