Course: Math 251 Section 1
Instructor: Prof. Joe Borzellino
Time: M 10:0011:50am, WF 10:0010:50am 121W Smith
Office Hours: MWF 2:002:50pm (or by appointment) in 101F Eiche
Phone: 9495693 or 9495816
Text: Boyce & DiPrima, Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems, 3th ed.
Chapters Covered: 16,8,10
Your grade for the course will be determined by a cumulative point total weighted as follows:
Midterm 1 25%
Midterm 2 25%
Final Exam 30%
Important: YOU MUST TAKE THE FINAL EXAM TO PASS THE CLASS!
The dates for the midterms are as follows:
Midterm 1: Wednesday, February 16
Midterm 2: Wednesday, March 29
Final Exam: Wednesday, May 3, 8:00am-9:50am.
NOTE: All exams and quizzes are CLOSED book. Calculators, notes and books will not be allowed. There are NO makeup exams. If an emergency situation arises which will cause you to miss an exam or quiz, you must contact me BEFORE the exam or quiz is given. Academic dishonesty will not be tolerated. Possible penalties include a failing grade for the course.
Homework and Quizzes: On Wednesdays, a 1520 minute quiz will be given. The quiz will cover material covered in class recently. Homework will be assigned but not collected. Homework that is assigned is representative of the types of problems that will appear on quizzes and exams. The remainder of Wednesdays class will be used to go over homework and answer your questions.
Other Dates to Remember:
March 610 Fall Break (MondayFriday)
April 7 Late Drop Deadline (Friday)