Calculus 3

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Course Description: 
MATH&163 is the third course of the standard calculus sequence. Content includes: parametric equations; polar coordinates; vectors and the geometry of space; analysis of vector functions; differentiation in several variables; and multiple integration. Applications are taken from the natural and social sciences, and engineering. 5 lecture hours. Satisfies quantitative skills requirement, science distribution area F requirement or specified elective for the AA degree.
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Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in MATH& 152.
Course Outcomes: 
  • Solve problems involving parametric and polar equations, and the geometry of 3-dimensional space
  • Calculus of Vector Functions of a single variable
  • Basic Calculus of Functions of 2 or more variables