Math 360 - Advanced Caculus
Fall 2005

Instructor: Tong Liu

Office: DRL 4C3
Office hours: T R 3-4PM, or by appointment
Telephone: (215) 898-8475
Email address:
Lectures: T R 1:30-3PM in DRL 4C6

Teaching Assistant: Stefano Guerra.

Office: DRL 4E11
Office hours: T R 12:30-1:30pm .
Email address:
Lab Sessions: T or R 6:30-8:30PM in DRL 4C6


Sep. 8th,
  • If you have any holidays to confict the date of midterm, please contact me as soon as possible.
  • I have put the text book on reserve in the Math-Physics/Astronomy-Library.
    Sep. 27th,
  • I have decided one extra grading rule for extra credit question: No partial credits. You will get one extra credit if a complete argument are provided.

    Oct. 7th,
  • You may bring an A4 paper with two sides to the midterm exam.

    Nov. 28th,
    Final exam has been scheduled on Thursday, 12/15 12-2pm at SH-DH 1201.

    Course Guide

    Calculus  III (Math 240).

    Jerrold E. Marsden and Michael J. Hoffman: Elementary Classical Analysis, 2nd edition.
    Homework will be mostly taken out of this book, and it will serve as the main reference for the lectures.

    Syllabus for Math 360: 
    Chapter 1 to Chapter 5.

    Homework is an extremely important part of this course. Homework problems will be posted on this page every Tuesday. They should be turned in to the class on Tuesday of the following week. There will be about 6 to 8 problems each week. Extra credit problems will be available sometimes.
    You may work together in small groups of your own choosing on these problems, although each student's write-up should be his/her own. On each assignment you hand in, write down the names of anyone you collaborated with.

    Laboratory Sessions:
    Laboratory sessions are scheduled every week on Tuesday or Thursay evening, 6:30-8:30PM, room DRLB 4C6. Mr. Guerra will hold sessions devoted to PAST problem sets. Attendance at weekly labs is mandatory.

    There will be a midterm exam and a final exam, the latter will be cumulative. The Midterm Exam is scheduled in class for Thursady, October 13th, 2005.

    Filnal Exam:
    Final exam has been scheduled on Thursday, 12/15 12-2pm at SH-DH 1201.

    Approximate Grading Weights:
    40% -- Homework (written performance and presentation in labs)
    25% -- Midterm exam
    35% -- Final exam
    Participating in class and working on extra credit problems will help improve your grade.

    Homework, handouts, etc

    Late work will NOT be accepted. Exception: illness or other serious and verifiable reasons.

    You can check your homework grades here:

    Sep. 3rd, 2005