Multivariable Calculus with Theory

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How many saddle points can you find on a squirrel? And if he is eating a bagel? (Image courtesy of Anna Lachowska.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

18.024

As Taught In

Spring 2011

Level

Undergraduate

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Course Features

Course Highlights

This is the second course in a two-part sequence on Calculus with Theory, 18.014 and 18.024. The course is taught using the textbook by T. Apostol, "Calculus" Vol. I Second Edition (1967) and the additional course notes by James Raymond Munkres, Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus.

Course Description

This course is a continuation of 18.014. It covers the same material as 18.02 (Multivariable Calculus), but at a deeper level, emphasizing careful reasoning and understanding of proofs. There is considerable emphasis on linear algebra and vector integral calculus.

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Breiner, Christine. 18.024 Multivariable Calculus with Theory, Spring 2011. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mathematics/18-024-multivariable-calculus-with-theory-spring-2011 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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