No.  Due Date  Section  Comments 
 Chapter 1  Introduction  
1.  Open Ended 
1.1  Just draw a few tangent segments. If you can install dfield8, in MATLAB that would be great. 
2.  Aug 30 (M) 
1.2  
 
1.3  No HW 
 Chapter 2 
First Order ODE  
3.  (M) 
2.1 Linear ODEs  Work out all the problems

4.  (M) 
2.2 Separable Variables 
Work out all the problems

5.  (M) 
2.3 Miscellaneous ODEs 
Solve all problems: Homogeneous and Bernoulli 
6.  None 
2.4 Examples of ODE Models 
No HW

7.  (M) 
2.5 Existence and Uniqueness of Solutions 
Solve all

8.  (M) 
2.6 Equilibrium Solutions 
Solve all

9.  (M) 
2.7 Exact Equations 
Solve all

10.  (M) 
2.8 Euler Method (Numerical) 
Solve all
(Use MS Excel or my Matlab program.)

 Chapter 3 
Second Order Linear ODE  
10.  (M) 
3.1 Introduction 
There is only one problem assigned, for 5 Points.

11.  (M) 
3.2 Homogenous Linear ODE 
None

12.  (M) 
3.3 Fundamental Set of Solutions 

13.  (M) 
3.4 Repeated roots of CE 
None

14.  (M) 
3.5 Complex roots of CE 
None

15.  (M) 
3.6 Nonhomogeneous: Method of Variation of Parameters 
None

16.  None 
3.7 Method of Undetermined Coefficients 
You experiment and try to solve some of the problems in previous section,
using this method.
Search internet for a suitable chart.

17.  None 
3.8 Elements of Particle Dynamics 
Read this section carefully. You would be asked to derive some of it, in the
Takehome part of the Exam.

 Chapter 4 
Higher Order Linear ODE  
18.  None 
4.1 General Overview of Theory 
No HW assigned.

19.  (M) 
4.2 Linear Homogeneous ODE, with constant coefficients

Included for the Exam

20.  None 
4.3 Nonhomogeneous Linear ODE 
No HW assigned.

 Chapter 5 
System of First Order ODE  
21.  NONE 
5.1 Introduction 
No Homework

22.  NONE 
5.2 Algebra of Matrices 
No Homework

23.  NONE 
5.3 Linear Systems and Eigen Values 
HW will not be collected of graded. However, there are some problems for
practice.

24.  NONE 
5.4 The Theoretical Foundation 
No Homework

25  (M) 
5.5 Homogeneous Systems with Constant Coefficients 
No additonal comment

26.  (M) 
5.6 Complex Eigenvalues 
No additonal comment

27  (M) 
5.7 Repeated Egenvalues 
No additonal comment

28.  (M) 
5.8 Nonhomogeneous Linear Systems 
Solutions are already on the site. Look at them, only when you get stuck.

 Chapter 6 
The Laplace Transform  
29.  (M) 
6.1 Definition of Laplace Transform 
Solutions are already on the site. Look at them, only when you get stuck.

30.  (M) 
6.2 Solutions of Initial Value Problems 
Solutions are already on the site. Look at them, only when you get stuck.

31.  NONE! 
6.3 Step Functions and Dirac Delta 
HW will not be collected or graded

32.  NONE! 
6.4 Systems with Discontinuous Functions

HW will not be collected or graded
