MAT4317 Numerical Analysis



Date Topics Assignments Notes
8-20 Introduction and class administratives. Familiar with the course resources, rules, grading, etc. * Official Matlab Website
* Textbook Reference page
* Matlab 2D Plot Reference Page
* Formulas of Calculus
8-28 Chapter 1 page 9: #2(b), #3(b) page 19: #8, #9(a), #12 Due: 9/4 before class
9-7 Chapter 3 p77 #1(b) and #13 p88 #1 and #6 (need graphing for #6) p96 #1 Only work on #1(b) of Section 3.1 Due: 9/11
9-11 Chapter 4 p131 #1; p132 #2 plus use Newton's Divided Difference Method to find P2(x);
p136 #25;
p137 #33 You can also use mathematical induction method for this problem. Due: 9/18
9-20 Exam I Covers Chapters 1, 3, and 4. Open book/notes (paper). Calculators are allowed.
9-21 Statistic Simulation of Integration Write Matlab program to find the integration given in the handout using statistical simulation method. Study the examples first. Due: 10/2 (Turn in printouts of matlab program and graph) Handouts for finding Pi
Screen shot of simulation
Matlab program
9-27 Chapter 5 p200 #1, #2(b), #3(b); p241 #1(a), #2, #3. Due: 10/9
10-11 Chapter 8 p378 #1(b),(d); #2(b),(d); #3(b), #4(a). Due: 10/18
10-17 Chapter 8 p385 #1(e); p405 #3, #4, #10. Due: 10/25
10-30 Exam II Covers Chapters 5 and 8. Open book/notes (paper). Calculators are allowed.