### Office Hours

Room 443, in the DMF Center for Science and Mathematics (near the Rondileau Campus Center).

- Tuesday and Friday 3:30-4:30pm, and Thursday 2:00-3:00pm.

You can also drop in and ask me a question:

- Any time you find me in my office (DMF 443).

### Syllabus

- The Syllabus for Math 261. This is your source for
*course pacing*, *grading*, and some *helpful hints* on group work and studying.

**Trigonometric Review Videos**
Be

*very comfortable* with the contents of Videos #1-#5 and especially video #8

### Homework, Quizzes, and Exams

### Selected Class Handouts and Worksheets:

- Class 01 and 02: Parametric Curves
- This video shows
*(i)* how to use use trigonometry to plot a tricky parametric curve, and *(ii)* how to use trigonometric identities to find a cartesian equation for the curve. (**Note:** there is a typo at 8:40 in the video, which is fixed in the PDF notes)

### Important Textbook Information

You will need both the textbook, and *a lot * of paper for notes, homework, and scrap paper.

**Textbook:** Any version of *Calculus 2*^{nd} edition by Rogawski **except** for versions labeled "single variable".

We will **not** need the online access code, so you may purchase a used book. But *make sure* you purchase the **correct edition**. Also be sure to select fast shipping. You will need the book early in the class.