 
Summary: Engineering Mathematics III: Math 251
Section 508
Fall 2011, TR 12:452:00 in Heldenfels 109
Professor: Michael Anshelevich, Milner 326, manshel@math.tamu.edu.
Webpage: www.math.tamu.edu/manshel/m251/m251.html.
Office hours: M 23 p.m., TR 2:203:20 p.m., or by appointment.
Textbook: Stewart, Calculus: Early Vectors (Aggie Version), Brooks/Cole Publishing, hardcover,
LooseLeaf, or electronic edition. See the web page for purchasing options.
Course Description: (Credit 3) Vector algebra, calculus of functions of several variables, partial
derivatives, directional derivatives, gradient, multiple integration, line and surface integrals, Stokes'
theorem. This is a third course in calculus for engineering majors and covers most of chapters 11
through 14 of the textbook. Prerequisites are Math 152 (Calculus II) or equivalent. Credit will not
be given for more than one of MATH 221, 251 and 253.
Exams: We will have two inclass midterm exams on Thursday, October 6, and Tuesday, No
vember 1. The final exam will be on Friday, December 9, 12:302:30 p.m. If, under completely
exceptional circumstances, you need to miss one of the tests, a makeup exam will be given. Only
Universityapproved excuses will be accepted, and you have to let me know preferably in advance,
and no later than 2 days after the exam. The exams are closed book, closed notes, and calculators
are not allowed. You should bring your ID to all tests. Copies of old exams are available on the
web.
