Jan 21, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

MAT 291 - Calculus II For Engineering and Science


Course Description: Topics include Reimann Sums; integrating with the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus; applications such as finding area between two curves, volume of solids of revolution, work, force, and arc length; integrating trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, logarithmic and exponential functions, integration techniques including partial fractions, integration by parts, trigonometric and table methods; evaluating improper integrals; Infinite series; Taylor and MacLauren series; convergence tests.
Prerequisite(s): Completion of MAT 290 with a C or better.
General Education Elective(s): Math all programs
Note(s): A TI - 83+ or 84+ graphing calculator is required.

Course Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate integrals analytically for a wide variety of functions, utilizing techniques such as integration by parts, trigonometric powers, trigonometric substitution, and partial fractions.
  • Apply integration to applications such as area, volume, and work.
  • Express and evaluate sequences and series explicitly and recursively.
  • Find the Taylor and Maclaurin polynomial expansions for common functions.

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