# Calculus III: Differential Vector Calculus and Matrix Theory

Educator Edition

Contributor | Union College |

Course | MTH 115, Calculus 3: Differential Vector Calculus and Matrix Theory. Geometry of 3-space, differential calculus of functions of several variables, linear systems, matrices. |

Textbook | Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 10th Edition: Howard Anton, Irl Bivens, Stephen Davis, or a textbook of your choice. |

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## Audience

Intended for students who have passed a Integral Calculus course.

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## Problem Sets

- Multi-variable Functions
- Graphs of Functions \(f\colon{\bf R}^2\to{\bf R}\)
- Level Sets of Functions \(f\colon{\bf R}^2\to{\bf R}\)
- Level Surfaces of Functions \(f\colon{\bf R}^3\to{\bf R}\)
- Vectors and Vector Algebra
- Dot Products, Cross Products, Vector Projections, and Parametric Lines
- Planes in 3D and Partial Derivatives
- Directional Derivatives, Gradient Vectors, and Critical Points
- Gradient Vectors in \({\bf R}^3\), Critical Points, and Vector-valued Derivatives
- Linear Systems
- Systems of Linear Equations (optional)

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