Functions of 2 variables

Learning objectives

  • Master linear functions of 2 variables
  • Explore representations of functions of 2 variables with Mathematica by
    • tables
    • graphs
    • section graphs
    • contour diagrams

Before class

  • Read Hughes-Hallett sections 12.1-4.
  • Ponder problems 12.1: 1, 47; 12.2: 1,2; 12.3: 1, 5.
  • Download Mathematica onto your laptop (so we can use it in class).
  • Remember to bring your laptop to class (if you have one).

In class

On your own