General Calc 2 Resources
This section if for resources that will be helpful throughout the entire semester. More help with specific topics will be available in the links for each Exam.
How To Succeed in This Course
 Get in the Habit of visiting the Help Room!
The schedule will be here once it's available
 Study Systems
4 Different ways to organize your studying. These are ones that have worked well for students in the past.
Students who pick a study system and stick to it all semester tend to do much better on the cumulative final, and the other exams.
 Tips for Succeeding in This Course
(You got a copy of this with your syllabus.)
If it's important for you to get an A, B, C or whatever in this class, I recommend you read this. It's the best advice I have after a teaching Calc 2 a few times.
 Wolfram Alpha
Can answer almost any question you can ask it, limits, integrals, derivatives, plot (sketch) the curve, etc. A great way to check your work.
General Calc 2 Help
 Other Notes/Texts
 Paul's Online Calc 2 Notes.
Online Text. You can download the whole thing as an ebook or read the notes from a certain section.
From Paul Dawkins of Lamar University. (Many people like his notes.)
 Lecture Notes (Calc 1,2,3).
Example Heavy notes, indexed by topic
From Gregory L. Naber of Drexel University.
 Lerma's Calc 2 Class Notes.
A short (120 page) text covering most of the topics we'll cover
From Miguel A. Lerma at Northwestern University.
 Supplemental Notes for Calc 2.
From Colorado State University, mostly Series, Sequence, and Power Series.

Notes & Videos (Calc 1,2,3) .
Huge list of Notes, Videos, Problems, etc., Indexed by Topic.
Maintained by David Roth.
 Lecture Notes from MIT's Open Courseware (Calc 1 and 2)
Indexed by section.
 Problems and Solutions
 Video Lecture

Kahn Academy or iTunes U or even YouTube
All have all kinds of videos (etc) about calculus topics.

Video Lectures from The University of Houston.
For Calc 1 & 2, indexed by topic.

Notes & Videos (Calc 1,2,3) .
Huge list of Notes, Videos, Problems, etc., Indexed by Topic.
Maintained by David Roth.

`Mother Hen' Video Lectures.
From the University of Buffalo, uses the same text as we do. I don't know about the name, but there are video lectures of lessons as well as video lectures solving example problems.
You need a RealOne player on your computer, directions to download it are
Here
 Video Lectures (Calc 1,2)
From MIT's OpenCourseWare, look at sections 27+ for Calc 2.
 Other Calculus Resources
 Stewart Calculus: the webpage for our text.
In particular their TEC (Tools for Enriching Calculus)
has step by step hints for solving the indicated problems in our book. (Make sure to select our book "Calculus 6E")
 MathNerds.
You have to sign up, but after you do,
you can ask questions, and the Math Nerds there will get back to you with hint and guidance on your particular question.
(But they will not just do your problem for you). Getting in the habit of using this web site is one possible strategety for success in this course.
 Visual Calculus.
Tutorials and tons of drill problems from Calc 1 & 2. From University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
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