### Course Syllabus (PDF file)

### Course Syllabus (Web page)

Final Exam and Final Course grades arranged by 3-digit randomly-assigned private ID number

Assignment1 (Due Jan. 18)

Assignment2 (Due Jan. 25)

Assignment3 (Due Jan. 25)

Assignment4 (Due Feb. 1)

Assignment5 (Due Feb. 8)

Assignment6 (Due Feb. 15)

Computer Project #1 (Due Feb. 22)

Assignment7 (Due Feb. 22)

Assignment8 (Due Feb. 22)

Assignment9 (Due March 1)

Assignment10 (Due March 1)

Computer Project #2 (Due March 17 in TA's mailbox by 5PM) (pdf file - NOTE THIS IS A REVISED VERSION OF THE PROJECT - do this one not the earlier posted one) Maple Worksheet Example for Project 2 (Maple worksheet for Maple 9 - this example may be followed to do this project - you will need to revise a few of the definitions in the worksheet. Save this as a .mw file on your computer and Maple should read it OK)

Assignment11 (Due March 8)

Assignment12 (Due March 8)

Assignment13 (Due March 15) Note: Exam 2 will not cover problems from this section

Assignment14 (Due March 29) Note: Exam 2 will not cover problems from this section

Assignment15 (Due March 29)

Assignment16 (Due April 5)

Assignment17 (Due April 5)

Assignment18 (Due April 12)

Assignment19 (Due April 12)

Assignment20 (Due April 19)

Assignment21 (Due April 19)

Assignment22 (Due April 26)

Assignment23 (Due April 26)

** Grade Results **

Exam 1 Summary

Exam 2 Summary

Exam 3 Summary

** MAPLE Files **

Quick Intro to Maple (Maple Worksheet)

Maple 9.5 Student Edition Purchase site Students in this class can order their own personal copy of Maple from this site at a discount using Course Name: Math 152 L. Gross - if you wish to do so the cost is $75.00 (download only) and the product is yours to keep. You will need a confidential Promotion Code to order this - see Dr. Gross to obtain this. If you do this you may keep the copy after the class - the license does not expire. However, with your UT NetId you can also download a free copy of Maple 9.5 - the full version - to your personal machine. This license will expire (the program will cease to work) at the end of the semester. UT OIT Software download site for Maple (Windows only)

Maple Intro page from UT Engineering College (Web page)

Maple Home Page - Student Center (Web page)

Maple applications in Biology from Waterloo Maple (Web page)

Matt Miller's collection of Maple worksheets in biology from Univ of South Carolina (Web page)

** Some Lecture notes **

Introduction to Calculus in Biology

Introduction to First Derivative Test

Maximization, Optimization and Evolution: Introductory notes on the use of calculus to solve maximization problems in biology.

Introduction to antiderivatives in application to biology

** References cited in lectures **

List of papers mentioned in lectures as examples of applications of math to life sciences

** Tutorial help **

Math Department Tutorial Center Home page

Registration form for UTK Library Workshops including ones on the Web of Science and Biological Abstracts use

** Web resources related to mathematics and biology **

Society for Mathematical Biology

Modules applying elementary mathematics to various topics in Geberal Biology

Resources for Mathematics Education for Biology Students

UTK Mathematical Life Sciences Page for Education

How does Biology affect Mathematics? (Essay for Mathematics Awareness Month Home Page)

Mathematics and Ecology (Essay for Mathematics Awareness Month Home Page)

Exercises in Data Analysis - use of means, variances, histograms in analyzing body parts, peas in pods, etc. from Joel Levine and Thomas B. Roos at Dartmouth