MATH2020A - Advanced Calculus II - 2014/15

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  • (Revised) course schedule [Download file]
  • The first tutorial class will be held on 4/9/2014
  • Homework is due in the box on the second floor of LSB on THURSDAY at midnight
  • Midterm is on Oct. 13, 4:30-6pm, covering material up to the 4th week. Don't miss it - there will be no make-up!
  • No tutorial session on Oct. 16.
  • There is some mistake in the proof of Archimedes' principle, i.e., the surface should be assumed to be fully submerged into the fluid. You may take a look at the tutorial note 9.
  • There is no tutorial class at 20/11/2014
  • Final exam is scheduled on Dec, 9, 3:30-5:30pm, covering Chapter 15, 16 of "Thomas' Calculus".
  • There is a small mistake on the answer of HW9#5)d) discussed at the tutorial class. You may take a look at the tutorial note 10.
  • The reference solution for the final exam is uploaded. Those who are interested in it may take a look :)

General Information


  • Zhongtao WU
    • Office: LSB 235
    • Tel: 3943 8578
    • Email:

Teaching Assistant

  • Ka-Ho WONG
    • Office: LSB 232
    • Tel: 3943 3575
    • Email:
  • Xiaohui NIU
    • Office: LSB 222A
    • Tel: 3943 3575
    • Email:

Time and Venue

  • Lecture: Mo 4:30pm - 6:15pm; Th 5:30pm - 6:15pm, LSB LT2
  • Tutorial: Th 4:30pm - 5:15pm; Th 6:30pm - 7:15pm, LSB LT2

Course Description

This is a continuation of MAT2010. The following topics will be discussed: multiple integrals, change of variables formula, vector analysis, line and surface integral, Green's Theorem, divergence theorem, and Stokes' theorem.


  • Thomas' Calculus, Multivariable (12th Edition), by Thomas, Weir, and Hass, of Pearson

Lecture Notes

Tutorial Notes


Quizzes and Exams


Assessment Scheme

Homework 10%
Midterm Exam 30%
Final Exam 60%

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Last updated: July 27, 2015 15:47:53