David M. McClendon Professor
Department of Mathematics
Ferris State University
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     115:  College Algebra
     116:  Algebra / Trig 1
     120:  Trigonometry
     122:  Business Analysis
     126:  Algebra / Trig 2
     130:  Pre-calculus
     216:  Applied Calculus
     220:  Calculus 1
     230:  Calculus 2
     251:  Statistics
     320:  Calculus 3
     322:  Linear Algebra
     324:  Fundamentals of Math
     330:  Differential Equations
     414:  Prob/Stat 1
     416:  Prob/Stat 2
     417:  Exam P Prep
     420:  Abstract Algebra
     430:  Real Analysis
     Game Theory
     Dynamical Systems
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 Dynamical Systems

 Recent syllabi and course calendars

          Spring 2011 syllabus [pdf]
          Spring 2011 calendar [pdf]

 Course documents

          Notes on complex numbers [pdf]

 Mathematica information and files

          Students:  obtain your copy of Mathematica by clicking here.
          Some general information about Mathematica [pdf]
          My Calc I/II quick reference guide for Mathematica [pdf]
          A guide to functions, plots and graphics in Mathematica [nb - to download nb files, right-click and save on your machine]

          Useful dynamics commands in Mathematica [nb]
          Cobweb diagrams in Mathematica [nb]
          Mathematica file on bifurcations [nb]
          Mathematica file on the logistic map [nb]
          Mathematica file for filled Julia sets [nb]
          Mathematica file plotting Julia sets via the grid algorithm [nb]
          Mathematica file for plotting Julia sets via the inverse iteration algorithm [nb]

 Old exams

          Spring 2011 Exam 1 [pdf]
          Spring 2011 Final Exam [pdf]


          FSU Math and actuarial science club

          National site of Gamma Iota Sigma (risk management and actuarial science fraternity)
          FSU chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma
          Educational Counseling and Disability Services
          Khan Academy (online math videos)