David M. McClendon Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
Ferris State University
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     120:  Trigonometry
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     130:  Pre-calculus
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     324:  Fundamentals of Math
     330:  Differential Equations
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     420:  Abstract Algebra
     430:  Real Analysis
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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]


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