AMS 11B Mathematical Methods for Economists II, Spring 2019
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Midterm Exam with Solution

Additional Discussion Sections (in finals week):
 Tuesday, Jun 11, 12:001:00pm at BE 372
 Tuesday, Jun 11, 3:204:20pm at Earth & Marine Sciences B210
 Wednesday, Jun 12, 12:001:00pm at Earth & Marine Sciences B210
 Wednesday, Jun 12, 4:005:00pm at Earth & Marine Sciences B214
 Lecture Schedule and Homework Assignments

Complete each assignment by due date and check with posted solutions.

Week 1 (04/02, 04/04)
Solution of Homework #1

Week 2 (04/09, 04/11)
Solution of Homework #2

Week 3 (04/16, 04/18)
Solution of Homework #3

Week 4 (04/23, 04/25)
Solution of Homework #4

Week 5 (04/30, 05/02)
Solution of Homework #5

Week 6 (05/07, 05/09)
Solution of Homework #6
Midterm Exam with Solution

Week 7 (05/14, 05/16)
Solution of Homework #7

Week 8 (05/21, 05/23)
Solution of Homework #8

Week 9 (05/28, 05/30)
Solution of Homework #9

Week 10 (06/04, 06/06)
 Course description:

Mathematical tools and reasoning, with applications to economics.
Topics are drawn from multivariable differential calculus and single
variable integral calculus, and include partial derivatives,
linear and quadratic approximation, optimization with and without
constraints, Lagrange multipliers, definite and indefinite integrals,
and elementary differential equations.
 Lectures: TuTh 7:108:45PM at JBE 101 (Auditorium)
 Instructor: Hongyun Wang (email: hongwang@soe.ucsc.edu)
 Office hours: Monday 9:00am11:00am at BE 369 (office)
or at BE 358 (conference room)
 Discussion Sections (starting in the week of 04/08/2019):
 Section A: Wednesday 5:206:25pm at Earth & Marine Sciences B210
 Section B: Wednesday 6:407:45pm at Earth & Marine Sciences B210
 Section C: Tuesday 3:204:25pm at Earth & Marine Sciences B210
 Section D: Monday 12:001:05pm at Earth & Marine Sciences B210

TA for Sections B & D: Jacob Noone Wade (email: jnoonewa@ucsc.edu)

Office hours: Wednesday 1pm3pm at E2 586

TA for Sections A and C: Yuanran Zhu (email: yzhu22@ucsc.edu)

Office hours: Thursday 2pm4pm at BE 119
 Textbook:
 Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Business, Economics,
and the Life and Social Sciences,
by Haeussler, Paul and Wood, 13th edition, Pearson 2010
 Grading policy:
The higher one of
 (Midterm, 40%) + (Final, 60%)
 OR (Final, 100%)
 Important Dates:
 Midterm Exam: Tuesday 05/07/2019, in class (7:108:45pm)
 Final Exam: Thursday 06/13/2019, 7:309:30pm.