Prerequisites  Math 141 (Calculus II) or equivalent. 
Textbook 

Lectures  MWF 2:00pm  2:50pm, Reckord Armory building 0126 
Instructor  Bo Li (Office hours: W 3:00pm  4:00pm, Th 11:00am  12:00am, F 4:00pm  5:00pm; Office: Math 4304; Phone: 3014055088; Email: bli@math.umd.edu). 
Homework  Assigned regularly, but not collected and graded. 
Quizzes  Closebook and closenote short quizzes will be given in class regularly. Quiz problems will be selected from assigned homework problems. The two quizzes with lowest score will be dropped. Note: neither makeup nor rescheduled quizzes will be allowed unless a proved written excuse (such as hospitalization and a family emergency) is provided sufficiently ahead of time. 
Exams 
There will be two midterm and one final, closebook and closenote exams.
The final exam will be cumulative.
Midterm exam 1: 2:00pm  2:50pm, Friday, March 10, Math 1311. Midterm exam 2: 2:00pm  2:50pm, Friday, April 21, Math 1311. Final exam: 1:30pm  3:30pm, Friday, May 19. (Exam room will be announced in class.) Note: neither makeup nor rescheduled exams will be allowed unless a proved written excuse (such as hospitalization and a family emergency) is provided sufficiently ahead of time. 
Grading  The final course grade will be determined based on the exams and homework with the following weights: final exam  40%, higher of midterm exams 1 and 2  25%, lower of midterm exams 1 and 2  20%, and quizzes  15%. The final grade will be curved. 