The assignments in this course are openly licensed, and are available as-is, or can be modified to suit your students’ needs. For Calculus II, the assignments include a variety of discussion prompts, writing tasks, possible group work, and application-based activities that focus on reinforcing specific learning outcomes.

There are also Problem Sets – found here, and Flipped Classroom Assignments and Desmos Interactives – found here.

Activities Embedded in Text | |
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Activity Title |
Module Location |

A Parachutist in Free Fall | Module 1: Integration |

Engineering the Grand Canyon Skywalk | Module 2: Applications of Integration |

Laplace Transforms | Module 3: Techniques of Integration |

Logistic Equation with a Threshold Population | Module 4: Differential Equations |

Fibonacci Numbers | Module 5: Sequences and Series |

Series Converging to [latex]\pi[/latex] and [latex]\frac{1}{\pi} [/latex] | Module 5: Sequences and Series |

Proving the [latex]e[/latex] is Irrational | Module 6: Power Series |

The Witch of Agnesi | Module 7: Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates |

Travels With My Ant: The Curtate and Prolate Cycloids | Module 7: Parametric Equations and Polar Coordinates |

Subject Field Assignments – (Learning Outcome alignment is listed on each assignment) | |
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Assignment Title | Field of Study |

Differential Equations and Population Models | Biology |

Logistic Equation | Biology |

Taylor Series Approximation |
Physics |

Mass, Center of Mass | Physics |

Distributed Loads on a Beam | Engineering |

Hydrostatic Force on a Dam | Engineering |

Surplus | Economics |

Lorenz Curve | Economics |

Approximating Transcendental Functions | Computer Science |

Midpoint, Trapezoidal, and Simpson’s Rule | Computer Science |

Capstone Project Assignments – (Learning Outcome alignment is listed on each assignment) | |
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Agnesi Island Wildlife | |

Population Analysis | Part 1 |

Island Maintenance | Part 2 |

Temperature Impacts | Part 3 |

Temperature Regulation | Part 4 |

The Finale | Final Project |