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Gradient

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In-class Content

  • QUIZ (10 min)
  • Spillover (20 min)
  • The Hillside (SGA - 20 min)
  • Visualizing Gradient (Maple/Mathematica - 15 min)
  • Finding the gradient of the potential due to a point charge at an arbitrary location using the dot product. (Lecture - 10 min)

Optional In-class content

  • Directional derivatives (lecture) (Optional)
  • Electric Field - as gradient of the potential (lecture)

Homework for Symmetries

  1. (DirectionalDerivative)

  2. (GradientPractice)

  3. (GradientPtChargeOrigin)

Homework for Symmetries

  1. (GradientPtCharge)

  2. (LineSources)

  3. (ConductorsGem235ModB)


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