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Correlation list of 2nd and 3rd edition problem numbers

for problems which appear in both editions, to


accompany Mathematical Methods in the Physical
Sciences, 3rd edition
Mary L. Boas
June, 2005

Note: In most chapters just the section number and problem number are
given. However, in some chapters 2nd edition problems were in a different
chapter, and in that case the complete 2nd edition reference is given, chapter,
section, problem number.
Chapter 1
3rd edition
1.11.6
1.7
1.8
1.91.11
1.121.13
1.141.16
Sections 2, 4
Section 5
6.16.3
6.4

Chapter 1
2nd edition
same
1.9
1.10
new
same
new
new
same
same
new

3rd edition
6.56.37
Section 7
9.19.21
9.22
10.110.25
Section 12
13.113.4
13.5
13.6
13.7

2nd edition
same
same
same
new
same
same
new
13.1
13.4
13.5

Chapter 1

Chapter 1
3rd edition
13.8
13.9
13.10
13.11
13.12
13.13
13.14
13.15
13.16
13.17
13.18
13.19
13.20
13.21
13.22
13.23
13.24
13.25
13.26
13.27
13.28
13.29
13.30
13.31
13.32
13.33
13.34
13.35
13.36
13.37
13.38
13.39
13.40
13.41

3rd edition
13.42
13.43
13.44
14.1
14.2 a, b
14.2 c
14.314.8
14.9
14.1014.13
15.1
15.2
15.3
15.4
15.515.6
15.7
15.8
15.9
15.10
15.11
15.12
15.13
15.1415.22
15.23 a
15.23 b
15.23 c
15.23 d
15.24 a
15.24 b
15.24 c
15.24 d
15.24 e
15.24 f
15.2515.26
15.27

2nd edition
13.9
13.10
13.13
13.14
13.17
13.18
13.19
13.20
13.21
13.22
13.30
13.32
13.2
13.3
13.6
13.7
13.8
13.11
13.12
13.15
13.16
13.23
13.24
13.25
13.26
13.27
13.28
13.29
13.31
13.33
13.34
13.35
13.36
13.37

2nd edition
13.38
13.39
13.40
same
new
14.2
same
revised
same
revised
new
revised
new
revised
same
15.12
15.13
15.14
15.15
15.16
15.17
new
15.18
15.19
15.20
15.21
15.23 b
15.23 c
15.23 d
15.24 a
15.24 b
15.24 c
same
revised

Chapter 1
3rd edition
15.2815.33
16.1
16.216.25
16.29
16.3016.31

Chapter 3
2nd edition
same
revised
same
16.33
new

3rd edition
2.4
2.5
2.6
2.7
2.8
2.9
2.10
2.11
2.12
2.13
2.14
2.15
2.16
2.17
2.18
3.13.14
3.15
3.16
3.17
3.18
Sections 4-5
6.1
6.26.3
6.46.6
6.7
6.8
6.9
6.10
6.11
6.12
6.13
6.14
6.15
6.16

Chapter 2
3rd edition
Sections 49
10.110.32
10.33
11.111.5
11.611.7
11.811.9
11.10
11.1111.18
12.112.19
12.2012.22
12.2312.27
12.28
12.2912.34
12.35
12.36
12.3712.38
14.114.24
14.25
Section 15
16.116.12
16.13
Section 17

2nd edition
same
same
new
same
new
same
new
same
same
revised
same
new
same
new
same
new
same
new
same
same
new
same
Chapter 3

3rd edition
2.12.2
2.3

2nd edition
new
2.2

2nd edition
8.2
new
8.1
8.3
8.4
8.5
8.10
2.7
2.8
8.9
8.15
8.21
8.22
8.23
8.24
same
new
same
3.19
same
same
new
revised
same
6.13 a
6.13 b
9.1
9.2
6.16
6.17
6.18
6.19
6.20
6.21

Chapter 3

Chapter 3
3rd edition
6.17
6.18
6.19
6.20
6.21
6.22
6.23
6.24
6.25
6.266.32
7.17.12
7.13 a
7.13 b
7.147.17
7.187.35
8.1
8.2
8.3
8.4
8.5
8.6
8.7
8.8
8.9
8.10
8.11
8.128.15
8.16
8.17
8.18
8.19
8.20
8.21
8.22

3rd edition
8.238.24
8.25
8.26
8.27
8.28
9.19.2
9.39.4
9.5
9.6
9.79.8
9.9
9.109.13
9.14
9.15 a
9.15 b, c
9.16
9.17
9.18
9.19 a
9.19 b
9.19 c
9.209.25
10.1 a, b
10.1 c
10.210.6
10.7
10.810.10
11.1
11.2
11.3
11.411.8
11.911.10
11.1111.35
11.3611.40

2nd edition
6.22
6.23 revised
6.24
6.25
6.26
6.27
6.28
6.30
6.8
new
same
7.13
new
same
new
8.26
8.27
8.28
8.29
8.39
8.40
8.41
8.34
8.35
8.36
8.37
new
8.33 revised
8.6
same
8.8
8.11
8.31
8.32

2nd edition
new
8.30
8.12
8.14
8.16
new
same
10.1.3
same
new
3.9.14
same
10.1.1
3.9.15
new
same
new
10.1.2
10.15.25
new
10.1.5
new
10.3.4 a, b
new
new
10.3.9
new
10.4.1
10.4.2
10.4.36
10.4.410.4.8
new
10.4.1110.4.35
new

Chapter 4

Chapter 3
3rd edition
11.41
11.42
11.4311.62
12.112.7
12.812.13
12.14
12.15
12.1612.19
Sections 1314
15.115.8
15.9
15.10
15.11
15.12
15.13
15.14
15.15
15.16
15.17
15.18
15.19
15.20
15.21
15.22
15.23
15.24
15.25
15.26
15.27
15.28
15.29
15.30
15.31
15.32
15.3315.38

3rd edition
Sections 13
4.1
4.2
4.34.16
4.17
Sections 56
7.17.24
7.25 a, b
7.25 c
7.267.28
8.18.16
8.17 a
8.17 b, c
Section 9
10.110.13
10.14
11.111.11
11.1211.13
Sections 1213

2nd edition
10.15.35
10.15.36
new
10.5.110.5.7
new
10.5.11
10.5.12
new
new
3.10.113.10.18
3.6.14
3.6.15
3.10.21
3.10.22
3.10.23
3.6.10
3.10.19
3.10.20
new
10.15.1
10.15.2
10.15.3
10.15.4
10.15.5
10.15.6
10.15.7
10.15.8
10.15.9
10.15.10
10.15.11
10.15.12
10.15.13
10.15.14
10.15.15
new

2nd edition
same
same
revised
same
new
same
same
7.25
new
same
same
8.17
new
same
same
10.15
same
new
same
Chapter 5

3rd edition
Section 1
Section 2
3.1 to 3.31
3.32, 3.33
4.1, 4.2
4.3
4.4 a
4.4 b
4.4 c
4.4 d
4.4 e
4.54.28
Sections 56

2nd edition
new
same
same
new
revised
same
4.4 b
4.4 d
4.4 e
4.4 a
4.4 c
same
same

Chapter 6
3rd edition
3.13.11
3.12 a
3.12 b
3.133.20
Section 4
6.1 to 6.20
6.21
Sections 78
9.1
9.29.12
Section 10
11.111.16
11.17
11.1811.22
Section 12

Chapter 7
2nd edition
same
3.12
new
same
same
same
new
same
new
same
same
same
revised
same
same

3rd edition
8.9
8.108.14
8.15
8.168.20
8.21
9.19.15
9.16
9.179.24
9.259.27
Section 10
11.111.10
11.11
12.112.30
12.31
12.32
12.33
12.34
12.35
12.36
13.113.14
13.15
13.16
13.17
13.18
13.19
13.20
13.21
13.22
13.23

Chapter 7
3rd edition
2.12.17
2.182.20
2.212.25
3.1 to 3.7
3.8
Section 4
5.15.8
5.95.10
5.115.13
6.16.8
6.96.10
6.11
6.126.15
7.17.8
7.97.10
7.117.13
8.18.8

2nd edition
same
revised
same
same
3.9
same
same
new
same
same
new
same
new
same
new
same
same

2nd edition
new
same
new
same
8.9
same
new
same
new
same
same
new
15.4.115.4.30
15.5.20
15.5.21
15.5.22
15.5.23
15.5.24
15.5.25
7.12.17.12.14
15.10.10
15.10.11
15.10.12
15.10.14
15.10.17
15.10.20
15.10.21
15.10.22
15.10.19 a
Chapter 8

3rd edition
Section 1
2.1 to 2.10
2.11, 2.12

2nd edition
same
same
new

Chapter 8

Chapter 8
3rd edition
2.13
2.142.15
2.16
2.172.35
3.13.5
3.6
3.73.23
4.14.20
4.214.26
5.15.38
5.39
5.40
Section 6
7.1
7.27.14
7.15
7.16 a
7.16 b
7.16 c, d
7.177.22
7.23
7.24
7.25
7.26
7.27
7.28
7.29
7.30
8.1
8.28.27
9.19.42
10.110.19
11.1
11.211.4

3rd edition
11.5
11.611.12
11.1311.25
12.112.7
12.8
12.912.13
12.14 a
12.14 b
12.1512.18
13.113.37
13.38
13.39
13.40
13.41
13.42
13.43
13.44
13.45
13.46
13.47
13.48

2nd edition
same
new
revised
same
same
new
same
same
new
same
new
same
same
revised
same
new
7.15
7.19
new
new
7.21
new
12.21.22
12.21.23
12.21.17
12.21.21
12.21.9
12.21.12
15.2.1 revised
15.2.215.2.27
15.3.115.3.42
15.5.115.5.19
15.7.1 revised
15.7.215.7.4

2nd edition
15.7.5 revised
15.7.615.7.12
new
15.8.115.8.7
new
15.8.915.8.13
15.8.14 revised
new
15.8.1515.8.18 revised
8.8.18.8.37
15.10.1
15.10.2
15.10.4
15.10.5
15.10.6
15.10.7
15.10.8
15.10.15
15.10.16
15.10.23
15.10.24
Chapter 9

3rd edition
Section 1
2.12.7
2.82.10
Section 3
4.1
4.24.7
5.1a
5.1 b, c
5.25.11
5.125.18

2nd edition
same
same
new
same
new
same
5.1
new
same
new

Chapter 9
3rd edition
5.19
5.20
5.215.25
6.16.6
6.7
Section 8

Chapter 11
2nd edition
10.5.13
10.5.14
new
same
new
same

3rd edition
3.2 to 3.7
3.8
3.93.11
3.123.15
3.163.17
5.15.3
5.4
5.5
5.6
5.7
Sections 68
9.19.4
9.59.6
10.1
10.210.7
11.111.3
11.411.5
11.6
11.7
11.8
11.9
11.10
12.1
12.212.13
12.1412.17
12.18
12.1912.20
12.21
12.2212.23
12.2412.25
13.113.4
13.513.6
13.7
13.8
13.913.10

Chapter 10
3rd edition
2.1
2.2, 2.3
2.4
2.5 to 2.8
Sections 37
8.18.2
8.38.14
8.15
Section 9
10.1
10.2
10.310.18
11.111.4
11.5
11.6
11.7
11.8
11.9
11.10
11.11
11.1211.13

2nd edition
11.2
new
11.1 revised
new
new
revised
same
new
same
new
13.2
new
new
15.16
15.18
15.20
15.22
13.13
new
13.12
new
Chapter 11

3rd edition
Section 2
3.1

2nd edition
same
same

2nd edition
new
revised
new
revised
same
new
5.1
5.2
5.3
15.2.1
same
same
new
same
new
revised
same
revised
new
revised
same
new
revised
new
same
new
same
revised
same
new
same
new
same
new
same

Chapter 12

Chapter 11
3rd edition
13.11
13.1213.13
13.14
13.1513.22
13.2313.25

3rd edition
17.7 a
17.7 b
17.8
17.9
17.10
17.11
17.1217.16
Sections 1819
20.120.10
20.1120.20
21.1
21.2
21.3
21.4
21.5
21.6
21.7
21.8
21.9
21.10
22.122.28
22.2922.30
23.123.16
23.17
23.18 a
23.18 b
23.1923.26
23.2723.30

2nd edition
new
same
new
same
revised
Chapter 12

3rd edition
1.1
1.2
1.3
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.7
1.8
1.9
1.10
2.12.2
2.32.4
Sections 37
8.18.6
8.7
Sections 913
Section 14
15.115.5
15.6
15.7 a
15.7 b
15.8
15.9
16.116.13
16.1416.17
17.117.3
17.4
17.517.6

2nd edition
1.3
1.7
new
1.1
new
1.5
1.8
1.15
1.16
1.17
same
new
same
same
new
same
new
same
revised
15.7
new
same
new
same
new
same
new
same

2nd edition
17.7
new
new
same
new
same
same
same
same
new
21.6
21.9
21.10
new
21.12
21.13
21.14
21.15
21.16
new
same
new
same
new
23.18
new
same
new

Chapter 13
3rd edition
1.1
1.2 a
1.2 b
1.31.4
Section 2
9

2nd edition
same
1.2
new
same
same

3rd edition
3.13.10
3.113.12
4.14.9
4.104.14
5.1 a
5.1 b
5.2 a
5.2 b
5.3 a
5.3 b
5.45.15
6.1 a
6.1 b
6.26.5
6.66.8
7.17.16
7.177.22
8.18.5
8.6
8.7
8.8
8.9
9.19.7
10.110.27
10.28

Chapter 13
2nd edition
same
new
same
new
5.1
new
5.2
new
5.3
new
same
6.1
new
same
new
same
new
same
15.8.19
15.8.20
15.8.21
15.8.22
15.9.1 to 15.9.7
13.9.1 to 13.9.27
15.10.25

Chapter 14
3rd edition
7.58
7.59
7.60
7.61
7.62
7.63
7.64
7.65
7.66
Sections 810
11.111.39
11.4011.41
Chapter 15
3rd edition
1.1
1.21.10
2.1
2.22.10
2.112.18
2.19
3.13.23
4.14.4
4.5
4.64.8
4.9
4.104.21
4.224.23
5.15.17
6.16.8
6.9
6.10
6.11
6.126.16
7.17.8

Chapter 14
3rd edition
Sections 15
6.16.36
6.37
7.17.54
7.55
7.56
7.57

2nd edition
15.6.4
15.6.5
15.6.6
15.6.7
15.6.8
15.6.9
15.6.10
15.6.11
new
same
same
new

2nd edition
same
same
new
same
15.6.1
15.6.2
15.6.3

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2nd edition
new
16.1.216.1.10
new
16.2.216.2.10
16.2.1116.2.18
new
16.3.116.3.23
16.4.116.4.4
new
16.4.616.4.8
16.4.9 revised
16.4.1016.4.21
new
16.5.116.5.17
16.6.116.6.8
16.6.12
16.6.10
16.6.11
new
new

3rd edition
7.9
7.10
7.11
7.12
7.13
8.18.7
8.8
8.98.10
8.11
8.12
8.13
8.14
8.15
8.16
8.17
8.18
8.19
8.20
8.218.23
8.24
8.25
9.19.5
9.6
9.79.11
9.129.13
10.110.3
10.4
10.510.10
11.1
11.2
11.311.9
11.1011.12
11.1311.14
11.1511.16
11.1711.18

Chapter 15
2nd edition
16.7.9
16.7.10
16.7.11
16.7.14
16.7.15
new
16.8.1
new
16.8.4
16.8.5
16.8.6
16.8.7
16.8.8
16.8.9
16.8.10
16.8.11
16.8.12
16.8.13
new
16.8.18
16.8.21
16.9.116.9.5
16.9.6 revised
16.9.716.9.11
new
16.10.116.10.3
16.10.4 revised
16.10.516.10.10
16.11.1
16.11.2 revised
16.11.3 to 16.11.9
16.11.1016.11.12 revised
16.11.1316.11.14
16.11.1516.11.16 revised
16.11.17 to 16.11.18

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