Mathematics 55 First Semester A.Y.

2016–2017
First Long Examination 19 September 2016

INSTRUCTIONS
1. This exam is for ninety minutes only.
2. Use only black or blue non-erasable ink in writing.
3. Show all necessary solutions and justifications. Box all final answers.
4. Do not detach any page from your bluebooks.
5. Use of calculators and other electronic devices is not allowed.
6. Any form of cheating in examinations or any act of dishonesty in relation to studies, such
as plagiarism, shall be subject to disciplinary action.

I. Given: function f (x, y) that is continuous on R2 and whose partial derivatives are (10 points)
2 2
fx (x, y) = 2xy − 2y and fy (x, y) = x + 4y − 2x + 3y
1. Determine the maximum rate of change of f at (0, −1) and the direction in which it occurs.
2. Compute for the instantaneous rate of change of f at (0, −1) in the direction of h−3, 4i.
3. Identify all relative extrema and saddle points of f .

II. Given: sphere S with equation x2 + y 2 + z 2 = 9 (7 points)
1. Find an equation of the tangent plane to the sphere S at (1, −2, −2).
2. Use the method of Lagrange multipliers to find the absolute maximum and minimum
values of F (x, y, z) = (x − 6)2 + (y + 3)2 + (z + 6)2 on the sphere S.

III. Find a cartesian equation for the surface defined by the following parametric equations, and sketch
its graph: x = 2 cos u, y = 3v, z = 2 sin u, where 0 ≤ u ≤ π, 0 ≤ v ≤ 1. (3 points)

IV. Given: parametric surface σ with vector equation (5 points)

R(u, v) = h3 + u, −4u + 6v + 1, 3v − u + 5i

where 0 ≤ u ≤ 1, 1 ≤ v ≤ 3
1. Find symmetric equations of the normal line to σ at the point where u = 12 , v = 2.
2. Compute for the surface area of σ.

V. Find the mass of the lamina in the shape of the region R bounded by the graphs of x = 2 y,
x = 0, and y = 1 if the area density at any point (x, y) in R is ρ(x, y) = x3 sin(πy 3 ). (6 points)

VI. Set up an iterated double integral equal to the volume of the solid bounded by the planes x+z = 3,
x + y = 0, x = 3y, and z = 0. (4 points)

VII. Set up an iterated double integral in polar coordinates that gives the area of the portion of
the paraboloid z = x2 + y 2 in the first octant enclosed by the planes z = 1, z = 4, y = x, and
y = 0. (5 points)

End of Exam
Total: 40 points
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