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Raindrops - Introduction

David A. Smith and Lawrence C. Moore

This is a module for beginning calculus students to study differential equations that model falling objects subject to air resistance -- for example, raindrops -- and to develop Euler's Method, a tool for approximating solutions of initial value problems.

Notes for the Instructor

About this Module and its Authors

Choice of Computer Algebra System

Click on the button corresponding to your preferred computer algebra system (CAS). This will download a file which you may open with your CAS.

Ver. 7
or higher

Ver. 5.0
or higher

Ver. 5.1
or higher


Copyright 1998-2004, CCP and the authors

Published June, 2004

David A. Smith and Lawrence C. Moore, "Raindrops - Introduction," Convergence (December 2004)