Prof. Vladimir Dobrushkin
Department of Mathematics
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Syllabus

Topics in Mathematics Spring 2007 MTH108

The following calendar gives a timetable for the course. Your class may be slightly behind or ahead at any given time.

Below the calendar is a list of sections in the textbook "For All Practical PurposesMathematics Beyond the Numbers" by George T. Gilbert and Rhonda L. Hatcher.

Some of these may be done in class, others as homework. You should attempt them all. (Note: In the problem lists, a notation like 3-9 means that all the problems 3,4,5,6,7,8,9 are assigned.)

 Week  Events  Section  Problems
Jan 23   1.1 1 -- 22
Jan 30   1.2 1 -- 14
Feb 6   1.3 1 -- 16
Feb 13   1.4 & 1.5 1.4: 1 -- 12, 1.5: 1 -- 7
Feb 20 Feb 22, Exam 1 Review Review and project due Feb 20
Feb 27   2.1 1 -- 9
Mar 6   2.2 1 -- 15
Mar 13   2.3 1 -- 15
Mar 19-25 Spring Break    
Mar 27 Last day to drop Mar 26   Review and project due Mar 27, Exam 2: Mar 29
Apr 3   3.2 & 3.2 3.1: 1 -- 30; 3.2: 1 -- 26
Apr 10   3.3 & 3.4 3.3: 1 -- 36; 3.4: 1 -- 22
Apr 17   3.5 1 -- 22
Apr 24 Exam 3 Apr 26   Review and project due Apr 24
May 3 & 8  FINAL EXAM   section 01 final exam on May 3 at 11:30
section 03 final exam on May 8 at 8:00