Division 11 Section 01 Tuesday - Thursday 10:30 - 11:45---PHYS 338

Professor Gottlieb's office hours: Wednesdays 10 - 12

Grader: James N. Castro--- email: castro@ecn.purdue.edu

EXAM 1

October 5, 1999. In class.

EXAM 2

November 11, 1999. In class.

FINAL EXAM

MON DEC 13 1999 8:00am-10:00am. Loeb Playhouse.

Course organization: This can be found on the assignment sheet (available from Prof. Gottlieb, or MathSci 205 or 242).

Amendments to this are as follows: Instead of three hour exams at 100 points per exam, there will be only two hour exams at 100 points per exam. About 150 additional points will be given on quizzes. 50 points will be given for homework. With the 150 points on the final, this adds up to the standard 550 points possible over the semester. Each quiz will be worth 10 points, 5 points of which will be given for attending the class when the quiz is given.

GOAL OF THE COURSE: Prof. Gottlieb will design the quizzes and parts of the hour exams to encourage students to learn to read carefully and accurately. The ability to read and speak and write with mathematical precision is the most important attribute necessary for success in mathematics.

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ASSIGNMENTS

Assignment 1: Lessons 1 and 2, Due Tuesday 8/31/99

Assignment 2: Lesson 3, Due Tuesday 8/31/99

Assignment 3: Lesson 4, Due Tuesday 9/7/99

Assignment 4: Lesson 5 and 6, Due Tuesday 9/7/99

Assignment 5: Lesson 7 and 8, Due Tuesday 9/14/99

Assignment 6: Nothing more

Assignment 7 and 8: Lesson 9, Page 77, 1-6 and all odd numbered problems from 7 - 27; Lesson 10, Page 79, all odd numbered problems 31 - 57 and 63; Lesson 11, Page 98, 3, 5... Due Tuesday 9/21/99.

Assignment 9, 10: Lesson 12, Page 99, omit 19, 21, 22. Lesson 13, page 107, All odd numbered probs. 1 - 23 , (several even numbered problems will be on the exam). Lesson 14, Page 107, omit 26, 28, Add 44. Due Tuesday 9/28/99.

Assignment 11, 12: Due THURSDAY, 10/7/99. Lesson 15, omit 2 4 10 22 24 and add 1 8 29.

Assignment 13, 14: Due THURSDAY, 10/14/99. Lesson 16: p. 128, 1 2 3 4 7 8 11 12 13 15 16 19 33 Lesson 17: unchanged

Assignment 15: Due Tuesday 10/19/99; Lesson 18: P. 142, 17 - 43 , 50abcd. (Change x to u in probs. 20, 24, 26, 32.)

Assignments 16, 17: Due Tuesday 10/26/99; Lesson 19: P. 150, 1 - 12 19 22; Lesson 20: unchanged; Related rate problems 28 29 30 31;

Assignments 18, 19: Due Tuesday 11/2/99 Lesson 21: Add 2; Lesson 22: Unchanged; Lesson 23: Omit 12 16 19; Lesson 24: Omit 40, add 35, 37;

Assignments 20, 21: Due THURSDAY 11/11/99 Lesson 25: Unchanged; Lesson 26: Unchanged; Lesson 27: Unchanged;

Assignment 22, 23: Study and take exam 2.

Assignment 24, 25: Due Tuesday 11/23/99. Lesson 29: Page 267, probs 2 - 22; Lesson 30: Page 268, probs. 24, 25, 26; Lesson 31: Omit 14.

Assignment 26: Due Tuesday 11/30/99. Lesson 28: Unchanged.

Assignment 27, 28: Due Tuesday 12/7/99. Lesson 33: Page 287, probs. 1, 3 - 22. Lesson 34: 23, 28, 32. Lesson 35: Page 301, probs. 1 -26.

Asignment 29, 30: Due Thursday 12/9/99 (counts as quiz extra credit). Lesson 35: add problem 29. Lesson 36: unchanged. Lesson 37: unchanged.

QUIZZES

1. Define linear function

2. What is wrong with Figure 1.46 c ?

3. Do problem 10, page 107 where x is replaced by u .

4. Do 44a page 109.

5. Do 33 page 120.

6. Practice Exam #18.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Undergraduate help assistents will be on duty in MATH 205 from 5:30 - 9:30 PM on Sundays through Thursdays to answer student's questions.

******************************************************************************* Again this fall, the Mathematics Department will host Math Open Hours in the Macintosh Lab in LAEB B275. Hours are 7:00 p.m. till 10:00 p.m. on Monday through Thursday evenings. MA Open hours will begin on Tuesday, August 24, 1999, although we may not be able to provide lab assistants until the second week. Mathematics software available on these computers includes Matlab, Maple, Geometer's Sketchpad, and Excel. There will be a student assistant on hand to help with the computers, the software and, to some extent, with the mathematics. During these hours, students doing mathematics have priority for use of the machines, so there should not be a problem with access. The holiday schedule for Math Open Hours is as follows: Monday, Sept. 6 -- closed for Labor Day Monday, Oct.11 -- closed for October Break Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 25 & 26 -- closed for Thanksgiving Break The lab is also closed during finals weeks.

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