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Math 3310 Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning and Proof

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TR 12:30–1:50 pm in MA 115
Lars Winther Christensen
TW 11:30–12:30 pm, R 2–3 pm,
or by appointment
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27 Aug Syllabus and Policies

Reading and Self-assessment Problems

Date In class (pp.) Suggested problems Next class (pp.)
20 Sep 53–63 2.58, 2.67 77–84
18 Sep 49–52 2.47, 2.51 53–63
13 Sep 42–49 2.25, 2.39 49–55
11 Sep 37–42 2.3, 2.13 42–49
6 Sep 28–29 1.51, 1.61 37–42
4 Sep 24–28 1.37, 1.41 28–29
30 Aug 20–24 1.19, 1.25, 1.29 24–28
28 Aug 14–19 1.3, 1.5, 1.11 20–24

Homework

Date Assigned problems Due date
20 Sep 1.66, 2.10, 2.16, 2.22, 2.44 27 Sep
13 Sep 1.56, 1.60, 2.6, 2.14, 2.20 20 Sep
6 Sep 1.30, 1.38, 1.42, 1.46, 1.54 13 Sep
28 Aug 1.4, 1.8, 1.14, 1.16, 1.20 6 Sep

Grades

The graded work comprises homework assignments (10), projects (4), and three (3) exams. Grades are posted on Blackboard; they count towards the final grade with weights as follows:

Homework:  30%
Projects:  12%
In-class exams:  30%  (15% each)
Final exam:  20%
Attendance:  8%

Final grades will be assigned according to the following percentages:

A+  100–97%   A  96.9–93%   A÷  92.9–90%
B+  89.9–87% 86.9–83% B÷  82.9–80%
C+  79.9–77% 76.9–73% C÷  72.9–70%
D+  69.9–67% 66.9–63% D÷  62.9–60%   F  59.9–0%
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