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Math 3310 Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning and Proof

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TR 2:00–3:20 pm in MA 114
Lars Winther Christensen
M 1:30–2:30 pm and TR 1–2
or by appointment
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23 Jan Supplemental Instruction now offers Math 3310 review sessions
18 Jan Course Calendar: dates of homework assignments, quizzes, and exams
18 Jan Syllabus and Policies

Reading and Self-assessment Problems

Date In class (pp.) Suggested problems Next class (pp.)
15 Feb 53–55; 60 2.73, 2.79 77–84
13 Feb 2.39, 2.41 53–55; 60
8 Feb 47–52 2.39, 2.41 53–55
6 Feb 42–46 2.19, 2.23 47–51
2 Feb 37–42 2.1, 2.7, 2.13 42–46
30 Jan 28–29 1.59, 1.61 37–42
25 Jan 24–28 1.36, 1.41, 1.47 28–29
23 Jan 15–17, 21–24 1.5, 1.23, 1.25 24–29
18 Jan 14; 18–20 1.1, 1.3, 1.15 15–17, 21–24

Homework

Date Assigned problems Due date
15 Feb 2.34, 2.48, 2.62, 2.70, 2.74 22 Feb
8 Feb 1.66, 2.10, 2.18, 2.20, 2.40 15 Feb
1 Feb 1.56, 1.60, 2.2, 2.6, 2.14 8 Feb
25 Jan 1.30, 1.38, 1.42, 1.46, 1.54 1 Feb
18 Jan 1.4, 1.8, 1.14, 1.16, 1.20 25 Jan

Grades

The graded work comprises homework assignments (10), quizzes (5), and three (3) exams. Grades are posted on Blackboard; they count towards the final grade with weights as follows:

Homework:  30%
Quizzes:  20%
In-class exams:  30%  (15% each)
Final exam:  20%

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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