MATH 36 - Insights Into Mathematics
Spring Semester 2014

General Information:

 

Instructor:

Mrs. Pat Schulte

Office:

104 McAllister

Office Phone:

865-7528

E-mail:

schulte@math.psu.edu

Office Hours:

Tuesdays 11:00AM - Noon, Wednesdays 11:00AM - Noon

 

Otherwise by appointment

Textbook:

Excursions in Modern Mathematics, Sixth Edition, by Peter Tannenbaum

Web Site:

http://www.math.psu.edu/schulte

 

 

Homework:

A list of suggested homework problems appears on the

 

Lecture Schedule and Assignments web page.

 

You may choose to do either the problems assigned from the book or the homework assignment or both.

 

13 homework assignments will be collected and 10 will count towards the Homework grade which counts for 10 points.

Quizzes:

Quizzes will be announced prior to being given in class or given as a take home quiz.

Exams:

Three in-class examinations will be given. The dates of these exams are:

 

Exam 1 – Friday, February 14, 2014
Exam 2 – Friday, March 28, 2014

 

Exam 3 – Friday, April 25, 2014

 

The final examination in the course will be comprehensive.

 

The final examination will be given during Finals week, May 5 - 9, 2014

 


 

Grades:

Graded Event Points

 

Exam 1 100

 

Exam 2 100

 

Exam 3 100

 

Homework   10

 

Quizzes   90

 

Final Exam 100

Assignment for Wednesday, January 15, 2014
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