Fall Semester 2005
Time and Place (Lectures): 9:00-9:50 MWF, CB 349.
Office Hours: 11:00-11:50 MWF in POT 969 or by appointment.
Time and Place (Recitations): Our class is made of two sections:
Teaching Assistant: Sunil Nanwani, POT 706, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Textbook: Precalculus: Functions and graphs (10th edition), by E. Swokowski and J. Cole, ISBN 0-534-99990-5.
Material and Exams:
The course will basically cover Chapters 1-7 in the book with three in-class
midterms and one final exam.
Homework and Quizzes: Homework will be assigned, but not collected. However, you are expected to complete all of the homework problems, as well as to understand the material from the text and lectures. Each Friday there will be a ten minute quiz in class. The quizzes are to make sure that you are up-to-date on the course material. Unless otherwise announced, this will cover material from the previous week's Wednesday and Friday lectures, as well as the current week's Monday lecture.
Your grade will be determined from the letter grades
using the following distribution:
Mathematics Resource Center: The Mathskeller is located in the basement of the Classroom Building, CB 63. The opening hours are from 8:00am to 8:00pm Monday through Thursday and 8:00am to 5:00pm on Friday. The tutoring hours are 10:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday.
Attendance: Students are expected to attend all of the lectures and recitations.