## Anna Miller

Office: LCB 317
E-mail: amiller@math.utah.edu

University of Utah
Department of Mathematics
155 S. 1400 E., JWB 233
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

# MATH 1050-005 Spring 2013

## General Information:

When: MTWF 11:50-12:40 PM
Where: BEH S 112 (MWF) and LCB 219 (T)
Office Hours (LCB 326):
Monday: 12:45-1:45PM
Thursday: 11:00-12:00PM
and by appointment

Syllabus

## Homework:

Assigned 1/9 Homework 1 Due 1/16
Homework 1 Solutions
Assigned 1/16 Homework 2 Due 1/23
Homework 2 Solutions
Assigned 1/23 Homework 3 Due 1/30
Homework 3 Solutions
Assigned 2/6 Homework 4 Due 2/13
Homework 4 Solutions
Assigned 2/13 Homework 5 Due 2/20
Homework 5 Solutions
Assigned 2/20 Homework 6 Due 2/27
Homework 6 Solutions
Assigned 3/6 Homework 7 Due 3/20
Homework 7 Solutions
Assigned 3/20 Homework 8 Due 3/27
Homework 8 Solutions
Assigned 3/27 Homework 9 Due 4/3
Homework 9 Solutions
Assigned 4/10 Homework 10 Due 4/17
Homework 10 Solutions
Assigned 4/17 Homework 11 Due 4/24
Homework 11 Solutions

## Quizzes:

1/16 Quiz 1 Solutions Average: 78%
1/23 Quiz 2 Solutions Average: 86.2%
1/30 Quiz 3 Solutions (Not Graded)
2/13 Quiz 4 Solutions Average: 68.9%
2/20 Quiz 5 Solutions Average: 76.8%
2/27 Quiz 6 Solutions (Not Graded)
3/20 Quiz 7 Solutions Average: 66.6%
3/27 Quiz 8 Solutions Average: 77.4%
4/3 Quiz 9 Solutions (Not Graded)
4/17 Quiz 10 Solutions Average: 90.5%
4/24 Quiz 11 Solutions (Not Graded)

## Final:

The FINAL exam is Thursday, May 2, 2013 from 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM in BEH S 112

## Midterms:

Midterm 3 Average: 72.3%
Midterm 3 Solutions (Blue and Green)
Midterm 3 Information
Midterm 3 Practice Questions
Solutions for Midterm 3 Practice Questions

Midterm 2 Average: 72.9%
Midterm 2 Solutions (Blue)
Midterm 2 Solutions (Green)
Midterm 2 Information
Midterm 2 Practice Questions
Solutions for Midterm 2 Practice Questions

Midterm 1 Average: 77%
Midterm 1 Solutions (Blue)
Midterm 1 Solutions (Green)
Midterm 1 Information
Midterm 1 Practice Questions
Solutions for Midterm 1 Practice Questions

## Extra Credit:

You can earn 5 extra credit points on your second midterm by attending the following event on Saturday, March 23:

http://www.math.utah.edu/awmchapter/whatismath.html

## Class Handouts:

Sequences and Series
Permutations and Combinations
Systems of Linear Equations

## External Resources:

Math 1050 Lecture Videos
Paul's Online Math Notes
Virtual Math Lab

## Textbook:

The full textbook can be found at the following link:
Full Textbook

## The following are sections of the textbook and when we covered them:

### Beginnings:

1/7 Sets & Numbers
1/8-1/9 Rules for Numbers
1/8 Solving Some Simple Equations
1/9-1/11 Functions

### Discrete Mathematics:

1/11 Sequences
1/14-1/15 Sums and Series
1/16-1/18 Counting I
1/18-1/22 Counting II

### Back to Functions:

1/25 More on Functions
2/4 Intro to Graphs
2/5 Graph Transformations
2/6 Inverse Functions
2/8 n-th Roots

### Polynomials:

2/11 Basics of Polynomials
2/11 Division
2/12 Roots and Factors
2/13 Constant and Linear Polynomials
2/19-2/20 Factoring Polynomials
2/22 Graphing Polynomials

### Exponential Functions:

3/4-3/6 Exponential Functions

### Rational Functions:

3/8-3/18 Rational Functions

### Logarithms:

3/18-3/20 Logarithms
3/20-3/22 Exponential and Logarithmic Equations

### Piecewise Defined Functions:

3/25-3/27 Piecewise Defined Functions

### Linear Algebra:

3/27-3/29 Linear Equations in Two Variables
3/29 Substitution
4/8 Linear Equations in Three Variables
4/8 Rows & Columns
4/9 Vectors & Scalars
4/9-4/10 2 x 2 Matrices
4/12 3 x 3 Matrices
4/12-4/15 Determinants and Inverse Matrices
4/15-4/16 Matrix Equations