MATH 1060-2. Trigonometry. Fall 2009

Course information



  • Lecturer: Dan Ciubotaru; room LCB 106; e-mail: ciubo@math.utah.edu
  • Syllabus: pdf.
  • Class meetings: Tue, Thu 18:00-19:20, JTB 130.
  • Textbook: R. Larson, Precalculus, seventh edition (ISBN-13: 978-0-618-64344-8).
  • WebWork due every Tuesday at midnight.
  • Quizzes: Weekly 15-minute quizzes on Thursdays.
  • Grading: quizzes 15%, WebWork 15%, two midterms 40%, final 30%
  • Final Exam: Tue, December 15, 18:00-20:00, in JTB 130.
  • Office Hours: Tue, Thu 16:30-17:30 in LCB 106. See also the Math Tutoring Center.
  • Exam 1: Thursday, October 1. Here is a study guide. The actual exam and solutions.
  • Exam 2: Thursday, November 12. Here is a study guide. The actual exam and solutions.
  • Exam 3: Tuesday, December 8. Here is a study guide. The actual exam and solutions.

  • Final Exam: Tuesday, December 15, 18:00-20:00, JTB 130. No calculators and no notes of any kind will be allowed. Certain formulas will be provided to you on the front page of the test. Here is a practice final with solutions. And here is the handout from 12/10/09 with more practice problems (for answers, check the back of the book). We have an extra review session Monday 12/14 3-4 pm in JTB 130.

    Schedule

    Classes begin Monday 8/24 and end Friday 12/11. Fall break is during the week 10/12-10/16, and the other holidays are Labor Day 9/7, and Thanksgiving 11/26-11/27. There are 15 weeks of lectures.



    Dates
     Topics
      Homework
    8/25 - 8/27
    Geometry review (handout) and 4.1
    4.1: 1,5,7,9,13,17,21,25,29,31,35,41,45,51,59,65,71,75,81,85,87,91,103,107
    9/1 - 9/3
    4.1 (continued) and 4.2; Quiz 1 Thursday
    4.2: 1, 7, 17, 25, 31, 35, 37, 41, 47
    9/8 - 9/10
    4.3 and 4.4; Quiz 2 Thursday
    4.3: 3,5,13,17,19,25,27,29,35,37,41,57,59,65,67; 4.4: 3,5,11,15,17,27,59,81,85
    9/15 - 9/17
    4.4 (continued: reference angles), 4.5; Quiz 3 Thursday
    4.5: 1,3,7,13,15,19,25,29,49,73,77
    9/22 - 9/24
    4.5 (continued, more sin, cos graphs), 4.6, Quiz 4
    4.6: 1,2,3, 7,13,19,23,27
    9/29 - 10/1
    4.7, Exam 1 Thursday
    4.7: 1,5,9,11,35,37,45,47,49,53,95
    10/6 - 10/8
    4.8, 5.1; Quiz 5
    4.8: 1,5,7,11,15,17,21,23,27,33,35,39; 5.1: 1,3,15,17,29,33,37,39,41,47,51,53,57,61
    10/20 - 10/22
    5.2,5.3; Quiz 6
    5.2: 3,5,7,15,17,21,23,33,35; 5.3: 1,3,7,11,13,17,23,25,29,33,35,37,71,73
    10/27 - 10/29
    more on 5.3, 5.4; Quiz 7
    5.4: 1,3,5,11,23,33,37,41,57,59,69,71
    11/3 - 11/5
    5.5, Quiz 8
    5.5: 3,5,9,11,13,23,25,29,31,35,39,45,47,49,51,59,67,73,75,77,81,95,99,119
    11/10 - 11/12
    6.1, Exam 2
    6.1:1,3,5,13,19,23,25,29,33,35,37
    11/17 - 11/19
    6.2, 6.3
    6.2: 1,3,7,9,15,23,25,33,37,39
    6.3: 1,3,5,11,13,15,19,21,25,31,33,41,45,49,51,53,55,57,61,63,67,69,73.
    11/24
    6.4
    6.4: 1,3,5,11,13,15,17,19,21,25,29,33,35,39,43,47,49,51,59,63,71
    12/1 - 12/3
    6.5, Quiz 9 (from section 6.3, 6.4), polar coordinates
    6.5: 3,5,9,11,15,23,31,35,45,47,53,55,59,64,75,85,89,91,95
    10.7: 2,3,9,13,19,21,23,33,35,47,49,51,53,55
    12/8 - 12/10
    Exam 3 (Chapter 6) Tuesday; Review for the final Thursday