THE MATH 210 HOME PAGE - FALL 2015

Finite Mathematics (3 semester hours)

| Instructor | Course Info, Syllabus, and Homework List | Homework Due Days | Answer Keys | Practice Problems | Final Exam | Lecture Note Handours |

Professor: Richard Blecksmith

Department of Mathematical Sciences,
Northern Illinois University

Office: WH 364

Office Hours: Wed 11-2:50  & by appt.

email: richard@math.niu.edu

Telephone: (815) 753-6762

Teaching Assistant: Josh Stevens

email: jstevens3@niu.edu

A101, TU 1-1:50 pm, DU 426
A102, TU 2-2:50 pm, DU 310
A103, TH 1-1:50 pm, DU 310
A104, TH 2-2:50 pm, RH 209

Office Hours:
Monday 3--4 DU 370
Tuesday 12-1 DU 326 (MAC)
Wednesday 3-4 DU 326 (MAC)

FINAL EXAM:

The Final Exam in on Monday, December 7 from 2 to 3:50 in Cole 100.

COURSE DETAILS:

Information

Schedule + Homework (Edition 11 Hardback or loose leaf)

Schedule + Homework (Old paperback NIU Edition)

Math Assistance Center

HOMEWORK DUE DATES:

Homework completed by the lecture on Friday will be collected in recitation the following week. The exact sections due will be given during the Friday and Monday lectures and also by email from Josh. One exception is that during a week of an hour exam, you may turn in all the homework for that week on the day of the exam. No homework will be collected after Exam 3.


PRACTICE PROBLEMS:

REVIEW: SETS - COUNTING - PROBABILITY.

REVIEW: LINEAR ALGEBRA - MATRICES .

REVIEW: LINEAR INEQUALITIES - SIMPLEX ALGORITHM.


SAMPLE EXAMS:

A good SAMPLE FINAL TO STUDY .

(Omit questions 1 and 7.)

Answer Key to Sample Final: ddbcb bdaaa dcaaa edadd cabec


Exam 1 Fall 2014
Answer Key EXAM 1, Fall, 2014: ACDCA EEBDB AEBCB

Exam 2 Fall 2014
Answer Key EXAM 2, Fall, 2014: ABABE DADCE ACCBC

Exam 3 Fall 2014
Answer Key EXAM 3, Fall, 2014: ACEDA EADBC DABBC

ANSWER KEYS:

EXAM 1, Friday Sep 25, 2015

FORM A (RED):

FORM B (BLUE):


EXAM 2, Friday Oct 23, 2015

FORM A (RED):

FORM B (BLUE):


EXAM 3, Mon Nov 23, 2015

FORM A (RED):

FORM B (BLUE):


ANSWER KEY FINAL EXAM, Monday Dec 7, 2015:

FORM A (RED):

FORM B (BLUE):


LECTURE NOTES:


NOTE: The following handouts are in PDF format, so you will need Adobe's Acrobat Reader which is a free and useful download. Click on the above link to get the latest version of the Acrobat Reader.
Week 1 Lecture Notes 6.1 - 6.2
Week 2 Lecture Notes 6.3 - 6.4
Week 3 Lecture Notes 7.1 - 7.3
Week 4 Lecture Notes 7.4 - 7.6
Probability Review Problems
Week 6 Lecture Notes 1.1, 1.2, 1.4, 2.1
Week 7 Lecture Notes 2.2, 2.3
Week 7 Lecture Notes 2.4, 2.5
Week 8 Lecture Notes 2.6
Practice Test 2
Practice Test 2 Solutions
Week 9 Lecture Notes 3.1-3.3
Week 10 Lecture Notes 3.2-3.3
Week 11 Lecture Notes 4.1
Week 12 Lecture Notes 4.2
Week 12 Lecture Notes 4.3
Practice Test 3
Practice Test 3 Solutions
Week 14 Lecture Notes 5.1
Week 15 Lecture Notes 5.2 and 5.3