Autumn Quarter, 2007

**Instructor:** Sergei Chmutov

- Telephone x4287
- email: chmutov@math.ohio-state.edu
- http://www.math.ohio-state.edu/~chmutov/06-07/m131/math131.htm
- Office Hours: Wednesday, Friday, 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

**Classes:** Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 1:00 - 2:05 p.m.
at M-4.

**TEXTBOOK:** Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Business,
Econimics, and the Life and Social Sciences, 12-th ed, by
* E.Haeussler and R.Paul*. Prentice-Hall
Inc. (2008).

You should read sections of the book before they are studied in class.

**CALCULATORS:** A graphing calculator is required (TI 81 -- TI 86
only, or an equivalent). TI 89 or TI 92 are not allowed.

**Homework:** There will be daily assignments.
The solutions will be collected on Friday.

**Tests:**
There will be three midterms and one final exams. You may use your
calculator. You may not use your text, notes, or solutions to assignments.
Except for extraordinary reasons, you must take the examinations at the
scheduled times.

**TENTATIVE EXAMINATION SCHEDULE:**

MIDTERM 1 | Friday, October 5. | MIDTERM 2 | Friday, October 26. |

MIDTERM 3 | Friday, November 16. | FINAL EXAM | Monday, December 3, 6:00 - 7:48 pm. |

**TOTAL POINTS POSSIBLE:**

Homework | 100 | Midterms | 3x100 | Final exam | 200 | TOTAL | 600 |

**GRADING SCALE (Percent):**

A | A- | B+ | B | B- | C+ | C | C- | D+ | D |

90 | 87 | 83 | 80 | 77 | 73 | 70 | 67 | 63 | 60 |