Mathematical Analysis for Business II

Math 131 (call number 40157-0)

Winter Quarter, 2008

Instructor: Sergei Chmutov

Classes: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 10:40 - 11:45 a.m. at M-5.


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 and quizzes: Every Friday will be a test or a quiz. On quiz you may use any material in you own handwriting, including class notes and assignment solutions.
There will be two 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.

MIDTERM I Friday, February 1. MIDTERM II Friday, February 29.
FINAL EXAM Monday, March 10, 6:00-7:48 pm

Each quiz will be graded out of 50 points. The lowest grade will be dropped and the average of the remaining quiz scores will be the total quiz grade.

Quizzes 50 Midterms 2x100 Final exam 150 TOTAL 400

A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D
90 87 83 80 77 73 70 67 63 60

Tentative daily schedule