Elementary Functions

Math 150 (call number 40177-0)

Autumn Quarter, 2007

Instructor: Sergei Chmutov

Classes: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 10:40 - 12:00 at M-7.

TEXTBOOK: Precalculus - Mathematics for Calculus, OSU edition, by J.Stewart, L.Redlin, S.Watson.
ISBN 0-495-29487-X
You should read sections of the book before they are studied in class.

CALCULATORS: A graphing calculator is a required component of this course. Texas Instruments TI-83 (or TI-83+) would be the best choice. Note: TI-89, TI-92, or any calculator that uses a Computer Algebra System is not allowed.

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

Tests: 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, October 19. MIDTERM II Friday, November 16.
FINAL EXAM Monday, December 3, 6:00-7:48 p.m..

Homework 100 Midterms 2x100 Final exam 200 TOTAL 500

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

Tentative daily schedule