Autumn Quarter, 2010

**Instructor:** Sergei Chmutov

- Office: Ovalwood 365.
- Telephone: 755-4287
- email: chmutov@math.ohio-state.edu
- http://www.math.ohio-state.edu/~chmutov/10-11/m148/math148.htm
- Office Hours: Wednesday, Friday 9:10 - 10:10 a.m.

**Classes:** Monday, Wedsday, Friday 2:30-3:35 p.m.
at O-208.

**TEXTBOOK:**
Contemporary College Algebra and Trigonometry.
Math 148. The Ohio State University.
2010-2011 Edition. Pearlson. Inc.
ISBN: 0558844405.

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-84) would be the best choice.

**Homework:** will be assigned thorugh
"
MyMathLab ". Course ID: chmutov75256

Click here to register
for the first time

**Carmen:**
https://carmen.osu.edu

**Tests and quizzes:**
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.

**TENTATIVE EXAMINATION SCHEDULE:**

MIDTERM I | Friday, October 22. | MIDTERM II | Friday, November 19. |

FINAL EXAM | Monday, December 6, 6:00-7:48 pm |

**TOTAL POINTS POSSIBLE:**
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.

Homework | 100 | Midterms | 2x100 | Final exam | 200 | TOTAL | 500 |

**GRADING SCALE (Percent):**

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

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