Autumn Quarter, 2011

**Instructor:** Sergei Chmutov

- Office: Ovalwood 365.
- Telephone: 755-4287
- email: chmutov@math.ohio-state.edu
- http://www.math.ohio-state.edu/~chmutov/10-11/m104/math104.htm
- Office Hours: Wednesday, Friday 9:10 - 10:10 a.m.

**Classes:** Monday, Wedsday, Friday 10:40-12:00
at O-468.

**TEXTBOOK:**
Beginning and Intermediate Algebra for The Ohio State University, 2nd
edition, by Hall/Mercer, McGraw-Hill, ISBN 0077379055.

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:** There will be homework dayly assigned.

**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.

**TENTATIVE EXAMINATION SCHEDULE:**

MIDTERM I | Friday, October 21. | MIDTERM II | Friday, November 18. |

FINAL EXAM | Monday, December 5, 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 | 50 | Quizzes | 50 | 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 |

Sec.3.6, p.251: #

**HW#4** (Due Wednesday. Oct.5)

Sec.4.2, p.290: #**50, 52, 54, 56, **
Sec.4.3, p.298: #**30, 60, 62, 70, 74. **

**HW#5** (Due Monday. Oct.10)

Sec.4.4, p.308: #**2, 10, 28, 38, **
Sec.6.1, p.420: #**14, 22, 24, 26, 28. **

**HW#6** (Due Wednesday. Oct.12)

Sec.6.2, p.431: #**18, 40, 48, 54, **
Sec.6.3, p.438: #**24, 48, 52, 60, 70. **

**HW#7** (Due Monday. Oct.17)

Sec.6.4, p.446: #**36, 38, **
Sec.6.5, p.452: #**64, 78, **
Sec.6.6, p.461: #**20, 36, 40, 46, 48. **

**HW#8** (Due Wednesday. Oct.19)

Sec.7.1, p.481: #**4, 8, 14, 18, 26, 28, 46, 56, 66.
**

**HW#9** (Due Wednesday. Oct.26)

Sec.7.4, p.529: #**10, 14, 20, 24, 44, 50, 54, 56, 70.
**

**HW#10** (Due Monday. Oct.31)

Sec.7.5, p.542: #**12, 16, 26, **
Sec.7.6, p.553: #**8, 12, 16, 26, 34, 44. **

**HW#11** (Due Wednesday. Nov.2)

Sec.7.7, p.567: #**6, 14, 28, 42, 44, 70, 72, 74, 78.
**

**HW#12** (Due Monday. Nov.7)

Sec.8.1, p.591: #**14, 22, 32, 44, 62, 66, 80, 84, 86.
**

**HW#13** (Due Wednesday. Nov.9)

Sec.8.2, p.600: #**36, 40, **
Sec.8.3, p.608: #**36, 38, 66, **
Sec.8.4, p.620: #**12, 14, 18, 24. **

**HW#14** (Due Monday. Nov.14)

Sec.8.4, p.620: #**36, 56, 66, 70, **
Sec.8.5, p.628: #**28, 34, 38, 58, 68. **

**HW#15** (Due Monday. Nov.21)

Sec.9.1, p.673: #**12, 16, 20, **
Sec.9.2, p.683: #**12, 16, 20, 30, 40, 50. **

**HW#16** (Due Monday. Nov.28)

Sec.9.3, p.691: #**32, 38, 62, 68, 70, **
Sec.9.4, p.700: #**10, 12, 14, 16. **

**HW#17** (Due Wednesday. Nov.30)

Sec.9.4, p.700: #**20, 26, 30, **
Sec.9.5, p.711: #**18, 20, 40, 54, 58, 68. **

Autumn 2011 FINAL EXAM: Bromfield 212, Monday, December 5, 6:00--7:48 pm