Algebra and Trigonometry and Their Applications

Math 148 (call number 19765)

Autumn Quarter, 2011

Instructor: Sergei Chmutov

Classes: Monday, Wedsday, Friday 1:10-2:15 p.m. at O-208.

TEXTBOOK: Contemporary College Algebra and Trigonometry. Math 148. The Ohio State University. 2010-2011 Edition. Pearlson. Inc. ISBN: 0558854338.
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 " WeBWorK ".
General information about WeBWorK.
Introduction to WeBWorK for Students.
Formulas in WeBWorK.

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.

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:
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


Tentative daily schedule