Math 3345 - Foundations of Higher Mathematics

Our class meets MWF from 9:10am to 10:05pm at Caldwell Laboratory - Room: 109.

Office hours: Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:10am to 11:00am or by apt. at MW 710.

The textbook for this class are the lecture notes by Professor Neil Falkner. You can order it at the Barnes & Noble store on High Street (also known as Longâ€™s).

We will have two midterms and a final exam. There is weekly homework. The breakdown of the grade for the class is as follows: Homeworks/Midterms: 20% each (we will have 2 midterms). Final exam: 40%.

First midterm: Wednesday February 7.
Second midterm: Wednesday March 21.

Course description

Homework 1: (due Wednesday Jan. 17) Section 2: Problems 1,2,3 and 4 of the textbook. Exercise 1 on page 28. (Do not write in words what each sentence means. Only state whether the statement is true or false and prove it).

Homework 2 (due Wednesday Jan. 24): Section 2: 8, 10, 16, 18, 20, 22.

Homework 3 (due Wednesday Jan. 31): Section 3: 5, 7, 10 (a)-(c), 14 (a)-(c) and Section 4: 2, 8 (a)-(c).

Homework 4 (due Wednesday Feb. 14): Section 4: 17, 25, 33 and Section 5: 2, 4, 6.

Homework 5 (due Wednesday Feb. 21): Section 4: 36, 38 and Section 5: 10, 12 and 13.

Homework 6 (due Wednesday Feb. 28): Section 5: 14, 15, 16 and Section 6: 1 and 5.

Homework 7 (due Wednesday Mar. 7): Section 10: 9, 10, 12, 14, 16, 21, 24 and 25.

Homework 8 (due Wednesday Mar. 28): Section 11: 4, 6, 10, 12 and 15.

Homework 9 (due Wednesday April 4): Section 11: 17, 19, 20(b), 23, 25(b,d), 27. Section 12: 2.

Homework 10 (due Wednesday April 11): Section 13: 1, 2, 3, 6, 8, 10.

Homework 11 (due Monday April 23): Section 14: 1, 2, 3, 5. Section 15: 1, 2, 3, 7.

Our final exam is on Friday April 27 from 10:00AM to 11:45AM at Caldwell Lab 109.