Math 123: Contemporary Mathematics

Taught by Dr. Lily Yen, fall 2018

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How to prepare for each lecture

Help

  1. My office hours.
  2. Math Learning Centre in Birch 289.
  3. Student solutions manual bundled with custom text sold in the Bookstore.
  4. Past tests etc.: Since the calendar changes every term, the syllabus for each test varies slightly from term to term.
    Assignment 1
    Fall 2018 (with answers). Fall 2017 (with answers).
    Quiz 1
    Fall 2017 (with answers).
    Quiz 2
    Fall 2017 (with answers).
    Test 1
    Fall 2017 (with answers).
    Quiz 3
    Fall 2017 (with answers).
    Assignment 2
    Fall 2017 (with answers).
    Test 2
    Fall 2017 (with answers).
    Assignment 3
    Fall 2017 (with answers).

Capilano University, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, and I have done everything possible to help you pass the course. Please do not fail us.

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Lecture Plan

September 7 1.1, 1.2
11 1.2, using variables, introduction to projects
14 1.2; in-class assignment for problem solving
18 5.1, 5.2
21 5.2, 5.3
25 5.4
28 Quiz on Chapter 5; lecture on 9.1
October 2 9.2, 9.3
5 9.3, 9.4
9 Quiz on Chapter 9; lecture on 8.1
12 8.2, algebra, and review for Test 1
16 Test 1 on Chapters 1, 5, 9
19 8.2, 8.3
23 8.3 and algebra
26 Quiz on 8.1, 8.2, 8.3; lecture on 13.1
30 13.1, 13.2
November 2 13.2, 13.3
6 13.3; in-class assignment for probability
13 14.1, 14.2
16 Test 2 on Chapters 8, 13
20 14.2, 14.3
23 In-class assignment for statistics, project presentations
27 Project presentations
30 Project presentations, review for final