Mathematics 1313


Assignments:

Each day the homework includes a reading component. On days when there is no reading assignment indicated below, please read the section following the one just completed in class.

 

 

Homework, Classwork, Etc. for Test #3

 

Date Section Classwork/Homework
3/26/02 5.1 Rubber Sheet Geometry Mindscapes I. 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 18, 20

II. 4, 5, 8

3/28/02 5.2 Mobius Band

5.3 Vertices, Edges and Faces

5.2 Mindscapes I. 2-4, 9, 13, 14; II # 2, 4

5.3 Mindscapes I. 2-4, 6-13, 16, 17

4/2/02 7.1 Chance Surprises Mindcapes I. 1-3
4/4/02 7.2 Predicting the Future Mindscapes I 3, 5, 7-11, 13, 15, 16, 20;  II 1-3, 6, 7
4/9/02 7.3 Random Thoughts Mindscapes I 1, 15, 16, 17, 20; II 1, 8, 9; III 4, 5
4/11/02 Invited talk: "The dance of the Honeybees" by Dr. Barbara Shipman  
4/16/02 7.4 Down for the Count Mindscapes I 1-3, 5-14, 16, 18-20;         II 1, 2, 4-6, 9
4/18/02 7.6 What the Average American Has Mindscapes I   2, 6, 14, 15, 19;                 II 5-10; III 1, 3
4/23/02 Test # 3  
4/25/02 7.6 Cont'd  
4/30/02 Class Presentations  
5/2/02 Class Presentations  

Homeworks, Classwork, Etc. for Test #2

 

Date Section Classwork Assignment
2/19/02 2.6 Rationals and Irrationals Mindscapes I. 3, 5; II. 1-4, 8, 9  
2/21/02 Handout: Fractions to decimals Handout Handout

p. 135 # 9-19

2/26/02 2.7  Get real Mindscapes I. 2-8, II. 4-8, III. 1 Handout on Sections 3.1-3.3
2/28/02 3.1-3.3  Infinities    
3/5/02 4.1 Pythagora's Theorem Mindscapes I. 1, 3, 4, 5, 6; II. 2 Mindscapes I. 7, 8, 10
3/7/02 4.3 The Golden Rectangle Mindscapes I. 7, 9; II. 5; III. 2 Mindscapes I. 3, 4
3/12/02 4.5 The Platonic Solids

Review Test # 2

(Sections 2.6, 2.7, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 4.1, 4.3, 4.5)

   
3/14/02 Test # 2   Read Sections 5.1-5.4
       

 

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Homeworks, Classwork, Etc. for Test #1

 

Date Section Classwork Assignment
1/15/02 1.1 Techniques of effective thinking Story 1, 3, 8, Game:Poison Read pages ix-xxvi
      Story # 2, 4, 5, 7
1/17/02 1.4 Strategies of thought Mindscapes 1-5, 9 Mindscapes 7, 8, 11, 14, 15
1/22/02 2.1 Counting: The Pigeonhole Principle Mindscapes I.3, 5-8; III.1; IV.1  Mindscapes I.9, 10; II.4
1/24/02 2.2 Fibonacci Numbers Mindscapes I. 5, 10, 11 Mindscapes II.4, 5
1/29/02 2.3 Prime Numbers Mindscapes I.10, 17; II. 4, 5, 7; III. 2, 3 Mindscapes I. 1-9,  Read Section 2.4
1/31/02 Handout: Numbers in their primes 1, 2, 3 1, 2, 3
2/5/02 2.4  Clock Arithmetic Mindscapes  II. 3, 4, 5, 7, 8 Mindscapes I. 1-20
2/7/02 Handout: The lockers problem

Handout: Driving in Septobasiland

Handout: Money in Septobasiland

The lockers problem

Septobasiland problems

The lockers problem

Septobasiland problems

2/12/02 Review Test #1    
2/14/02 Test #1   Read Section 2.6

 

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