Math 111 Fall 2015
Instructor: Dr. G. Lugo
Office Hours: MW 2-3:30 or by appointment. Os. 2016B
Textbooks: Algebra and Trigonometry, 4th
ed. By Sullivan and Sullivan
TI-83 or TI-84 Graphing Calculator
|Content:||Part I||1.1-1.7; 2.1-2.2, 10.1|
|Part II||3.1-3.5; 4.1-4.5; 5.1,5.4-5.6;|
|Old Finals:||Link Pending|
|Grading:||The grade will be based on the cumulative distribution of your scores on the following|
|Exam 1||100 points||Ex1F07 1 2||Ex1S08 1 2||Ex1F15|
|Exam 2||100 points||Ex2F07 1 2||Ex2S08 1 2||Ex2F15|
|Exam 3||100 points||Ex3F07||Ex3S08 1 2||Ex3F15|
|Fine-tuning of the grade will take into account other factors such as attendance, improvement, grade distribution, consistency, and class participation. Efforts will be made to device exams which will result on a ten point grading scale.|
|Make-ups:||There will be no make-ups, no early exams. No
If you miss an exam without a proper excuse you will get zero points in that exam. If you miss an additional exam for any reason, you will get zero points onthat exam.
|Under exceptional circumstances, students who missed one
exam with a proper
excuse, will be allowed to replace the score in that exam with half of the score in the the final exam.
|Honor Code:||Complete academic honesty is expected from all
students. Please, read section 4.1 of the
Undergraduate Academic Honor Code.
|Attendance:||Do not miss any classes. Many of the class
activities involve cooperative learning, and your presence in these group
activities is crucial. In particular, do not miss any exams! - Final exams
are comprehensive and the "grade replacement" policy
can become a source of considerable stress.
a) To prepare
students for Calculus.
a) Math Lab /