Math 143
Finite Mathematics
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Document Index
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Course Syllabus
Introduction and Grade Policies
Future Grade Predictor
Course Handouts (in order presented in our text, Rolf)
Slopes of lines
An interactive page
Solving systems of equations
Functional Notation; composite functions
Compound Interest and Annuities
An interactive Self-test
Row Operations; Pivoting
Identity Matrices; Identity Sub-matrix (ISM)
Gauss/Jordan Method; Row-reduced form
Gauss/Jordan example:
fewer equations than variables
Gauss/Jordan example:
fewer variables than equations
Matrix Products
Story Problems
Choose a topic
General strategies
Cost, Revenue, and Profit
Compound Interest and Annuities
Linear programming; no table info
Linear programming; info in table
Conditional Probability
Using Bayes Formula with 2-way split
Using Bayes Formula with 3-way-split
Game (Albert's Pattern)
Finding Matrix Inverses
The MATRIX INVERSE Method
for solving a system of equations
Graphing Inequalities
(description of methods)
Graphing Inequalities
(
Interactive self-test
)
SIMPLEX METHOD
:
(All topics, examples, and
Interactive Self-tests
)
Symbols and terms relating to sets
The Pivot Engine
An interactive matrix pivoter
(Big time saver)
Venn Diagrams
Making Venn Diagrams
An Interactive Self-test
(section 6.1)
PCs and Macs
An easier Interactive exercise
(section 6.2)
Country and Western Songs
A harder Interactive exercise
(section 6.2)
Counting the Size of Sets
An Interactive Self-test
(sections 6.3, 6.4, 6.5)
Chinese restaurant problem
Counting example (with solution) (section 6.5)
Terms and Phrases from Probability
(section 7.1)
Words with logical content in probability problems
Conditional Probability
(
An Interactive Experience
) (section 7.4)
The Diamond Merchant
Trees and conditional probabilities (Solved exercise) (section 7.4)
Bayes Rule (section 7.6)
The Formula
(section 7.6)
A smaller Interactive Example
(section 7.6)
A larger Interactive Example
(section 7.6)
Finding Logical content in technical English
(sections 7.4, 7.6)
Sample tests
Choose a test
Your Future Grade Goals
Sample test 1 (quiz)
Sample test 2 (hour exam)
Sample test 3 (quiz)
Sample test 4 (hour exam)
Sample test 5 (quiz)
Sample test 6 (an hour exam)
How do homework assignments affect grade
Web-based assignment 1 (due Sun 31 Jan 2016)
Web-based assignment 2 (due Sun 14 Feb 2016)
Web-based assignment 3 (due Sun 28 Feb 2016)
Web-based assignment 4 (due Sun 13 Mar 2016)
Web-based assignment 5 (due Sun 3 Apr 2016)
Web-based assignment 6x (due Sun 17 Apr 2016)
Web-based assignment 6 (due Sun 1 May 2016)
Spring 2016 Final Exam (a short test)
Music
Choose a song
Follow me (Uncle Cracker) (copyrighted song on flash drive)
Higher (Creed) (copyrighted song on flash drive)
The Humming (Enya YouTube)
Only Time (Enya YouTube)
Dream - soft jazz (Korean language YouTube)
You'll never walk alone - Susan Boyle (YouTube)
Pachelbel canon (Funtwo rock version YouTube)
Pachelbel canon (classical guitar YouTube)
Stand and Deliver (Adam+Ants YouTube)
Imagine (John Lennon YouTube)
Let it be (Beatles YouTube)
You're Beautiful (James Blunt YouTube)
Lookin' out my back door (Creedence YouTube)
Someday Never Comes (Creedence YouTube)
Down on the Corner (Creedence YouTube)
The Times they are a-changin (Dylan YouTube)
O Danny Boy ( YouTube)
The Last Rose of Summer (Streich YouTube)
Bach fugue (Glenn Gould YouTube)
Bach air (guitar YouTube incomplete)
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik - Mozart (0:35-6:37 Viena Philharmonic YouTube)
Unchained Melody - Ghost - Righteous brothers (YouTube)
Spring River Flower Moon Night (classical Chinese YouTube)
Stay Fredric Stay (Linda Ronstadt, Gilbert & Sullivan YouTube)
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6 May 2014
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