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 13 Sept 2015)
Web-based assignment 2 (due Sun 27 Sept 2015)
Web-based assignment 3 (due Sun 11 Oct 2015)
Web-based assignment 4 (due Sun 25 Oct 2015)
Web-based assignment 5 (due Sun 8 Nov 2015)
Web-based assignment 6x (due Sun 22 Nov 2015)
Web-based assignment 6 (due Sun 6 Dec 2015)
Fall 2015 Final Exam (a short test)
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