Math.155.002 Elementary Math Models
Fall 2017 Course Web Page

Course Info
Office Hours & Contact Info Tentative Schedule
Course Objectives Portfolio Q&A Exam Dates
Assignment Sheet Worksheets and Handouts Excel Spreadsheets
Technology Math/Stat tutoring lab Blackboard

News and Announcements

12/12/2017
One difference equation was accidentally left off the list of equations included with the sample exam.  An updated copy with the added equation highlighted is available here.  Note that the extra equation will NOT  be highlighted on the exam.  
12/11/2017
Answers to sample exam and clicker questions are available  here  and  here.  
12/4/2017
Here is my office hours schedule for the rest of the semester.
12/3/2017 When I review portfolios at the final exam, I will be using this check list.  You may wish to review the checklist before turning in your portfolio, in order to verify that you have included all of the assigned work.  Note that worksheets are available online at http://www.dankalman.net/AUhome/classes/classesF17/emm/worksheets/index.html.
12/1/2017
We will have our final exam on Friday,  12/15,  11:20AM.  Note that this is earlier than our usual class time.  Important information  about the  exam, including sample exam questions,  is provided here.
11/12/2017
Exams have been graded and will be returned on Tuesday.  Information about the results is here.
11/6/2017
Answers to sample exam and clicker questions are available here.     You may wish to review this portfolio checklist before turning in your portfolio, in order to verify that you have included all of the assigned work.  I will bring copies of the checklist to the exam, so there is no need to print one.
11/3/2017
We will have an exam on Friday,  11/10,  covering  Chapter 3 section 3, and chapter 4 sections 1-4.  Important information  about the  exam, including a sample exam,  is provided here.
10/27/2017
I did not collect the homework from section 4.2 today.  That will instead be collected on Tuesday 10/31.  If you did not already complete that assignment, please work on at least three of the problems in context for Tuesday.  The first assignment from section 4.3 will still be due on Tuesday as well.  The assignment sheet has been updated to reflect this change of plans.
10/13/2017
Exams have been graded and will be returned on Tuesday.  Information about the results is here.
10/8/2017
The class Tentative Schedule and the Assignment Sheet have been changed.  Homework for section 3.3 will NOT be due on Tuesday, 10/17, as originally planned.  Section 3.3 will be discussed in class on 10/17 and assigned problems will be due on 10/20.
10/4/2017
Answers to sample exam and clicker questions are available here.     You may wish to review this portfolio checklist before turning in your portfolio, in order to verify that you have included all of the assigned work.  I will bring copies of the checklist to the exam, so there is no need to print one.
10/1/2017
We will have an exam on Tuesday,  10/10,  covering sections  2.3, 2.4, 3.1, and 3.2.  Important information  about the  exam, including a sample exam,  is provided here.
9/17/2017
Exams have been graded and will be returned on Tuesday.  Information about the results is here.
9/14/2017
Answers to sample exam are available here.
9/7/2017
We will have an exam on Friday,  9/15,  covering chapter 1  and sections  2.1 and 2.2.  Important information  about the  exam, including a sample exam,  is provided here.
8/31/2017 In working on the homework for Friday, please review the instructions, especially this  sample showing the required format.  Also, note that in the textbook, problems marked with @ have answers in the back of the book.
8/15/2017 Please use the Course Info  link to read about course policies and plans.  A student survey will be distributed in class the first day, but if you wish you can print a copy before that, and bring it to class already filled out.