Math 2300, Spring 2012   Class Schedule, Lecture Notes
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 WK Class/Date Topic Book Chapter Assignments Reading 1 F 1/27 Introduction and syllabus 1 Syllabus, Chapter 1 2 M 1/30 Continuous v Discrete with Dr. Carter W 2/1 Logical Form and Logical Equivalence 1.1 HW1 Assigned F 2/3 Conditional Statements 1.1, 1.2 HW1 Due,   HW2 Assigned 3 M 2/6 Valid and Invalid Arguments 1.3 HW2 Due,  HW3 Assigned W 2/8 Digital Logic Circuits, Predicates 1.4 HW3 Due,  HW4 Assigned Chapter 2 F 2/10 Group work on 1.4 with Dr. Thomas 1.4 HW4 Due 4 M 2/13 Predicates and Quantified Statements 2.1, 2.2 HW5 Assigned W 2/15 Quantified Statements 2.2, 2.3 HW6 Assigned F 2/17 Statements with Multiple Quantifiers 2.3, 2.4 HW5 Due Chapter 3 5 M  2/20 Direct Proof and Counterexample 3.1 HW6 Due, HW7 Assigned W 2/22 Direct Proof and Counterexample 3.2 F 2/24 Direct Proof and Counterexample 3.3 HW7 Due, HW8 Assigned 6 M 2/27 Direct Proof and Counterexample 3.4 W 2/29 Indirect Proof 3.5, 3.6 HW8 Due, HW9 Assigned F 3/2 Review for Quiz 1 HW9 Due Chapter 4 7 M 3/5 Sequences 4.1 HW10 Assigned W 3/7 PMI 4.2 HW10 Due, HW11 Assigned F 3/9 Quiz 1 Ch. 1, 2, 3.1-3.4 8 M  3/12 PMI 4.2 HW12 Assigned W 3/14 PMI 4.3 HW11 Due, HW13 Assigned Chapter 8 F 3/16 Stong form of PMI 4.4 9 M 3/19 Recursion 8.1 HW12 Due, HW13 Due HW14 Assigned W 3/21 Recursion 8.1 HW14 Due Homework Extra Credit: May work individually or in pairs Towers of Hanoi program to estimate time (in years) to move 64 disks Assume 31,557,600 seconds per year Due April 18th F 3/23 Solving Recurrence Relations by Iteration 8.2 HW15 Assigned 10 M 3/26 Solving Recurrence Relations by Iteration 8.2 HW15 Due, HW16 Assigned W 3/28 Second-Order Linear Homogenous Recurrence Relations with Constant Coefficients 8.3 HW16 Due, HW17 Assigned F 3/30 Cesar Chavez Day 11 M 4/2 Solving Recurrences 8.3 HW17 Due, HW18 Assigned W 4/4 Solving Recurrences Handout F 4/6 Solving Recurrences Handout HW18, Part 1,  Due Extra Credit: MCSSS Sean's Talk Write (1) a brief summary of the talk, (2) what did you like most about the talk and why Spring Break  April 9-13 12 M 4/16 More on Recurrences Master Theorem Animation W 4/18 More on Recurrences 8 HW18, Part 2, Due Extra Credit Homework Due F 4/20 Structural Induction 8.4 HW19 Assigned 13 M 4/23 Sets 5.1 HW19 Due, HW20 Assigned W 4/25 Quiz 2 4, 8.1-3 Handout F 4/27 Sets 5.1 HW21 Assigned 14 M 4/30 Sets 5.2 HW20 Due, HW22 Assigned W 5/2 Sets 5.3 HW21 Due F 5/4 Relations 10.1 HW22 Due, HW23 Assigned Extra Credit for Sean's Talk Due 15 M 5/7 Go over Quiz 2 HW23 Due, HW24 Assigned W 5/9 Relations 10.2, 10.3 F 5/11 Pigeon Hole Principle 7.3 HW24 Due, HW25 Assigned 16 M 5/14 Graphs 11 HW25 Due W 5/16 Reading Day Wednesday 5/23 Final 8:30 am to 10:30 am Make-up Homework Due (Can replace up to 4 assns)