Due Date | Assignment | |

Wed Jan 10 | Read Intro and Section 1.1. | |

Reading Homework: Section 1.1: Problem 2 | ||

Homework (not to turn in): Section 1.1: Problems 1, 3, 17, 25, 33 | ||

Fri Jan 12 | Read Section 1.2. | |

Reading Homework: Section 1.2: Problem 4 | ||

Homework (not to turn in): Section 1.2: Problems 5, 15, 21, 33, 37 | ||

Wed Jan 17 | Read Section 1.3. | |

Reading Homework: Section 1.3: Problem 6 | ||

Homework (not to turn in): Section 1.3: Problems 7, 15, 17, 19, 35 | ||

Fri Jan 19 | 1-2 pp. double spaced written report | |

Topic: Choose from among the following Problems: | ||

Section 1.1: 47 or 49; Section 1.2: 43; or Section 1.3: 42, 43 or 48 | ||

Fri Jan 19 | Read Section 2.1. | |

Reading Homework: Section 2.1: Problem 6 | ||

Homework (not to turn in): Section 2.1: Problems 21, 23, 31, 33, 35 | ||

Homework for Friday (bring to class for discussion): Do the postnet worksheet handed out in class. | ||

Mon Jan 22 | Read Section 2.2. | |

Reading Homework: Section 2.2: Problem 12 | ||

Homework (not to turn in): Section 2.2: Problems 4, 5, 13, 19, 25, 33, 36, 37 | ||

Wed Jan 24 | Read Section 2.3. | |

Reading Homework: Section 2.3: Problem 16 | ||

Here is how I worked out Reading Homework Problem 16 from Section 2.3 (but I include a lot of additional explanation). | ||

Homework (not to turn in): Section 2.3: Problems 3, 7, 9, 17, 19, 25 | ||

Fri Jan 26 | Quiz on Chapters 1 and 2 | |

Practice Quiz 1: Click here
for a practice quiz for quiz 1. | ||

Here are solutions to the practice quiz for quiz 1. | ||

Quiz 1 Solutions: Click here for solutions to Quiz 1. | ||

Mon Jan 29 | 1-2 pp. double spaced written report | |

Topic: Choose from among the following Problems: | ||

Section 2.1: 52; Section 2.2: 56; or Section 2.3: 51 | ||

Mon Jan 29 | Read Section 6.1. | |

Reading Homework: Section 6.1, #16 | ||

Wed Jan 31 | Read Eulerization Handout | |

Reading Homework: Handout Problem 3b | ||

Homework Problems over 6.1: 5, 9, 11, 15, 19, 22, 25, 27, 29, 31, 32 | ||

Fri Feb 2 | Read Section 6.2 | |

Reading Homework: Section 6.2, #18 | ||

Homework Problems: The rest of the problems on the handout, and Section 6.1, problems 48-50 | ||

Mon Feb 5 | Read Section 6.3 | |

Reading Homework: Section 6.3, #22 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 6.2, 9, 13, 17, 23, 37 | ||

Wed Feb 7 | 1-2 pp. double spaced written report | |

Topic: Choose from among the following three topics: | ||

(a) The Asia Pacific Cable Network (see #40, p. 375); discuss the interruption caused by the earthquake Dec 27 2006 | ||

(b) Minimal spanning trees (see #41, p. 375) | ||

(c) The four color theorem (see p. 402) | ||

Wed Feb 7 | Read Section 7.1 and this Critical Time Computation handout | |

Reading Homework: Section 7.1, 24 | ||

Also, work through the Hamiltonian Circuit handout for class discussion | ||

Homework Problems: Section 6.3, 1, 3, 5, 13, 19, 21, 37 | ||

Fri Feb 9 | Read Section 7.2 | |

Reading Homework: Section 7.2, 22 | ||

Also, finish working through the Class handout for class discussion on Friday | ||

Homework Problems: Section 7.1, 11, 13, 18, 23, 29 | ||

Mon Feb 12 | Read Section 7.3 | |

Reading Homework: Section 7.3, 10 | ||

Also, finish working through the List Processing handout from Friday for class discussion on Monday | ||

Work through Practice Quiz 2 for class discussion Monday (solutions to Practice Quiz 2: page 1, page 2, page 3) | ||

Homework Problems: Section 7.2, 5, 13, 15, 19, 21, 25, 31 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 7.3, 1, 3, 9, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23 | ||

Wed Feb 14 | Quiz 2 on Chapters 6 and 7 | |

Writing Assignment: Choose from #40 or #41 on p. 431, or #39 or #40 on p. 451. | ||

Fri Feb 16 | Read Section 8.1 | |

Reading Homework: Section 8.1, 14 | ||

Mon Feb 19 | Read Section 8.2 | |

Reading Homework: Section 8.2, 8 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 8.1, 3, 5, 11, 23, 33, 41 | ||

Wed Feb 21 | Read Section 8.3 | |

Reading Homework: Section 8.3, 18 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 8.2, 3, 7, 9, 19, 27, 41 | ||

Fri Feb 23 | 1-2 pp. double spaced written report | |

Topic: Choose from among the following three topics: | ||

#49, p. 502; #45, p. 525; #32, p. 553 | ||

Fri Feb 23 | Read Section 9.1 | |

Reading Homework: Section 9.1, 2 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 8.3, 1, 9, 11, 13, 25 | ||

Mon Feb 26 | Read Section 9.2 | |

Reading Homework: Section 9.2, 2 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 9.1, 1, 5, 7, 11, 13, 15, 17, 21, start filling out Vocabulary Worksheet | ||

Wed Feb 28 | Reading: pp. 594-608 (stop at variance) | |

Reading Homework: Section 9.3, 18 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 9.2, 1, 5, 9, 21, 29(ab), Vocabulary Worksheet | ||

Bring Calculator: This next section is computationally intensive | ||

Go over Practice Quiz 3 (Solutions) | ||

Fri Mar 2 | Quiz 3 | |

Bring Calculator | ||

Mon Mar 5 | 1-2 pp. double spaced written report | |

Topic: Choose from among the following three topics: | ||

#33, p. 577 (do this with respect to jury selection in Lincoln or Lancaster County); #43, p. 593; #54, p. 624 | ||

Mon Mar 5 | Reading: Section 10.1 | |

Reading Homework: Section 10.1, #4 | ||

Wed Mar 7 | Read Section 10.2 | |

Reading Homework: Section 10.2, 4b | ||

Homework Problems: Section 10.1, 1, 3, 9, 11, 15, 19, 33, 41 | ||

Fri Mar 9 | Read Section 10.3 | |

Reading Homework: Section 10.3, 18 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 10.2, 3, 7, 17, 19, 21, 25, 39, 41, 45 | ||

Mon Mar 19 | Read Section 11.1 | |

Reading Homework: Section 11.1, 14 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 10.3, 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 15, 17, 27, 31, 33, 49 | ||

Wed Mar 21 | Read Section 11.2 | |

Reading Homework: Section 11.2, 10; also redo 10.3, 18 (using the example in class as a model) | ||

Homework Problems: Section 11.1, 3, 9, 15, 17, 19, 21, 25, 29, 31, 33, 37, 39, 43 | ||

Fri Mar 23 | Read Section 11.3 | |

Reading Homework: Section 11.3, 24 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 11.2, 1, 3, 5, 9, 11, 13, 19, 25, 33 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 11.3, 1, 3, 7, 9, 17, 23, 39 | ||

Fri Mar 23 | 1-2 pp. double spaced written report | |

Topic: Choose from among the following three topics: | ||

#45 p. 650, #46 p. 650, or #48(b) p. 693 | ||

Mon Mar 26 | Quiz 4 | |

Practice Quiz 4 | ||

Practice Quiz 4 Solutions | ||

Wed Mar 28 | 1-2 pp. double spaced written report | |

Topic: Choose from among the following three topics: | ||

#47 p. 715, #41 p. 728, or write a brief history of the Gallup Organization | ||

(take into account its founding, mergers with other companies, and its connection to UNL) | ||

Wed Mar 28 | Read Section 4.1 | |

Reading Homework: Section 4.1, 24 | ||

Fri Mar 30 | We will continue with Section 4.1 | |

Mon Apr 2 | Read Section 5.1 | |

Reading Homework: Section 5.1, 12 | ||

Wed Apr 4 | Read Section 5.2 | |

Reading Homework: Section 5.2, 16 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 5.1, 1, 5, 7, 11, 13, 21, 23, 33, 37 | ||

Fri Apr 6 | 1-2 pp. double spaced written report | |

Topic: Choose from among the following topics: | ||

#49 p. 234, or write a short bio on John H. Conway | ||

Fri Apr 6 | Read Section 5.3 | |

Reading Homework: Section 5.3, 16 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 5.2, 5, 6, 11, 15, 21, 23 | ||

Mon Apr 9 | Read Section 3.1 | |

Reading Homework: Section 3.1, 16 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 5.3, 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 19 | ||

Wed Apr 11 | 1-2 pp. double spaced written report | |

Topic: Choose from among the following topics: | ||

#41, p. 305; #45, p. 306; #51, p. 334 | ||

Review for quiz: Practice Quiz 5(Solutions) | ||

Fri Apr 13 | Quiz on Chapters 4.1 and 5.1, 5.2 and 5.3 | |

Mon Apr 16 | Read Section 3.2 | |

Reading Homework: Section 3.2, 22 | ||

Homework Problems: Section 3.1, 1, 3, 5, 7, 15, 17, 19, 25, 37 | ||

Wed Apr 18 | Read Section 3.3 | |

Reading Homework: Section 3.3, 26a,b | ||

Homework Problems: Section 3.2, 3, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 25, 31, 33 | ||

Fri Apr 20 | Quiz on Chapter 3 (Practice Quiz) (Solutions) | |

Fri Apr 20 | Writing Assignment | |

(Due Apr 20 but I'll accept it as late as Apr 27) | ||

Discuss how this course may (or may not!) have changed your view of math. |