Math 101 – Introduction to Analysis, Fall 2015


Instructor: Anatolii Grinshpan
Office hours:  TWR 3-4, Korman 249.

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Sep 21. Equations of lines: point-slope, slope-intercept, general. Example.

Sep 23. Parallel and perpendicular lines. Supply and demand functions.

Sep 24. Linear cost analysis. Celsius vs Fahrenheit.

 

Sep 30. The domain and range of a function.

Oct   1. Examples and practice.

Oct   2. Quiz 1 (1.1, 1.2).

 

Oct  5.  Vertical and horizontal line tests. Even and odd symmetry.

Oct  7.  Composition.

Oct  8.  Examples and practice.

Oct  9 . Quiz 2 (10.1, 12.3).

 

Oct 12. Columbus day.

Oct 14. Piecewise-linear functions. Translations and reflections.

Oct 15. Quadratic functions.

Oct 16. Quiz 3 (2.6, 10.2).

 

Oct 19. Polynomials.

Oct 21. Examples and practice.

Oct 22. Examples and practice.

Oct 23. Midterm 1: 8AM, CAT 61.

 

Oct 28. Asymptotes of rational functions.

Oct 29. Exponential functions.

Oct 30. Quiz 4 (10.3, 10.4).

 

Nov 2. Exponential and logarithmic functions.

Nov 4. Equations involving exponentials and logarithms.

Nov 5. Simple and compound interest.

Nov 6. Quiz 5 (10.5, 5.1).

 

Nov  9. Geometric sums.

Nov 11. Annuities: present and future values.

Nov 12. Amortization.

Nov 13. Quiz 6 (5.2, 5.3).

 

Nov 16. Linear systems.

Nov 18. Gaussian elimination.

Nov 19. Examples and practice.

Nov 20. Midterm 2: 8AM, CAT 61.

 

Nov 23. Gaussian elimination.

Nov 24. Matrix algebra.

 

              Thanksgiving break

 

Nov 30.  Matrix algebra.

Dec   2.  Matrix inversion.

Dec   3.  Matrix inversion.

Dec   4.  Quiz 7 (2.1-2.5).

 

Dec   7.  Questions session: 4-5, GL 22.

Dec   9.  Questions session: 4-5, GL 22.

 

Dec  11. Final exam: 10:30-12:30, Main Auditorium.