Math 71A
MW 4:45-6:10pm (Section 4)
Spring 2016

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Homework #13 due Wednesday, June 6: 6.6, 6.7 (Note: this homework assignment is optional; if you turn it in, it can replace your lowest homework score)

Final Exam will be Monday, June 6, 4:30pm-7:00pm.
Here are some resources:

Final Exam Study Guide
Final Exam Review Exercises (here's a spaced version)
Final Exam Review Exercises Answer Key
Friday study session: Friday, June 3, 12pm-2pm. Room 61-2311.
Saturday study session: Saturday, June 4, 10:30am-1:30pm. Room to be determined.

Info

Syllabus (pdf)
Calendar (pdf)
Scavenger Hunt (pdf)

Office Hours

Location: 61-1626 (Building 61, Room 1626)
Mon 4-4:30pm
Tues 10:30-11:45am, 2:30-3:00pm
Thurs 10:30-11:45am, 2:30-3:00pm

Homework
(Note: Do the Exercise Sets--NOT the Concept and Vocabulary Checks.)
(Note: "EOO" means "Every Other Odd", for example: 1, 5, 9, 13, etc.)

Homework #1 due Wednesday, March 2
1.1 (p.12) #15-25 odd
1.2 (p.27) #1-97 EOO, 111-129 odd
Homework #2 due Wednesday, March 9
1.3 (p.37) #1-21 EOO
1.4 (p.50) #1-37 EOO, 39-47 odd, 59, 61, 93, 95
1.5 (p.65) #1-9 odd, 19, 29, 31, 35, 37, 41, 43, 51-71 EOO
Homework #3 due Wednesday, March 16
1.6 (p.79) #1-113 EOO, 151-155 odd
Homework #4 due Wednesday, March 23
2.1 (p.111) #1-9 odd, 13, 15, 19-27 odd
2.2 (p.121) #1-41 odd
2.3 (p.132) #1-13 odd, 17, 19-33 odd, 39, 43, 47-55 odd
Homework #5 due Wednesday, April 6
2.4 (p.150) #1-13 EOO, 15-45 odd, 49-61 odd, 77, 79, 81
2.5 (p.162) #1-61 EOO
Homework #6 due Wednesday, April 13
3.1 (p.190) #1, 3, 7, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29, 33, 47, 53, 55, 59, 65 (clear fractions first), 69, 81
3.2 (p.204) #13, 19, 23, 25, 27, 31
Homework #7 due Wednesday, April 20
3.3 (p.215) #1-9 odd, 15-19 odd
4.1 (p.262) #1-17 EOO, 19-35 odd
4.2 (p.271) #1-57 EOO
Homework #8 due Wednesday, May 4
4.3 (p.282) #1-81 EOO
4.4 (p.294) #1-45 EOO, 51
5.1 (p.323) #1, 7, 11, 13, 31, 37, 39, 41, 47
Homework #9 due Wednesday, May 11
5.2 (p.337) #1-81 EOO, 99, 101
5.3 (p.347) #1-69 EOO
5.4 (p.361) #1-89 EOO (Note: answer to #37 should be $2x^2(x+3)(x-16)$)
Homework #10 due Wednesday, May 18
5.5 (p.371) #1-93 EOO
5.6 (p.378) #1-57 EOO
5.7 (p.390) #1-45 EOO, 71, 75, 81, 88
Homework #11 due Wednesday, May 25
6.1 (p.413) #7-15 odd, 27-87 EOO
Homework #12 due Wednesday, June 1
6.2 (p.427) #1-65 EOO
6.3 (p.435) #1-37 EOO
6.4 (p.444) #1-33 EOO
Homework #13 due Monday, June 6
6.6 (p.462) #1-33 EOO
6.7 (p.475) #3, 5, 13, 25, 27, 39-43 odd, 47

Tentative future homework assignments
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Notes
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1.1 and 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6
2.1 and 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5
3.1 3.2 3.3
4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4
5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7
6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.6 6.7

Presentations
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1.1 and 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6
2.1 and 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5
3.1 3.2 3.3
4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4
5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7
6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.6 6.7

Practice Solutions

1.1 and 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6
2.1 and 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5
3.1 3.2 3.3
4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4
5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7
6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.6 6.7

Practice Problems (Blank)

1.1 and 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6
2.1 and 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5
3.1 3.2 3.3
4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4
5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7
6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.6 6.7

Study Guides

Test #1 Study Guide (pdf)
Test #2 Study Guide (pdf)
Test #3 Study Guide (pdf)
Final Exam Study Guide (pdf)
Final Exam Review Exercises (pdf) (here's a spaced version)
Final Exam Review Exercises Answer Key (pdf)

Test Solutions

Test #1
Test #2
Test #3

Tests (Blank)

Test #1
Test #2
Test #3

Links

Math 71 videos by Mt. SAC professor Gary Long (password: icandothis)
Mt. SAC Math and Computer Science Department website
MARC (Math Activities Resource Center) - free math tutoring for Mt. SAC students!
LAC Tutoring - free math tutoring for Mt. SAC students!
How to Take a Math Test or Quiz
Best fit regression line
Best fit regression line 2
Solutions to a Linear Inequality in Two Variables
Play with parabolas
Graphs of quadratic functions
Mandelbrot set zooming applet
Youtube Mandelbrot zoom
Conic sections animation
Conic section applet
Khan Academy (useful video tutorials on most topics we cover)