Math 132, Fall 2017

Course Information

Instructor: Liban Mohamed
Email: lmohamed at wisc dot edu
Office: 722 Van Vleck
Office Hours: Tuesday 1-2p, Thursday 12-1p, or by appointment

Lecture schedule: MW 4:45-6:00 in VV B123

Syllabus

Course pack

Last semester's first exam: probability and statistics some solutions
Last semester's second exam: algebra
Last semester's third exam: comprehensive
132 exams from previous years

Material

Week Monday lecture Wednesday lecture Homework Due date Remarks on HW
Sep 6 3.1 Arithmetic to Algebra Homework 1 Wednesday 9/15
Sep 11-13 LMT Assessments and 3.1 Arithmetic to Algebra 3.2 Basic Equations Homework 2 Wednesday 9/20 Remarks
Sep 18-20 Graphing Functions and 3.2 Basic Equations 3.2 Basic Equations and algebra practice Homework 3 Wednesday 9/27 Remarks
Sep 23-25 3.3 Ratio and Proportions Review 3.3 Ratio and Proportions Review Homework 4 Wednesday 10/4 Remarks
Oct 2-4 Some Ratio and Rate Problems Some Ratio and Rate Solutions Homework 5 Monday 10/16 Remarks
Oct 9-11 Exam 1 Prep Exam 1
Oct 16-18 1.1 Flipping Coins: An Introduction to Probability and
1.2 Sample Spaces and Equally Likey Outcomes
1.3 Modeling Probabilities Homework 6 Wednesday 10/25 Remarks
Oct 23-25 1.3 Modeling Probabilities 1.4 More Modeling Homework 7 Wednesday 11/1 Remarks
Oct 30-Nov 1 1.5 Expected Value and 1.6 Using Models in Probability 2.1 Measures of Center and 2.2 Measures of Spread Homework 8 Wednesday 11/8 Remarks
Nov 6-8 2.3 Histograms, Stem-and-Leaf Plots and Box Plots 2.4 Scatterplots and 2.5 Misleading Graphs and Statistics Homework 9 Monday 11/20 Remarks
Nov 13-15 Exam Prep Exam 2
Nov 20-22 3.4 Proportional Relationship Thanksgiving
Nov 27-29 3.4 Proportional Relationship 3.5 Linear Relationships Homework 10 Monday 12/4 Remarks
Dec 4-6 3.6 Patterns and Rules 3.7 Patterns and Rules II Homework 11 Wednesday 12/13 Remarks
Dec 11-13 Some problems Some more problems Some Solutions