Calendar for Math 110-1, Finite Mathematics, Spring 2011

This calendar is tentative and will be updated throughout the semester.

Week

Day

Date

Topic

Sections

HW

1 Thursday 1/6/119 Introductions, Overview of Math of Finance Ch. 3 Find examples
2 Tuesday 1/11/11 Simple and compound interest31, 3.2
Thursday 1/13/11 Future value of an annuity 3.3
3 Tuesday 1/18/11 Present value of an annuity3.4
Thursday 1/20/11 Deciding what to use Ch. 3
4 Tuesday 1/25/11 Review
Thursday 1/27/11 Exam 1
5 Tuesday 2/1/11 Linear equations, regression 1.1-1.3
Thursday 2/3/11 Systems, graphing, elimination of variables 4.1, 4.2
6 Tuesday 2/8/11 Gauss-Jordan elmination 4.3
Thursday 2/10/11 Matrix operations, Inverses 4.4, 4.5
7 Tuesday 2/15/11 Leontief models 4.7
Thursday 2/17/11 Inequalities, geometric approach to Linear Programming Ch. 5
8 Tuesday 2/22/11 Simplex algorithm 6.1
Thursday 2/24/11 Simplex algorithm 6.2
9 Tuesday 3/1/11 Review
Thursday 3/3/11 Exam 2
10 Tuesday 3/8/11 Logic and set theory 7.1, 7.2
Thursday 3/10/11 Counting 7.3, 7.4
11 Monday -Friday3/14/11-3/18/11 Spring Break
12 Tuesday 3/22/11 Probability basics, Equiprobable spaces 8.1, 8.2
Thursday 3/24/11 Conditioning and Independence8.3
13 Tuesday 3/29/11 Bayes's theorem 8.4
Thursday 3/31/11 Markov chains 9.1
14 Tuesday 4/4/11 Regular Markov chains 9.2
Thursday 4/7/11 Absorbing Markov chains 9.3
15 Tuesday 4/12/11 Review
Thursday 4/14/11 Exam 3
16 Tuesday 4/19/11 Last class: Review and course evaluations
Wednesday 4/20/11 Reading day
Finals Friday 4/22/20 8:00-10:00Final Exam