Math 40 – Intermediate
Algebra |
Instructor: Geoff Hagopian |
test 1 and solutions
test 2 and solutions
test 3 and solutions
test 4 and solutions
test 5 and solutions
test 6 and solutions
1. Intermediate
Algebra, a Modeling Approach by Katherine
Yoshiwara,
published by XYZ Textbooks, either the paperback or ebook
version,
ISBN: 978-1-936368-34-1. Here is a hyperlink: http://www.xyztextbooks.com/catalog/product/intermediate_algebra_modeling_approach
Here is a nice "getting started" guide:
http://www.xyzhomework.com/media/xyzhomework_getting_started_guide_student.pdf
2. A scientific calculator is
required for chapters 6 and 7. You will need the ability to compute logarithms,
so look for a “log” and “ln”
key.
We will use the xyzhomework system. To
get started, you will need the xyzhomework ID for
this course, which is 2724.
Go to http://www.xyzhomework.com/imathas/help.php?section=usingimas#registering
and follow the instructions for registering, logging in and
enrolling in this course.
There
will be regular in-class quizzes on the material we’re studying.
There
will be 7 chapter tests (about 1 every 2 or 3 weeks - see the schedule) plus a comprehensive final
exam.
There are excellent tutoring services available in the Math and Science Study Center (Math 4) and in the Academic Skills Center, both of which are conveniently located in the immediate vicinity of our classrooms.
Category |
Weighted % |
Homework Assignments |
20% |
Chapter Tests |
60% |
Final Exam |
15% |
In-class quizzes |
5% |
Total |
100% |