Author Archives: Jonas Reitz

Final Exam Review – UPDATE

Hi everyone, Attached is an updated version of the review sheet for the final exam. NOTE: The ONLY change is in problem #5 (instead of systems of 3 equations with 3 unknowns, it is about equations of circles). 1275_Final Exam … Continue reading

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OpenLab Assignment #10: Advice for the future

Assignment (due Monday, May 21).¬† Imagine that you are invited to speak on the first day of MAT 1275, to give advice to entering students. ¬†Write a paragraph responding to¬†one¬†of the following, describing what you would tell them. What do … Continue reading

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OpenLab Assignment #9: Mathematics education in America

If you have reached college-level mathematics, then you have spent a great deal of time in your life immersed in “mathematics education” — that is, you’ve gone to a lot of math classes. ¬†As you may know, there is a … Continue reading

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Exam 4 Review is posted

The review sheet for exam 4 is available here: https://openlab.citytech.cuny.edu/2012spr-mat1275-reitz/exam-reviews/ As usual, let me know (jreitz@citytech.cuny.edu) if you find an error in the review sheet or answer key.

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OpenLab Assignment 8: Exam 3 Special One-Time Offer

The grades for Exam 3 have been posted on the ‚ÄúGrades‚ÄĚ page (see the link in the menu bar above). ¬†The exams will be returned to you on Tuesday, April 17th. One-Time Only Special Offer (Due Tuesday, May 1st).¬† This … Continue reading

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OpenLab Assignment 7: Mathematics Treasure Hunt

UPDATES: The Storage Limit has been INCREASED. ¬†However, there is still a limit (it’s just a bit higher) — with this in mind, if you have the ability to reduce the size of your photos before uploading them, I request … Continue reading

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Homework Assignment Day 15: Falling from high places

Due Thursday, 3/29, in class.¬† Please complete the following three problems related to today’s joint class on falling objects and air resistance. ¬†Detailed notes for today’s lecture are available here, and they include three problems we’d like you to complete … Continue reading

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OpenLab Assignment 6: What does this have to do with anything?

Most people go to college because they are trying to build a better future for themselves. ¬†What job do you hope to get after college? ¬†Imagine you have completed your college degree, and your education and experience have allowed you … Continue reading

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OpenLab Assignment #5: Exam 2 review and WeBWorK update

OpenLab Assignment (Due next Tuesday evening, March 16th). ¬†Your second exam will take place next week. ¬†The¬†review sheet¬†has been posted. ¬†In the interest of making this assignment a help (instead of an extra chore), I’m asking you to post a … Continue reading

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OpenLab Assignment #4: Getting started with WeBWorK

DUE DATE UPDATE 3/4/12: Because WeBWorK has not been available all weekend, your first assignment will NOT be due on Tuesday. ¬†I will extend the deadline by AT LEAST 4 DAYS (possibly more, to be determined). ¬†I will make this … Continue reading

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