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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

## 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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## OpenLab Assignment 3: Take a break

You have no assignment this weekend, except to work on some of the homework problems from Sec 6.7 Solving Radical Equations (these will not be collected). Extra credit.  Tell me what music you like.  I’m listening to The Devil Makes Three (“punk-a** … Continue reading

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## OpenLab Assignment 2: Write a question for the first exam

UPDATE: LaTeX tester.  Want to test out your LaTeX code before you post it in a comment?  There is a LaTeX tester here, where you can type in your formula, hit the button, and see how it looks: http://samples.geekality.net/latex/ NOTE:  When … Continue reading

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## Announcements 1: Office hours update, PAL workshops

Office hours update. I have updated my office hours (they are reflected on the Policies page also) as follows: Tues: 11:30 – 12:30 (no change) Thurs: 12:00 – 12:30 and 5:45 – 6:15 Peer-Assisted Learning Mathematics Workshops.  Need a little help … Continue reading

## OpenLab Assignment 1: Mathography

This assignment is due Monday evening, February 13th (midnight). Assignment.  Choose ONE of the following two topics.  Write a reply to this post, responding to the topic.  Begin by telling us which topic you chose. (1-2 paragraphs).  Be sure to … Continue reading

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## Help with the OpenLab – registering, etc.

Note: if you are looking for the “Welcome” message that was here before, just scroll down — it appears below this message. A few people have run into problems registering for the OpenLab and joining my course.  Please let me … Continue reading