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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 1575, to give advice to entering students. ¬†Write a paragraph responding to one¬†of the following, describing what you would tell them. What … 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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Webwork #6 deadline extended to 5/8

Hi everyone, I know you are all working hard on studying for the exam next week. ¬†Because of this, I have extended the deadline for the current webwork assignment for 1 week, now due Tuesday, May 8th. Heads up: Webwork … Continue reading

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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 following Spring Break. One-Time Only Special Offer (Due Tuesday, May 1st).¬† This¬†optional¬†assignment will … Continue reading

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OpenLab Assignment 7: Tell me about infinity

UPDATES: 1. ¬†Heads up: your photo MUST be taken by you (no using photos from the internet or elsewhere). 2. ¬†These instructions are “stuck” to the top of this page. ¬†When you create your post, it will appear below this. … Continue reading

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Exam 3 Review (not an assignment)

Hi everyone, If you have a question about the Exam 3 Review please post it here. Extra Credit. ¬†Answer someone’s question about the Exam 3 Review. NOTE: this is¬†not¬†an assignment — I just wanted to create a place for you … 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 and answer key¬†have been posted. ¬†In the interest of making this assignment a help (instead of an extra chore), I’m asking you … 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 6.2 Volumes (these will not be collected). Extra credit.¬† Tell me what’s in heavy rotation on you iPod right now. ¬†I’m listening to … Continue reading

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