Kate Poirier’s Profile

Faculty
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Kate Poirier
Title
Assistant Professor
Department
Mathematics
Office Location
N 726

My Courses

MAT2680 Differential Equations Fall 2020

MAT2680 Differential Equations Fall 2020

An introduction to solving ordinary differential equations. Applications to various problems are discussed.

MAT1375 Precalculus Fall 2019

MAT1375 Precalculus Fall 2019

Topics include an in-depth study of functions such as polynomial functions, inverse functions, radical functions, rational functions, trigonometric functions, exponential and logarithmic functions; solving inequalities; elements of vectors and complex numbers; solving trigonometric equations and identities involving sum, double and half-angle formulas; Binomial Theorem; and progressions. A graphing calculator is required.

MEDU 2010 Technology in Mathematics Education Fall 2016 – Poirier

MEDU 2010 Technology in Mathematics Education Fall 2016 – Poirier

Students examine the rationale and pedagogy for the effective use of technology in the middle and high school mathematics classrooms. The technologies considered may include graphing calculators, computer algebra systems, spreadsheets, and dynamic geometry software.

MAT 3050 Geometry Spring 2021

MAT 3050 Geometry Spring 2021

MAT 3050 covers Euclidean and hyperbolic geometry in two and three dimensions from an axiomatic point of view. It examines classical theorems as well as groups of transformations.

MAT1575 Calculus II Spring 2021

MAT1575 Calculus II Spring 2021

A continuation of MAT 1475. Topics include Taylor polynomials, Mean Value Theorem, Taylor and Maclaurin series, tests of convergence, techniques of integration, improper integrals, areas, volumes and arclength.

My Projects

Math Department Instructor Resources PRIVATE

Math Department Instructor Resources PRIVATE

This site contains private (faculty only) resources for faculty teaching in the math department. Profile picture by Flickr user https://www.flickr.com/photos/frozenchipmunk/.

Office of the Provost

Office of the Provost

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Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research

Realizing the value of the research experience at the undergraduate level, this project is committed to fostering research opportunities for City Tech students. Faculty and students can use this project as a place to share announcements about research opportunities, as well as a place to offer information about the experiences students and faculty have had in their research endeavors. A handbook on effective mentoring, developed by the Undergraduate Research Committee, is currently available for download.

MAT 1275 Course Hub

MAT 1275 Course Hub

Central resource site for MAT 1275 College Algebra and Trigonometry, with syllabus, lessons, review sheets, WeBWorK and other resources for students and faculty.

Mathematics Department Faculty Information

Mathematics Department Faculty Information

Information for math faculty including meeting minutes and agenda and important dates.

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