MAT 114-EDA (CRN 46745): Foundations of Mathematics for Educators  (Spring 2019)

Text:
A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers, 12th edition,
by Billstein, Libeskind, and Lott.  Pearson, 2016. 
ISBN: 978-1-321-98729-7
Grading: Homework (20%): MyMathLab.com
Exams (50%*): Wednesday - March 6, April 10.
Final Exam (30%*): Cumulative - Wednesday, May 15 and Monday, May 20.
 
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Final Exam will replace a lower Exam grade.


Course Outline

  

Topic
Chapter
Sections
 An Introduction to Problem Solving
1
 1, 2
 Introduction to Logic and Sets
2
 1, 2, 3
 Numeration Systems and Whole Number Systems
3
 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
 Number Theory
4
 1, 2, 3
 Integers
5
 1, 2
 Rational Numbers and Proportional Thinking
6
 1, 2, 3, 4
 Rational Numbers as Decimals and Percent
7
 1, 2, 3, 4
 Real Numbers and Algebraic Thinking
8
 1, 2, 3, 4




 
   Homework Assignments
 
#
Date
Due Date Chapter
Section
Page
MyMathLab Problems
Supplemental_Problems
1
1/28
2/4
1
1
13
  1-1A: 1, 3, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12
  1-1B: 1, 5, 7
  Math Connections 1-1: 2, 3

2
2/11
2/14
1
2
31
  1-2A: 2-6, 9, 13, 14
  1-2B: 15, 20
  Math Connections 1-2: 17

3
2/25
3/3
2
1
51
  2-1A: 1, 2, 4, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 20
  2-1A: 5, 6, 7, 10, 15, 19
4
3/18
3/21
2
2
64
  2-2A: 2-5, 7, 18
  2-2A: 14, 16, 19
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