Math 160 - Finite Mathematics

Calendar [PDF]
Schedule of exams. Study guides for exams can be found here. The PDF version includes the scheduled lecture material.
Check Your Grades
Check your grades throughout the semester and keep track of your progress in the course. You will need to use your NetID and password to access this.
Course Syllabus [PDF]
The course syllabus. There is also a shortened version [PDF] containing the highlights from the syllabus.
Homework Assignments [PDF]
Per section listing of homework assignments.
Projects [PDF]
Group projects that require you to extend your understanding beyond the basic level of the textbook. There are worksheets available to help with some of the projects. Choose the Projects link and then scroll down to the appropriate section.
Mathematical Notation [PDF only]
This series of assignments is to use a word processor to create a document containing formulas. Instructions and demonstration videos on how to use the Equation Editor are available.
Mathematical Software
Find links to some of the software that is available to use as a Richland student. You must be a current student to view this page as some of the software is licensed only for our students.
Grade Sheet [PDF]
Keep track of your scores.
TI-82 Usage Notes
Some instructions on using the TI-82 or TI-83 calculator.
Linear Programming
A tutorial on Linear Programming written for an ICTCM short course.
Decision Theory [PDF]
This is a handout on decision theory. Only expected value decision theory is covered in the text, so this is to supplement that.
Pivot Handout [PDF only]
This is a handout on how to perform Gauss Jordan elimination using pivoting. Pivoting is a technique that we will also use for the simplex method.
Skills Needed [PDF only]
This is a document that explains the skills and proficiences that you need coming into this course to be successful. If you don't have these skills then please talk to the instructor about the best course of action or additional resources to help bring yourself up to speed.
S137 Room Availability
Students often wonder when the classroom will be available for them to come and use the computers. This chart should help.
Information about Instructor
Information including office hours, education, interests, etc.