# 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 only] 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.
- Linear Programming Tutorial
- This tutorial was developed as part of an ICTCM short course in May 2006. It requires the Flash Player 8 or later to view all of the material.
- TI-82 Usage Notes
- Some instructions on using the TI-82 or TI-83 calculator.
- Decision Theory Handout [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.