Math 102 Section 31 Summer 1B 1998
Schedule: 4:00-5:05p m (session 1) & 5:20-6:20 (session 2) Monday and Wednesday Room: Sci 112
Prereq: Recommendation of 2 on the NEIU Math Placement Exam or successful completion of Math 091 (course grade A, B, or C)
Text: Intermediate Algebra, An Applied Approach, Aufmann/Barker 4th ed., Houghton Mifflin
Instructor: Dr. Z. Zeng Office: Sci 204H Phone ext. 6518 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office hrs: 2:40-3:30 pm, MWF
Web site: http://www.neiu.edu/~zzeng/math102.htm
Attendance: Attendance is important. Starting from the fourth absence, every absence without valid excuse will cost you 1% of points
Homework: Tentative homework assignments for each section are enclosed. Actual assignment will be announced at end of each class session and posted on the website. Homework will be collected at the beginning of every Monday and Wednesday and will be graded. Late homework will not be accepted but three worst scores will be dropped. Every assignment worth 10 points. At end of the semester, your total points from homework will be scaled on a 100 point basis and could be used as a substitute for the worst midterm exam.
Exams: There will be three one-hour midterm exams (June 22, July 13, and Aug. 3). The worst score may be replaced by homework points. A comprehensive Final Exam will be held on Mon., Aug. 10, 4:00- 5:50 pm and will be counted for 200 points.
Grading: 90-100% A, 80-89% B, 70-79% C, 60-69% D, 0-59% F
5/26 2.2, 2.3 6/1 2.4, 2.5, 2.6 6/8 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4 6/15 3.5, 3.6, 4.1, 4.2 6/22 Exam 1, 4.4, 5.2, 5.5 6/29 5.6, 5.7, 6.1, 6.3 7/6 7.1, 7.4, 7.5 7/13 Exam 2, 8.1, 8.3 7/20 8.5, 8.6, 9.1 7/27 9.2, 10.1, 10.2, 10.3 8/3 Exam 3, 10.4, Review
8/10 Final Exam
Department secretaries will not give out final grades. Please do not ask.
In order to continue to the next math course, you must complete Math 102 with a course grade A, B or C.
Friday, July 17 is the last day to drop this class and receive a grade of W. The grades of I (incomplete) and R are NOT given in this course. Any student who is officially registered for this course after July 30 will receive an A, B, C, D or F only. NO OTHER GRADES ARE POSSIBLE.