# Mathematics 152 Fall, 2010 Tu Th 11:10AM-12:30 PM and Weds 11:10AM-noon, 72 Evans Hall

Course control numbers 54329 and 54332
Current enrollment information

 Professor Kenneth A. Ribet email: Telephone: (510) 642-0648 Fax: (510) 642-8204 Office hours (885 Evans Hall)

## Prerequisites

151; 54, 113, or equivalent

## Textbook

"Mathematics of the Secondary School Curriculum II" by Hung-Hsi Wu, available at Copy Central

## Examinations

Please do not plan travel on these dates:
• First midterm exam: Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 11:10AM-noon; mean 18.167 (out of 30); standard deviation 6.058
• Last midterm exam: Tuesday, October 26, 2010, 11:10AM-12:30PM; mean 17.05; standard deviation 5.28
• Final Exam: Wednesday, December 15, 2010, 8-11AM (exam group 9) in 72 Evans; mean 32.8 (out of 50); standard deviation 7.58
The College's calendar of Fall, 2010 add/drop/grading option change deadlines is definitely worth consulting. For L&S students, the drop deadline is September 24 and the deadline to change a course's grading option is October 29. Other students: YMMV.

## Homework

• Problems due Tuesday, August 31: § 7.1 (p. 24) 1, 4, 5, 6
• Problems due Thursday, September 2: § 7.2 (pp. 33-34) 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10
• Problems due Thursday, September 9: § 7.3: 5, 7, 8, 11; § 7.5: 2, 3, 4, 8, 10, 11, 19
• Problems due Thursday, September 16: § 7.4: 2, 8, 9; § 7.7: 1, 3, 4 (part c only), 5 (part a only); § 7.8: 2, 3 (parts a and c only)
• Problems due Friday, September 24: § 8.1: 1 (c and d), 2 (cute!), 7, 8; § 8.2: 2, 3
• Problems due Thursday, September 30: § 8.3: 2, 4; § 9.1: 7, 9, 10; § 9.2: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
• Problems due Thursday, October 7:
• § 9.3: 8, 9;
• § 10.1: 2, 3, 4, 6;
• § 10.2: 4, 5(c), 6, 7, 8(b);
• § 10.3: 2.
• Problems due Thursday, October 14:
• § 10.4: 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9
• § 11.1: All problems
• § 11.2: 1, 2, 3, 4
• Problems due Thursday, October 21:
• Find the circumcenter of the triangle whose vertices are at the three points (-3/5, 4/5), (0, 1), (5/13, 12/13).
• § 11.2: 6, 8, 9, 10, 13
• § 11.3: all problems
• § 11.5: 3, 4
• Problems due Election Week (November 4, 2010):
• Prove that the bisector of an angle is the set of points in the angle that are equidistant from the two sides of the angle (cf. page 266 of the book).
• § 11.6: 3, 4, 5, 7, 8
• § 11.7: 1 (b,c), 2, 3, 6
• Problems due November 12 at 9PM (slide under office door, 885 Evans):
• § 11.8: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12
• Problems due November 18:
• § 11.8: 14, 15, 16a, 18
• § 11.9: 2, 3, 4, 5
• Problems due December 2:
• § 12.1: 4, 5, 6, 11, 12
• § 12.2: 2
• § 12.3: 2, 3