MA 141 College Trigonometry
F2RR 2006 MT
Gibbs, Stephen T.
ME: Electrical EngineeringBS: Electrical Engineering
Mountain Home AFB, ID
16 Oct--10 Dec 2006
5:00 - 7:30 PM
MA 131 or equivalent
Textbook: Sullivan, M., "Trigonemetry", Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2004, 7th Edition
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Educational Philosophy: It has been said that mathematics is not a spectator sport. To learn mathematics, students must attempt a number of problems. Drill and practice are necessary to succeed. In addition, the material should not be covered too quickly. Student comprenhension always takes priority in the educational process.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Homework Assignments (50%)
Midterm Examination (25%)
Final Examination (25%)
90 - 100% = A
80 - 89% = B
70 - 79% = C
60 - 69% = D
Below 60 = F
Late Submission of Course Materials: Assignments are to be submitted when due.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
- Students are expected to attend all classes and be on time.
- Students are responsible for providing the instructor with justification for an excused absence, either prior to or immediately after the absence.
Week 1 - 17, 19 Oct: Chapter 1, Graphs and Functions
Week 2 - 24, 26 Oct: Chapter 2, Trigonometric Functions
Week 3 - 31 Oct, 2 Nov: Chapter 3, Analytic Trigonometry
Week 4 - 7, 9 Nov: Chapter 4, Applications of Trigonometric Functions/Midterm Exam
Week 5 - 14, 16 Nov: Chapter 5, Polar Coordinates; Vectors
Week 6 - 21, 23 Nov: Chapter 6, Analytic Geometry
Week 7 - 28, 30 Nov: Chapter 7, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Week 8 - Review/Final Exam
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Last Updated:9/26/2006 6:52:04 PM