Homework


Assignment

No. Assignment Due
1 20160907.pdf 07 Sept 2016
2 20160912.pdf 12 Sept 2016
3 20160919.pdf 19 Sept 2016
4 20160926.pdf 26 Sept 2016
5 20161003.pdf 03 Oct 2016
6 20161010.pdf 10 Oct 2016
7 20161024.pdf 24 Oct 2016
8 20161031.pdf 31 Oct 2016
9 20161104.pdf n/a
10 20161114.pdf 14 Nov 2016
11 20161121.pdf 21 Nov 2016
12 20161205.pdf 05 Dec 2016
13 20161212.pdf n/a

Homework Solutions are available one class after they are due.

Grading

Homework will be collected during class and (hopefully) returned the following week. Please work neatly, show all necessary steps (I don't need to see that 2+2=4), and clearly denote your final answer. I view homework as the opportunity for you to learn the material covered in the lecture. As such, I feel that it is unrealistic for me to expect each of you to master the topics immediately (i.e., submitting a perfect homework). Therefore I feel that it is unfair for me to grade the homework as I would an exam, which is where you illustrate how much you have learned.

My resolution to this dilemma is to have the homework graded primarily on effort. Essentially, half of your grade comes from this alone, with the remaining half from your performance. Thus, realistically if you put forth a solid effort on the homework your grade will be relatively good. My balance in this leniency is provided by the weekly quizzes, which come directly from the homework and are graded as a exam.

Collaboration

You may work together on homework but any and all collaboration must be CLEARLY NOTED (this includes any sources used other than your text and own notes). In addition you must write up your own work.

Late Homework Policy

Late homework will be marked as follows:

Classes LatePercent Off
15 %
2+not accepted