Studio College Algebra, Fall 2011 STUDIO COLLEGE ALGEBRA
FALL 2011


COURSE SYLLABUS
FINAL EXAM ROOMS

Exam Dates, all take place on Tuesday 7:15pm-8:15pm:
September 13, October 11, November 8th


FINAL EXAM WEDNESDAY -- December 14, 6:20pm-8:10pm

FINAL EXAM ROOMS:
Castillo-Garsow: Cardwell 120
Pigno: Ackert 221
Ghimire: Durland 1066
Herbert: Ackert 231
Moore: Burt 114
Bunch: Throckmorton 1014
Natarajan: Eisenhower Hall 015

EXAM 1 Solutions

Exam 1 Curve (out of 80 points):
A: 72-80
B: 64-71
C: 54-63
D: 40-53

EXAM 2 Solutions

A: 68-80
B: 56-67
C: 44-55
D: 36-43

EXAM 3 Solutions

Curve coming soon. TURNING IN HOMEWORK/LABS: NOTE: Failure to follow these directions by putting things into the incorrect box will result in a score of '0' on your homework/lab.

Your first book hw is due this coming Wednesday, August 31, at 10am. You will need to turn them into the homework cubbies located across from the math department office in Cardwell Hall. Turn into the RECITATION box corresponding to your RECITATION instructor's name and meeting time. (Studio math 100 cubbies are located closest to the glass doors.)

Your first studio lab on "Spreadsheets & Graphs" is due this coming Friday September 2nd, at 5pm. Turn them into the LAB cubby corresponding to your LAB instructor's name/meeting time. This cubby is right beside the book homework cubby. You can always put assignments into the cubbies ahead of the due date. Late homework/labs will not be graded.

Recitation and Studio Rooms Fall 2011 Studio College Algebra
Instructor Name Recitation Time/Room Studio Time/Room
Jodi Herbert Monday 9:30 CW 146 Friday 9:30 CW 144/145
Vincent Pigno Monday 9:30 CW 120 Friday 9:30 CW 144/145
Rekha Natarajan Monday 10:30 Willard 122 Friday 10:30 CW 144/145
Todd Moore Monday 10:30 Seaton 127 Friday 10:30 CW 144/145
Carlos Castillo-Garsow Monday 11:30 Durland 1029 Friday 11:30 CW 144/145
Rekha Natarajan Monday 11:30 CW 129 Friday 11:30 CW 144/145
Jodi Herbert Monday 12:30 Waters 333 Friday 12:30 CW 144/145
Santosh Ghimire Monday 12:30 Willard 123 Friday 12:30 CW 144/145
Santosh Ghimire Monday 2:30 CW 120 Friday 2:30 CW 144/145
Eric Bunch Monday 2:30 Willard 25 Friday 2:30 CW 144/145
Santosh Ghimire Tuesday 9:30 Bluemont Hall 107 Thursday 9:30 CW 144/145
Todd Moore Tuesday 9:30 Burt 114 Thursday 9:30 CW 144/145
Eric Bunch Tuesday 4:30 CW 129 Thursday 4:30 CW 144/145
Vincent Pigno Tuesday 4:30 CW 122 Thursday 4:30 CW 144/145


INSTRUCTOR EMAIL ADDRESSES & OFFICE HOURS (coming soon)

Todd Moore: thm7799@math.ksu.edu
Carlos Castillo-Garsow: cwcg@math.ksu.edu
Rekha Natarajan: rekha@math.ksu.edu
Eric Bunch: ebunch@math.ksu.edu
Vincent Pigno: pignov@math.ksu.edu
Jodi Herbert: jherbert@ksu.edu
Santosh Ghimire: ghimire@math.ksu.edu

PRACTICE EXAMS

Exam 1 is coming up, on Tuesday September 13th, from 7:15-8:15 pm, please see the exam room link above. Below you'll find some practice exams.

  • Spring 2007 Exam 1
  • Spring 2007 Exam 1 Solutions
  • Fall 2006 Exam 1
  • Fall 2006 Exam 1 Solutions
  • Exam 2 is coming up, on Tuesday October 11th, from 7:15-8:15 pm. Below you'll find some practice exams.

  • Fall 2008 Exam 2
  • Fall 2008 Exam 2 Solutions
  • Spring 2009 Exam 2
  • Spring 2009 Exam 2 Solutions
  • Exam 3 is coming up, on Tuesday November 8th, from 7:15-8:15 pm. Below you'll find some practice exams.

  • Fall 2008 Exam 3
  • Fall 2008 Exam 3 Solutions
  • Spring 2009 Exam 3
  • Spring 2009 Exam 3 Solutions
  • The FINAL EXAM is Wednesday, December 14th, from 6:20-8:10 pm.
    Sample final exams from past semesters are posted below. The final exam is worth 140 points. Rooms are different for the final exam; rooms are listed at the top of this page.

    PRACTICE FINAL EXAMS:
  • Fall 2006 Final Exam
  • Fall 2006 Final Exam Solutions

  • Spring 2007 Final Exam
  • Spring 2007 Final Exam Solutions

  • MORE PRACTICE -- Time yourself on these and see how it goes! :)
  • Fall 2008 Final Exam
  • Fall 2008 Final Exam Solutions
  • Spring 2009 Final Exam
  • Spring 2009 Final Exam Solutions

  • Week 1

    Monday/Tuesday, 8/22 & 8/23
    • Intro to the course
    Wednesday, 8/24
    Thursday & Friday, 8/25 & 8/26

    Week 2

    Monday/Tuesday, 8/29-8/30
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 8/31
    Thursday/Friday, 9/1-9/2

    Week 3

    Tuesday, 9/6
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 9/7
    Thursday/Friday, 9/8-9/9
    • We'll meet in the usual studio classrooms, but have recitation.
      Bring a question on a 4"x6" notecard that you would like covered in the exam review next Monday/Tuesday.

    Week 4

    Monday/Tuesday, 9/12-13
    • Review for exam 1
    Tuesday, 9/13
    • Exam 1 -- 7:15-8:15pm -- Link to exam rooms at top of page
    Wednesday, 9/14
    Thursday/Friday, 9/15-9/16

    Week 5

    Monday/Tuesday, 9/19-20
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 9/21
    Thursday/Friday, 9/22-9/23

    Week 6

    Monday/Tuesday, 9/26-27
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 9/28

    Online Homework

    Thursday/Friday, 9/29-9/30

    Week 7

    Monday/Tuesday, 10/3-4
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 10/5

    Online Homework

    Thursday/Friday, 10/6-7
    • WE HAVE CLASS -- Meet in the usual studio classrooms (CW 144/145) but we'll have recitation. BRING YOUR TEXTBOOK AND BRING A NOTECARD with a question you'd like us to go over when reviewing for the test on Monday/Tuesday.

    Week 8

    Monday/Tuesday, 10/10-11
    • Review for Test
    Wednesday, 10/12
    Thursday/Friday, 10/13-14

    Week 9

    Monday/Tuesday, 10/17-18
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 10/19
    Thursday/Friday, 10/20-21

    Week 10

    Monday/Tuesday, 10/24-25
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 10/26
    Thursday/Friday, 10/27-28

    Week 11

    Monday/Tuesday, 10/31-11/1
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 11/2
    Thursday/Friday, 11/3-4
    • Recitation - Bring a notecard for review.

    Week 12

    Monday/Tuesday, 11/7-8
    • Review for Exam 3
    Tuesday, 11/8
    • Exam 3
    Wednesday, 11/9
    Thursday/Friday, 11/10-11

    Week 13

    **NOTE: There are several changes in due dates due to Thanksgiving Break.

    Monday/Tuesday, 11/14-15
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 11/16
    Thursday/Friday, 11/17-18

    Week 14

    THANKSGIVING BREAK -- HAVE A NICE HOLIDAY -- HERE'S SOME EXTRA CREDIT IF YOU'RE INTERESTED:

    Extra Credit Studio -- Using Solver - DUE FRIDAY DECEMBER 2nd at 5pm in the studio cubby
  • Instructions
  • logisticstudiodatas08.xls

  • Week 15

    Monday/Tuesday, 11/28-11/29
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 11/30
    Thursday/Friday, 12/1-2

    Week 16

    Monday/Tuesday, 12/5-12/6
    • Recitation
    Wednesday, 12/7
    Thursday/Friday, 12/8-9
    • REVIEW FOR FINAL