all exams and quizzes, you will be required to show the display on
your calculator screen that indicates that the memory has been
cleared. You will not be given an exam/quiz until you can do
so. I will not have the time to do it for you, so please
take a moment to reset your calculator before coming to class on
these days. For information on how to reset your
calculator, see http://kunklet.people.cofc.edu/TI104.html or your
2. There is assigned seating for
all tests and quizzes. The seating chart can be found on
this website and on Oaks.
3. Quiz 0 (on Oaks) must be completed by 1/18/18.
4. Quiz 1 will be on Thursday
1/18. It will include all topics from 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 that
were covered in class: Set theoretic notation,
intersection, union, complement and containment.
5. Quiz 2 will be on Tuesday
1/30. It will cover sections 1.4, 1.5 and 2.1-2.3 in
the Set Theory and Logic course supplement.
6. Exam 1 will be on 2/8. It will cover the
course supplement on set theory and logic
7. Quiz 3 will be on 2/20.
You should be able to determine the winner of an
election using the plurality method and also using the
Borda Count method. You will be asked to determine
if there is a Condorcet candidate. You should also
be able to determine if there is a violation of the
majority criterion, the Condorcet criterion or the
There will not be any problems like #3, or 4 on the handout on
even though we covered these last Thursday.
Although #5, 6 and 8 will be covered in the lecture
you should work them in advance since they are practice
8. Quiz 4 will be on Tuesday 3/6. It will be at
the beginning of class and that is all we will be doing that
day. It will cover the
plurality-with-elimination method , all voting criterion and the
unit on counting. It is important that you bring a calculator
that you know how to work, since you are not allowed to borrow
one or ask for help with computations. A TI 30X (under $10 at
Target online) will suffice.
9. The second exam will be
on Thursday 3/15. It will cover sections 1.1-1.4,
1.6, 16.1-16.3 and 7.1-7.3. These are the sections
on voting, counting and tress. Calculators are
allowed and strongly advised. You will not be
allowed to borrow a calculator or to go get one once the
exam has started. Be sure to test the batteries in
Quiz 5 will be on Thursday 3/29. It will
cover all of the guided notes on geometric and
arithmetic growth of sequences except problems 9 and