# Math A114 SYLLABUS

## Tentative Course Schedule

 Dates Sections Topics Homework Problems Aug 21 Course Description 1.1 Matrix Definitions 1, 3, 7, 13, 15. 1.2 Matrix Multiplication 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 15, 17, 25. 28 1.3 Systems of Linear Equations 1, 3, 5, 7, 9,19, 33, 39, 41. 1.4 Inverses of Matrices 1, 5, 7, 17, 21. Sep 4 HOLIDAY 2.1 Graphing Linear Equations Graphing Linear Inequalities 7, 9, 13. 1, 11, 19. 2.2 Linear Programming 3, 7. 11 2.3 Geometric Approach Review (if time permits) 3, 27. 15 EXAM I 18 3.1 Standard LP Problems 1, 3, 5, 7, 11, 17, 25. 3.2 Other LP Problems 1, 9, 13, 14. 25 4.1 Sets 1, 3, 5, 9, 11 4.2 Operations /Venn Diagrams 1, 7, 9, 13. 4.3 Counting Techniques 1, 5. Oct 2 4.4 Tree Diagrams/Mult. Princ 1, 3, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 21. 4.5 Permutations/ Combinations 1, 3, 9, 11, 13, 15, 9 4.5 Permutations/ Combinations Review (if time permits) 19, 23, 25. 13 EXAM II 16 HOLIDAY 5.1 What is Probability? 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 5.2 Properties of Probability 1, 3, 5, 9, 11. 23 5.3 Uniform Distributions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 15, 19. 5.4 Conditional Probability 1, 3, 5, 9, 11. Oct 30 5.5 Tree Diagrams/Bayes Princ. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9. Nov 1 5.6 Independence/Ind. Trials 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 15, 17. 6 5.7 Expected Value Review (if time permits) 1, 3, 7, 9. 10 EXAM III 13 6.1 Markov Chains 1, 3, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15. 6.2 Transition Probabilities 1, 3, 5, 9, 11, 13, 15. 6.3 Regular Markov Chains 1(a, b, c, e, f, g), 3(a, c), 20 Regular Markov Chains 5, 9, 15. 24 HOLIDAY 27 6.4 Regular Markov Chains Absorbing Markov Chains 17, 21. 1, 3, 5, 7, Dec 1 Absorbing Markov Chains 9, 13, 15, 17, 4 Absorbing Markov Chains Review (if time permits) 23, 27. 8 Last day of classes (with review if time permits) 18 FINAL EXAM from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM in HA 307
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