Modern Geometry

Fall 2008             syllabus

Tentative exam date: September 27, November 10
Paper Topics Due September 14
Rough Draft Due October 11
Paper Due November 23

Schedule and Homework:

Chapter 1 Review: all Exercises: 1,2,6,7,8,11,12,13
Chapter 2 Exercises: 3,4,7,9,11,12,15,17,19a
    and collected problems
Chapter 3 Review: all Exercises: 2,6,8,15,16,20,24,25,27,30
    will collect at least: 30, more on Monday Oct. 25
Chapter 4 Review: all Exercises: 1,2,15 at least
   collected problems 
Chapter 5 Review: all Exercises: 3-7
Chapter 6 Review:  all Exercises: 1,4,5,8 maybe more??
 Fri 9/3 ∙ begin Ch 1 problems above… which will be collected to be announced soon ∙ read Chapter 1
Mon 9/6 ∙ work on Ch 1 problemsquiz 1 will be today presentations on induction, RAA proofs, contrapositive
Wed 9/8 ∙ due today:  Ch 1 problems 6,11read Ch 2, start problems
 Fri 9/10 ∙ read Ch 2, start problems… should have at least through 9 done by today ∙ Ch 2 work due next week sometime
Mon 9/13 ∙ do more Ch 2 problems ∙ you may redo Ch 1 homework and give it to me if you are concerned and want more feedback (not for more points, just for help)
Wed 9/15 ∙ problem 1 from the Ch 2 link above will be collected on Friday ∙ do more Ch 2 problems ∙ you should be finished with Chapter 1 by now…
Fri 9/17 ∙ problem 1 from the Ch 2 link above due ∙ do more Ch 2 problems
Mon 9/20 ∙ Quiz ∙ do more Ch 2 problems
Wed 9/22 ∙ problem 3 from Ch 2 link above due
Fri 9/24 ∙ problem 2 from Ch 2 link above due ∙ we will move on to Chapter 3 talk… but it gives you another day to study for the test
Mon 9/27 ∙ finish up Chapter 2 ∙ get back problem 2! ∙ we will move on to Chapter 3 talk… but it gives you another day to study for the test
Wed 9/29 ∙ Chapters 1 and 2 exam
Fri 10/1 ∙ begin reading Ch 3
Mon 10/4 ∙ begin Chapter 3 problems ∙ REMEMBER:  Rough Draft of paper due in 1 week
Wed 10/6 ∙ read and work on Chapter 3
Fri 10/8 ∙ read and work on Chapter 3
Mon 10/11 ∙ bring in 3 copies of your rough draft ∙ you do not need to bring in the abstract until the paper is due’ ∙ essay due on what grade you deserve for class participation/boardwork/classwork category
Wed 10/13 ∙ read and work on Chapter 3… you should be done with lots of the homework by now!
Fri 10/15 ∙ read and work on Chapter 3… you should be done with lots of the homework by now!
Wed 10/20 ∙ Chapter 3 written homework due on Monday ∙ begin reading Chapter 4
Mon 10/25 ∙ Chapter 3 written homework due today ∙ begin reading Chapter 4
Wed 10/27 ∙ discuss Chapter 4
Fri 10/29 ∙ begin Ch 5 presentations ∙ discuss Chapter 4
Mon 11/1 ∙ more Ch 5 presentations
Wed 11/3 ∙ Chapter 4 problems due
Mon 11/8 and Wed 11/10 ∙ presentations and constructions?
Fri 11/12 ∙ exam through Chapter 5
Mon 11/15 ∙ Constructions
Wed 11/17 ∙ Start Chapter 6
Last week:  Chapter 6

 

 

last time…. for my reference

Chapter 1 Review: all Exercises: 1,2,6,7,8,9,13,16
Chapter 2 Exercises: 2,3,7,9-14
Chapter 3 Review: all Exercises: 2,6,8,15,24,27
Chapter 4 Review: all Exercises: 1,2,15
Chapter 5 Review:  all Exercises: 3-7
Chapter 6 Review: all Exercises: 1,4,6,8,12,15