# Month: January 2016

# Homework 4, due Monday Feb 8

- Problem 3.1(a). Also, describe the algorithm that is used to solve the problem.
- Problem 3.7
- Problem 3.6(a),(b-i,b-iii). In part (b), use the method you present in part (a).
- Problem 3.8
- Problem 3.9(d). (Don’t just factor N in Wolfram Alpha. Use the given method.)
- Problem 3.11

# No office hour Friday Feb 5

# Homework 3, due Monday February 1

Think seriously about question 2.1. It is not necessary to submit an essay. No written response is needed.

2.3(a)(b)(c)

2.4(a)

2.6

2.8

2.20 (1st part only; skip the last part about “every solution”)

# Homework 2, due Monday January 25.

Computers or calculators are allowed with these problems

- Problem 1.34.a.iii-iv
- Problem 1.36-a
- Problem 1.40
- Problem 1.41-b
- Problem 1.47
- Problem 1.49-a-b
- Problem 1.50

# Office hours

I will hold office hours Mondays 10-11am and Fridays 2-3pm.

# Homework 1, due Wed Jan 20, 2016

You may use a calculator on these problems, but avoid computer tools that are so powerful that they ruin the fun.

Problems 1.8(a), 1.9(a)(b), 1.11(a), 1.17(a)(c)(e), 1.24(a)(b), 1.26(a), 1.32(a) method (i) only, 1.46.