If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.
Max Plank Any fool can know. The point is to understand. Albert Einstein I have preferred to teach my students not English literature but my love for certain authors, or, even better, certain pages, or even better than that, certain lines. Jorge Luis Borges.

MGF 1107 Mathematics for Liberal Arts II.

Course Description: This course introduces the student to the concepts of financial mathematics, linear and exponential growth, numbers and number systems, history of mathematics, elementary number theory, voting techniques, and graph theory.

1. Review for Final exam and correct choices.
The Final Exam will include 5 questions from each chapter. Note: Review for the final exam does not include chapter 14, Finance. Consider the Review for Finance part of the review for the final.

2. Final exam 10/17 for MW; 10/18 for TR.

8 weeks Course ENDS !!

If you own a TI 83 or TI 84, you may use the finance app for yopur calculations. Instructions by By Jeff O'Connell, Ohlone College. TI instructions, here and online tutorials here: TVMCalc.com

Virtual TI 83:Download compressed folder (win zip) Once downloaded, right click on the zip folder, choose extract all,
double click on Vti application.
You got a virtual TI 83 !

Instructor: Carlos Sotuyo Instructor's email: csotuyo@mdc.edu

Examinations:
Test 1: Graphs and voting methods. Test 2: Arithmetic (number bases, integers, exponentiation, radicals, rationals, irrationals, scientific notation). Test 3: Linear equations and inequalities. Test 4: Finance (taxation, annuities, mortgages).

Project (Due on 10/8):
Writing a Paper on a Known Mathematician. Instructions on the syllabus (last page).