Linda Whitford


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Class Format

Face-to-face sections are typically moderately paced, whole group sessions with an emphasis on conceptual understanding.  Computational examples, applications, and theory are also included.  Students are encouraged to participate.

Resource Use

Textbooks

Math 111:  Basic College Mathematics (including accessibility to MyMathLab), 12th edition, Bittinger/Beecher/Johnson (Pearson 2015)

Math 181: Introductory Statistics: Exploring the World Through Data, 1st edition, Gould & Pearson, 2013 (including accessibility to MyStatLab and StatCrunch)

Calculators

Math 111:  Scientific Calculator

Math 181:  TI-83 or TI-84 Calculators are required

Computer software

Math 111:  Web-based materials

Math 181: Web-based materials

Online homework

Math 111:  MyMathLab

Math 181: MyStatLab and StatCrunch

Assessment

Math 111: Online & in-class homework & quizzes, six in-class unit tests, Final Exam

Math 181: Online & in-class homework & quizzes, four in-class unit tests, Final Exam

Homework Policy

Math 111: No late work accepted

Math 181: No late work accepted

Attendance Policy

Math 111:  Attendance is recorded each class.

Math 181:  Attendance is recorded each class.

Availability

Math 111:  MWF 10:00-11:45 a.m. or by appointment.

Math 181:  MWF 10:00-11:45 a.m. or by appointment.