Summary: Math 105 Workbook
Concordia College Mathematics Department
First we would like to thank all of our former Math 105 students. Their successes,
struggles, and suggestions have shaped how we teach this course in many important
We also want to thank our departmental colleagues and several Cobber mathematics
majors for many fruitful discussions and resources on the content of this course and
the makeup of this workbook.
Some of the topics, examples, and exercises in this workbook are drawn from other
works. Most significantly, we thank Samantha Briggs, Ellen Kramer, and Dr. Jessie
Lenarz for their work in Exploring Mathematics, as well as Dr. Dan Biebighauser
and Dr. Anders Hendrickson. We have also used:
· Introductory Graph Theory by Gary Chartrand,
· The Heart of Mathematics: An invitation to effective thinking by Edward B.
Burger and Michael Starbird,
· Applied Finite Mathematics by Edmond C. Tomastik.
Finally, we want to thank (in advance) you, our current students. Your suggestions