Summary: Math 70-Finite Mathematics
Instructor: Professor R. Alperin
Office: Duncan 239; Ph: 924-5066; Office Hours MW: 10:45-11:30, 2-3 or by
Catalog Description: Systems of linear equations and inequalities, matrices, linear
programming, set theory, probability theory, applications to business and to social
sciences. Prerequisite: Satisfaction of the ELM requirement.
Textbook: Finite Mathematics for Business, Economics, Life Sciences, and Social
Edition, by Raymond A. Barnett, Michael R. Ziegler and Karl E. Byleen,
Pearson/Prentice Hall. Password/registration id information for MyMathLab should
come with your new textbook. You MUST have a registration id for MyMathLab; it is
also available from the university bookstore or www.prenhall.com.
Register in Math 110 (1 unit) if you do not have access to a computer for using
MyMathLab.in Math Department lab in MH208.
Homework and Tests: Homework is assigned on-line in MyMathLab.; homework must
be done on time in MyMathLab at www.coursecompass.com. The course id is
alperin54494. See full instructions below.
Homework can be repeated as needed (deadlines are listed on-line) to pass the homework
portion of the course (D- is 40%). There will be two in-class midterms tests (100 points