 
Summary: Math 70Finite Mathematics
Instructor: Professor R. Alperin
Office: Duncan 239; Ph: 9245066; Office Hours MW: 10:4511:30, 23 or by
appointment
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
Sciences, 10th
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 online 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 online) to pass the homework
portion of the course (D is 40%). There will be two inclass midterms tests (100 points
