Introduction to Mathematical Proof MTH 206-001 Spring 2018

Instructor: Bart Van Steirteghem

Email: bartvs at mec.cuny.edu

Office: AB1-L05-V

Office hours: Mondays 2:45 - 4:25pm or by appointment

Textbook

Mathematical Reasoning: Writing and Proof, Version 2.1 by Ted Sundstrom

Accompanying GVSU screencasts are here

Additional supplementary materials and a link to buy a hardcopy can be found here

Assignments

[8] Due on 2/26 for discussion: Progr. check 2.7, Progr. check 2.9, Exec. for section 2.2: #1,2,3(a-e),7,10,11(d)

[7] Due on 2/21 for discussion: Previews activities 1 and 2 of Section 2.2

[6] Due on 2/20 for discussion: Exercises for section 2.1: #1,2,4(c),5,7,9(c,d),11

[5] Due on 2/14: Written Assignment 1 [pdf] (collected)

[4] Due on 2/7 for discussion: Progr. check 1.4 on p 7-8, Progr. check 1.7 on p 11, Prev. Act. 1.1 on p 15-16

[3] By 2/7: watch screencasts 1.2.1 - 1.2.4

[2] Due on 2/5 for discussion: Exercises for Section 1.1 # 1,2,3,4,6(a,b,c) on p.12-13

[1] By 1/31: read "Note to students" and watch screencasts 1.1.1, 1.1.2, 1.1.3