CIS 160, Fall, 2009
10 homework assignments (40%) (Best 8 out of 10),
Mini Project (20%),
1 Midterm (10%),
I will give 10 homework assigments. Only the best 8 out of 10 will count.
No late submissions, no extensions
(except justified medical reasons).
Each assignment must be submitted at the beginning of class
Please, submit a hard copy (no electronic copy)
You must pair up with a partner.
10% bonus for typesetting homework in Latex
You will find below two files of Latex macros
mac(.tex) and mathmac(.tex),
as well as the Latex source
for the assignments.
Out: November 17, 2009; Due: December 8, 2009.
This project must be done INDIVIDUALLY
- Review Session for Midterm 1.
Out on October 8, 2009. Solutions will be posted on Blackboard on
October 12, 2009.
- Midterm 1. October 15, 2009.
- Review Session for Final.
Out on December 8, 2009. Solutions will be posted on Blackboard on
December 14, 2009.
- Final Exam. December 21, 2009, 9:00-11:00am, DRLB A6
Topics for The Final
Chapter 1, except Sections 1.8 and 1.11
Chapter 2, except Sections 2.5 and 2.11
Chapter 3, except Section 3.6.
Review Sessions, Problem Sessions, Solutions
Written solutions for all homework problems, the midterms,
and the final, will be provided.
I will hold review sessions before the two midterms and
the final exam. I may also hold a few problem sessions to discuss
the solutions of the homework.
It is forbidden to use solutions of problems posted on the internet.
If you use resources other than the textbook (or the recommended textbooks)
or the class notes, you must cite these references.