MATH 124 Homepage

Sections 1001, 1005, 1020, 1035

Fall 2016

Instructor: Bob Ain

Office: CDC 710

Phone: (702) 895-5173

Office Hours: 1300-1400 MTWR, or by appointment

email: ain@unlv.nevada.edu

MyMathLab course numbers:

Section 1001 ain18932

Section 1005 ain33321

Section 1020 ain93758

Section 1035 ain11911

**PLEASE
MAKE SURE YOU SIGN UP FOR THE CORRECT SECTION!!**

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**Never,** never, never, never give up. Sir Winston Churchill. Words
to live by.

Current Notes: (1700/29 Nov 16)

Your "Three Most Important Things" essays were very nice. If you actually learned half of what you said, I've had a very successful term. Points are posted.

**Everyone still here has a chance to pass this class.**
You are my students. I want to believe in you. Give me a reason to
believe. The final exam is, of course, the biggest deal, but there are
some things you can do to get points between now and the final exam.
Position yourself as best you can for the closeout of the course. **
Gather the points, make me believe.** The list of events before the
final follows:

**Offline Homework Five is due 05 (Sections 1001, 1005) or 06
Dec (Sections 1020, 1035).**

**Portfolios are due 07 (Sections 1001, 1005) or 08 Dec
(Sections 1020, 1035).** Instructions are posted. I have
several portfolios from previous semesters in my office if you would like to
stop by to take a look.

**The remaining online homework points will be awarded on
about 09 Dec.** I will evaluate every online homework assignment
from beginning to end. Complete and correct gets the points.

Did I mention I have office hours four days a week, and I **
LOVE** it when students stop by to talk about math?

**Good
deal for MATH 124 students:** The Math Tutoring Clinic is
open daily (Monday-Friday 0900-1700) for your use. Our tutors are smart, talented,
patient, and comitted to helping you master the material in this course.
The enterprise is funded by student fees; there is no additional cost.
Several of my students have credited the work they did there as essential to
their success in math class. More information is
here.

I've found a few people that not only know how to succeed in a math class, they were bold enough to write it down for you. Sometimes, they talk about "calculus," but if you insert "math" it will work just as well. Links are here.

Do math every day.

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Link to pearsonmylabandmastering.com for homework, online tutoring, and help.

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