# Math 4303 Fundamentals of Math from an Advanced Standpoint

Homework

## Fall 2014

### Reading assignment

For Tuesday, December 2, read Section 4.2.3.
For Thursday, December 4, read Section 4.3.1. On Thursday, I will also give you time to fill out the end-of-semester course evaluations ("bring your own device").

### Chapter 4 Homework (in-class)

4.1.1: 4, 7, 8.

4.1.2: 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 11.

4.2.1: the two following things:
- Review group properties from Chapter 1 (at the bottom of page 10)
- Problems 3acd, 4bc (from Section 4.2.1)

4.2.2: 1abd, 3, 6, 7a.

**4.2.3:** 1 (using Viete's Theorem), 3b, *discussed Tuesday, December 2.*

**4.3.1:** 1ab, 2abc, 3, *discussed Thursday, December 4.*

### In-class homework presentations

2.1.1: 4ab, 9a, 12a.

2.1.2: 2, 4, 6.

2.1.3: 1, 5, 6, 8.

2.1.4: 1, 3, 4, 5ab, 8a.

2.2.1: 1.

2.2.2: 1abc, 2.

3.1.1: 2abc, 3ab.

3.1.2: 1, 3.

3.1.3: 1ab, 2b.

3.1.3: 6, 8.

3.2.1: 1, 3ab.

3.2.1: 5, 9, 12a.

3.2.2: 1.

3.2.2: 8.

3.2.3: 1, 2, 3, 11.

3.2.4: 1bdfgh.

3.2.4: 6, 7.

3.3.1: 6.

3.3.2: 1.

3.3.3: (a) graph equation (1), pointing out interesting features of the graph, including those that are interesting for the box problem; (b) solve the box problem for a 13'' by 21'' sheet of paper.

3.3.3: 1, 2.

### Written homework assignments

2.1.1: 4c, 6, 8, 9bc, *due Thursday, September 4.*

2.1.2: Find the first three decimal places of the cube root of 5, using only multiplication, and then use your calculations to describe the first three intervals I_k in the construction of the decimal for the cube root of 5, *due Thursday, September 11.*

2.1.3: 4, 7, 9, *due Thursday, September 11.*

2.1.4: 2, 5cd, 8a, 9, *due Thursday, September 18.*

2.2.1: 3, *due Thursday, September 18.*

2.2.2: 4, 9, 12 (typo: 1 + sqrt(3)**i**), *due Thursday, September 25.*

3.1.1: 3cde, 7, *due Thursday, September 25.*

3.1.2: 6, 7, *due Thursday, October 2.*

3.1.3: 2a (using 2b), 3, 9, 13ab, *due Thursday, October 9.*

3.2.1: 2, 3c, 4, 11, 12c, *due Thursday, October 16.*

3.2.2: 2, 7, *due Thursday, October 23.*

3.2.3: 4, 5, 7a *due Thursday, October 23.*

3.2.4: 2, 5, 8, 10, 12 *due Thursday, October 30.*

3.3.1: 3, 7, 9, *due Thursday, November 6.*

3.3.2: 2, *due Thursday, November 6.*

3.3.3: 3, 6, *due Thursday, November 13.*