DUE Date |
hw due by T/H class time. Additional TBA. | ||
assigned T/H class time at finals | final project presentations on What is Mathematics | ||
4 Dec - Wed | ▢ exam corrections | ||
3 Dec - Tues | hw due:
▢ ASULearn course survey is due | ||
class: t-shirt or ugly sweater day! If you have one, bring a laptop, tablet, phone, or similar, that you could connect to the internet. What is Mathematics?, courseval, work on final project/exam corrections | |||
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2 Dec - Mon | hw due:
▢ work on final project/exam corrections | ||
lab: ASULearn course survey, research/reflection guide | |||
26 Nov - Tues | hw due:
▢ ASULearn glossary/wiki for exam 3 ▢ complete any items in this segment | ||
class: exam 3 on Consumer Statistics and Probability | |||
25 Nov - Mon | hw due:
▢ ASULearn review practice | ||
lab: statistics detective review, classdata.xlsx | |||
21 Nov - Thur | hw due:
▢ ASULearn study guide | ||
class: If you have one, bring a laptop, tablet, phone, or similar, that you could connect to the internet. case studies 4, evals | |||
19 Nov - Tues | hw due:
▢ case study lab | ||
class: case studies 3, handout | |||
18 Nov - Mon | hw due:
▢ read THoM pp. 776-788 deciding personal and public policy ▢ ASULearn policy practice | ||
lab: case study lab, news.gallup.com | |||
14 Nov - Thur | hw due:
▢ ASULearn case study (amazing stats or internet askew p. 663-664 15 or 18) | ||
class: case studies 2 | |||
12 Nov - Tues | hw due:
▢correlation lab | ||
class: case studies 1, 1969 Vietnam draft [2:39-5:00], draft data | |||
11 Nov - Mon | hw due:
▢ read THoM inferences pp. 659-661 Extrapolating to Nonsense pp. 712-722 Making Inferences from Data pp. 740-745 Measuring Relationships-Correlation ▢ ASULearn inferences practice | ||
lab: correlation lab, classdata1.xlsx, points removed, Gapminder Tools | |||
7 Nov - Thur | hw due:
▢ read THoM collecting, interpreting, and summarizing data pp. 645-650 Meaning from Data pp. 655-657 Stumbling Through a Minefield of Data pp. 674-678 Getting Your Data to Shape Up pp. 53-56 and p. 61 Numerical Patterns in Nature ▢ ASULearn data analysis practice | ||
class: inferences intro, sleep data, countries data | |||
5 Nov - Tues | hw due:
▢ probability lab | ||
class: data analysis intro, random number data, countries data, finish Thur | |||
4 Nov - Mon | hw due:
▢ read THoM probability pp. 570-584 Predicting the Future in an Uncertain World pp. 591-596 Random Thoughts: Are Coincidences as Truly Amazing as They First Appear? pp. 626-631 Drizzling, Defending, and Doctoring Probability in Our World and Lives ▢ ASULearn probability practice | ||
lab: probability lab,
Birthday simulation,
World Bank population estimates and projections,
WorldBank_Population.xlsx
fill down helper video, highlighter helper video | |||
31 Oct - Thur | ▢ research day to begin the final project. I'll be on Zoom during class if you have questions. | ||
29 Oct - Tues | hw due:
▢ ASULearn quantifying ourselves and nature ▢ ASULearn comparing and ranking countries | ||
class: probability, ASU probability, NC counties. handout, costumes welcome | |||
28 Oct - Mon | hw due:
▢ Ask around to see whether any two people on your floor (or on social media or wherever) have the same birthday (month and day) and record 1) the number of people who respond, as well as 2) whether you find any shared birthdays. | ||
lab: ASULearn quantifying ourselves and nature, ASULearn comparing and ranking countries | |||
24 Oct - Thur | hw due:
▢ study guide ▢ ASULearn glossary/wiki for exam 2 ▢ ASULearn complete any items in this segment | ||
class: exam 2 | |||
22 Oct - Tues | hw due:
▢ universe lab ▢ ASULearn review practice geom | ||
class: themes, review, study guide | |||
21 Oct - Mon | hw due:
▢ ASULearn universe practice | ||
lab: universe lab, heartdata.xlsx, Torus Games, dodecahedron movie, The Cubical Faces of a Hypercube | |||
17 Oct - Thur | hw due:
▢ ASULearn earth practice ▢ read THoM universes pp. 270-275 Discovering Symmetry and Interconnections among the Platonic solids pp. 297-298 The Shape of Our Universe pp. 309 The Fourth Dimension pp. 311 Are Safes Safe Across Dimensions? pp. 313-315 Visualizing Cubes pp. 315-317 Does the Fourth Dimension REALLY Exist? | ||
class: geometry of the universe, 1, 2, 3, 4, Jeff Weeks & density experiments, 5 | |||
10 Oct - Thur | hw due:
▢ read THoM earth pp. 289-291 How Straight Lines Can Bend in Non-Euclidean Geometries pp. 294-295 Triangles on a Sphere
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class: geometry of the earth | |||
8 Oct - Tues | hw due:
▢ 2D universes lab | ||
class: What is Mathematics?, Math: It's Everywhere, handout, Seeing is Believing, breakthroughs | |||
7 Oct - Mon | hw due:
▢ ASULearn 2D universes practice | ||
lab: 2D universes lab, Torus Games | |||
3 Oct - Thur | hw due:
▢ read THoM 2D universes pp. 292-293 Distances in a Different World pp. 295-296 Geometry on a Saddle pp. 307-308 Making a Point, Getting in Line, Home on the Plane pp. 310 Understanding Through Analogy pp. 332-333 What is a Torus and Holy Doughnuts pp. 349-350 The Klein Bottle | ||
class: living in a 2D world, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 | |||
1 Oct - Tues | hw due:
▢ perspective lab ▢ ASULearn geom intro practice | ||
class: measuring, representing, and applying 2D universes | |||
30 Sep - Mon | hw due:
▢ ASULearn earth and universe preliminary research | ||
lab: perspective lab, perspectivehouse.xls, fill down helper video | |||
26 Sep - Thur | hw due:
▢ read THoM geom intro pp. 206-212 Geometric Gems pp. xiii-xvi Welcome | ||
class: 2D cartoons and Escher perspectives, handout | |||
24 Sep - Tues | hw due:
▢ expected value and simulations lab | ||
class: geo intro, handout 1, handout 2, turanga leela | |||
23 Sep - Mon | hw due:
▢ ASULearn Mathematics: The Most Misunderstood Subject | ||
lab: expected value and simulations, intro, exam corrections, study guide | |||
19 Sep - Thur | hw due:
▢ ASULearn glossary/wiki for exam 1 ▢ ASULearn complete any items in this segment | ||
class: exam 1 on Personal Finance and Beyond Algebra | |||
17 Sep - Tues | hw due:
▢ car lab ▢ ASULearn study guide | ||
class: review, exam study, study guide, algebra, glossary and themes | |||
16 Sep - Mon | hw due:
▢ ASULearn review problems | ||
lab: car decisions, condocarlabsols.xlsx | |||
12 Sep - Thur | hw due:
▢ ASULearn review practice | ||
class: loan 3, credit, themes, BRK-A | |||
10 Sep - Tues | hw due:
▢ home decisions lab | ||
class: loan 2, payday loans | |||
9 Sep - Mon | hw due:
▢ ASULearn loan practice | ||
lab: home decisions, condocarlabsols.xlsx | |||
5 Sep - Thur | hw due:
▢ ASULearn reflection on personal finance and beyond algebra ▢ read THoM pp. 799-806 loan | ||
class: loan 1, Excel file | |||
3 Sep - Tues | hw due:
▢ ASULearn lump and periodic practice ▢ ASULearn Jane and Joan practice | ||
class: decisions and lottery, Excel file | |||
29 Aug - Thur | hw due:
▢ lab ▢ ASULearn real-life rates ▢ read THoM pp. 797-799 periodic payment earnings | ||
class: lab review, periodic payments, lump & periodic | |||
26 Aug - Mon | hw due:
▢ rent the hardcover The Heart of Mathematics ▢ ASULearn Benjamin Franklin reading ▢ syllabus ▢ read THoM pp. 793-796 lump sum earnings | ||
lab: Benjamin Franklin's financial legacy, benf1.xls | |||
22 Aug - Thur | hw due:
▢ ASULearn lump sum practice ▢ ASULearn add a profile picture | ||
class: earnings | |||
20 Aug - Tues | hw due:
▢ obtain a stand alone scientific calculator (with a y^{x}, x^{y}, or ^ key on it) ▢ lab from Monday ▢ ASULearn percent practice ▢ ASULearn what is mathematics? | ||
class: lump sum earnings, handout | |||
19 Aug - Mon | lab: intro, engagement, doubling money at today's rate: an introduction to Excel |