Course Information for MTH 151, Precalculus, sections 05 and 06
FALL SEMESTER, 2013
section 05: 12:05 pm MTWTh, 3102 Centennial
Section 06: 1:10 pm MTWTh, 3102 Centennial
Teacher: Dr. Matchett
Textbook: Algebra and Trigonometry, edition 12, by Swokowski and Cole.
Bring the textbook to class each day.
Calculators will not be permitted on exams, and all exams will be closed
book and closed notes.
Grades will be based on exams, in-class exercises, and homework.
There will be a total of 500 possible points. Each student's grade will
be determined by what percentage of those points he or she earns.
Point values (and the exam schedule) are as follows.
Hour Exams: Thursday, Sept. 19 75 points
Thursday, Oct. 17 75 points
Thursday, Nov. 21 75 points
Final Exam: Wednesday, Dec. 18, 12:15 pm - 2:15 pm 150 points
Other: 125 points
Grading Scale
A 91% - 100% AB at least 86% but less than 91%
B at least 81% but less than 86% BC at least 76% but less than 81%
C at least 70% but less than 76% D at least 60% but less than 70%
F below 60%