Math 111: Introductory
Finite Mathematics I

Time & Location: 
Mon 12:301:30
Wed & Fri 11:301:00
all in Building 370 Room 111 
Instructor: 
Glen Pugh
Bldg 359 Rm 201 (map)
glen.pugh@viu.ca (by
far the best way to contact me!)
(250)7533245 ext. 2752
office
hours 
Information & Resources: 

Solutions: 

Assignments
posted 
exercises 
reminders 
Apr 8 

Final exam notes and
extra practice 
Apr 2 
 Read: Texbook Sections 8.4, 8.5
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 8.4: 7, 9, 13, 17, 21, 3137,
49, 51, 57
 8.5: 5, 7, 17, 21, 23, 27, 33,
39, 45, 57


Mar 22
Updated Mar 25 with new
homework

 Read: Texbook Sections 7.5 (skip discussion
on "Odds" on pages 339340), 7.6
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 7.5: 515, 29, 33, 53, 57,
59
 7.6: 39, 13, 25

Test 3 Wed Mar 28 on 6.16.4, 7.17.3
Suggested practice(odd numbered problems only
for textbook problems):
 Chapter 6 Review Exercises: 13,
1731, 3547
 Chapter 7 Review Exercises: 17, 29,
31, 35, 37
 Questions 1, 2, 3, 4(a)(b) & 6 of
test 3 (
solutions) from Fall 2011 edition of this
course
 Questions 1, 2, 3, 4(a) of
test 3 (
solutions) from Fall 2010 edition of this
course
 Questions 1, 2, 3, 4 of
test 3 (
solutions) from Fall 2009 edition of this
course
The interest rate and annuity formulas will be
supplied for the test. The formulas supplied will
be the same as those found on
Test 3 from the Fall 2011 edition of the
course.

Mar 19 
 Read: Texbook Sections 7.17.4
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 7.1: 17, 19, 23, 25
 7.2: 9, 13, 15, 17, 19, 23, 25,
33, 35, 39
 7.3: 1, 3, 11, 15, 17, 21, 25,
31, 33, 45
 7.4: 7, 11, 1521, 2743,
47

Quiz 6 Wed Mar 21 on 6.3 & 6.4
The interest rate and annuity formulas will be
supplied for the quiz. The formulas supplied will
be the same as those found on
Quiz 5 from the Fall 2011 edition of the
course.

Mar 11 
continue with
last week's homework 
Quiz 5 Wed Mar
14 on 6.1 & 6.2 
Mar 5 
 Read: Texbook Section 6.3 (omit Examples 8
through 11), 6.4 (omit Examples 4, 10, 11 &
12)
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 6.2: 15, 35, 41, 53
 6.3: 5, 9, 13, 25, 27, 29, 37,
39, 45, 47
 6.4: 1, 5, 7, 9, 15, 17, 21, 31,
37


Feb 26 
 Read: Texbook Section 6.1 (omit subsection
3 on Discounted Loans), 6.2 (omit Continuous
Compounding)
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 6.1: 9, 11, 17, 19, 25, 27, 31,
3545, 55, 57
 6.2: 913, 1923, 29, 31, 33,
37, 39, 43, 49, 51, 57, 67, 69

Test 2 Wed Feb 29 on 2.2, 2.3, 3.13.3,
4.14.3
See last week's homework for suggested
practice.

Feb 19 

Test 2 Wed Feb 29 on 2.2, 2.3, 3.13.3,
4.14.3
Suggested practice(odd numbered problems only
for textbook problems):
 Chapter 2 Review Exercises: 1531,
37
 Chapter 3 Review Exercises:
123
 Chapter 4 Review Exercises:
939
 Question 5 of
test 1 (
solutions) from Fall 2011 edition of this
course

test 2 (
solutions) from Fall 2011 edition of this
course
 Question 5 of
test 1 (
solutions) from Fall 2010 edition of this
course

test 2 (
solutions) from Fall 2010 edition of this
course
 Question 5 of
test 1 (
solutions) from Fall 2009 edition of this
course

test 2 (
solutions) from Fall 2009 edition of this
course

Feb 12 
 Read: Texbook Section 4.2, 4.3
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 4.2: 5, 15, 21, 25, 33, 47
 4.3: 3, 7, 9, 21

Quiz 4 Wed Feb
15 on 3.1, 3.2 & 3.3 
Feb
5 
 Read: Texbook Section 3.3, 4.1
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 3.3: 5, 7, 9, 11, 19, 27, 39,
45
 4.1: 13, 15, 19, 21, 25, 31, 37,
55, 59

Quiz 3 Wed Feb
8 on 2.2, 2.3 & 3.1 
Jan 29 
 Read: Texbook Section 3.1, 3.2
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 3.1: 9, 15, 21, 27, 31, 33,
3541, 51, 53
 3.2: 7, 9, 15, 17, 19, 21, 25,
27, 29, 35, 37, 45, 49


Jan 20 
 Read: Texbook Section 2.1, 2.2
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):

Test 1 Wed Jan 25 on 1.1, 1.2, 1.3,
2.1
Suggested practice (odd numbered problems only
for textbook problems):
 Chapter 1 Review Exercises p.60:
141, 45, 51
 Chapter 2 Review Exercises p.116:
15
 Question 1, 2, 3 & 4 of
test 1 (
solutions) from Fall 2011 edition of this
course
 Question 1, 2, 3(a), 4(a) of
test 1 (
solutions) from Fall 2010 edition of this
course
 Question 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5(a) of
test 1 (
solutions) from Fall 2009 edition of this
course

Jan 15 
 Read: Texbook Section 2.1, 2.2
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 2.1: 713, 1527, 45, 47,
51
 2.2: 5, 7, 11, 25, 27, 29,
3751, 63, 65

Quiz 2 Wed Jan
18 on 1.2 & 1.3 
Jan 8 
 Read: Texbook Section 1.2, 1.3
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 1.2: 39, 15, 17, 21, 25, 2935,
3743, 45
 1.3: 315

Quiz 1 Wed Jan
11 on 1.1 
Jan 3 
 thoroughly read the course outline
& policies
 Read: Texbook Section 1.1
 Exercises (odd numbered problems only):
 1.1:1319, 25, 31, 33, 35, 37,
45, 4761, 67, 69, 73, 75, 97, 101, 105,
113, 115


