FW 200910 Math 1200: Problems, Conjectures and Proof 
Participation 
based on attendence and in class assignments 
10% 
Assignments 
roughly one every 2 weeks 
25% 
Investigation projects 
see below 
20% 
Quizzes 
6 total, 3 per term, best 2 from each term 
15% 
Final Examination 
Winter exam period 
30% 
Lecture Schedule 
Topics 
Remarks 
Sept 9/09  Tutorial 
does not meet (wait until after first lecture) 

Sept 15/09 Lecture #1 
discuss class, lines breaks the board into regions 
homework #1 distributed 
Sept 16/09 Tutorial 01 
rectangles in a square grid 

Sept 22/09 Lecture #2 
problem solving strategies, logic, first past the post 

Sept 23/09 Tutorial 02 
rectangles in a square grid 

Sept 29/09 Lecture #3 
Chapter 2.12.9 in Chartrand, logic, tutologies, knights and knaves 
hw #1 due, homework #2 distributed 
Sept 30/09 Tutorial 01 
Solve the crime or do the time 

Oct 6/09 Lecture #4 
Quiz #1 

Oct 7/09 Tutorial 02 
Solve the crime or do the time 
hw #1 to return 
Oct 13/09 
No class 
Reading week 
Oct 14/09 
No class 
Reading week 
Oct 20/09 Lecture #5 
quiz #1 review, pentagonal numbers and telescoping sums 
quiz #1 returned, hw #2 due, homework #3 distributed 
Oct 21/09 Tutorial 01 
opening and closing lockers 

Oct 27/09 Lecture #6 
'Investigation projects', exists and forall 

Oct 28/09 Tutorial 02 
opening and closing lockers 
hw #2 to return 
Nov 3/09 Lecture #7 
Quiz #2, hw #3 due, homework #4 distributed 

Nov 4/09 Tutorial 01 
Square takeaway 
draft 1 of invest proj due 
Nov 10/09 Lecture #8 
justifying exists and forall statements 
return quiz #2, return tutorial 1 invest proj 
Nov 11/09 Tutorial 02 
Square takeaway 
draft 1 of invest proj due 
Nov 17/09 Lecture #9 
sequences and patterns 
hw #4 due, homework #5 distributed 
Nov 18/09 Tutorial 01 
Hot dogs and buns 

Nov 24/09 Lecture #10 
Quiz #3 

Nov 25/09 Tutorial 02 
Hot dogs and buns 

Dec 1/09 Lecture #11 
polynomials and sequences, tower of Hanoi 
final invest proj due for tutorial 1, hw #5 due, hw #6 distributed 
Dec 2/09 Tutorial 01 
Pick up sticks 

Dec 8/09 Lecture #12 
Induction 
return quiz #3, final invest proj due for tutorial 2 
Jan 5/09 Lecture #13 
Induction and tower of Hanoi revisited 
hw #6 due 
Jan 6/09 Tutorial 02 
Pick up sticks 

Jan 12/09 Lecture #14 
Induction and differences of sequences 
return invest proj 
Jan 13/09 Tutorial 01 
Information around a table 
return hw#6 
Jan 19/09 Lecture #15 
Differences of sequences 
Quiz #4 
Jan 20/09 Tutorial 02 
Information around a table 
return hw#6 
Jan 26/09 Lecture #16 
sets, subsets and relations 
hw #7 given 
Jan 27/09 Tutorial 01 
string around the earth 

Feb 2/09 Lecture #17 
relations 
return quiz #4 
Feb 3/09 Tutorial 02 
string around the earth 

Feb 6/09 
Last day to drop the course without receiving a grade 

Feb 9/09 Lecture #18 
Forall/exists statements about relations 
Quiz #5, hw #7 due 
Feb 10/09 Tutorial 01 
Dividing up triangle 

Feb 16/09 
No class 
Reading week 
Feb 17/09 
No class 
Reading week 
Feb 23/09 Lecture #19 
modulo equivalence (sec 8.5), go over quiz #7, swan logic 
hw #8 given 
Feb 24/09 Tutorial 02 
Dividing up triangle 

Mar 2/09 Lecture #20 
more mod equivalence 

Mar 3/09 Tutorial 01 
factorial representation 
first draft of 2nd investigation project due 
Mar 9/09 Lecture #21 
Quiz #6, hw #8 due 

Mar 10/09 Tutorial 02 
factorial representation 
first draft of 2nd investigation project due 
Mar 16/09 Lecture #22 
onetoone and onto functions 
hw #9 given 
Mar 17/09 Tutorial 01 
Exercises on relations, induction and summation notation 

Mar 23/09 Lecture #23 

Mar 24/09 Tutorial 02 
Exercises on relations, induction and summation notation 

Mar 30/09 Lecture #24 
review 
hw #9 due, final draft of 2nd investigation project due 
Mar 31/09 Tutorial 01 
Tutorial 1 
Tutorial 2 
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