

Contents


Week 1: 
Preliminaries; sets, numbers, real numbers, absolute value, intervals, Cartesian system 
Week 2: 
Functions; linear functions and line equations, quadratic polynomials and parabolas 
Week 3: 
Linear inequalities, second order inequalities, representing the solution on the real axis 
Week 4: 
Systems of Linear Equations; Elimination Method 
Week 5: 
Matrices; Basic operations on matrices, inverse matrix 
Week 6: 
Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices; Gauss  Jordan method 
Week 7: 
Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices; Inverse matrix method 
Week 8: 
Solving a system of linear inequalities, solution by graphing 
Week 9: 
Linear Programming; examples of linear optimization problems, problem setting 
Week 10: 
Linear Programming; solving linear optimization problems by graphs 
Week 11: 
Functions; polynomials, rational functions, basic trigonmetric functions and their graphs

Week 12: 
Functions; onetoone and onto functions, even and odd functions, inverse functions 
Week 13: 
Elementary Functions 
Week 14: 
Exponential and logarithmic functions 
Week 15*: 
 
Week 16*: 
Final exam 
Textbooks and materials: 

Recommended readings: 
Finite Mathematics for Business, Economics, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences, by R. A. Barnett, M. R. Ziegler, K. E. Byleen, 13th ed., PrenticeHall 

* Between 15th and 16th weeks is there a free week for students to prepare for final exam.

