#### Review of Basic Algebra

Algebra Course Materials for review if you plan to retake Math Placement during Orientation.#### Spring 2014 Classes (one edition earlier of texts are usually similar enough to be OK, but courses will be built around the editions listed below)

- Math 1001 Survey of Math:

Text: For All Practical Purposes, 9th Ed. by COMAP (1-4292-4316-3)

syllabus | moodle -
Math 1101 Calculus I:

Text: Single Variable Calculus, 6th Ed. by James Stewart (978-0-495-01169-9)

syllabus | moodle | WeBWorK

#### How To Get the Most Out of Studying

Here are five short (about 7 minute) videos that talk about how to effectively study in university: How To Get the Most Out of Studying

- Video 1: Beliefs That Make You Fail…Or Succeed.
- Video 2: What Students Should Understand About How People Learn.
- Video 3: Cognitive Principles for Optimizing Learning.
- Video 4: Putting the Principles for Optimizing Learning into Practice.
- Video 5: I Blew the Exam, Now What?

#### Student Resources

- WeBWorK Handout (pdf)
*Mathematica 8.0*Quick Reference (pdf)*Mathematica 8.0*Basics (nb)*Mathematica 8.0 Practice*using content from Calculus I: One Two Three Four Five Six*Mathematica 8.0*Intermediate (nb)- How to Succeed in My Courses (pdf)

#### Postal Address

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Division of Science and Mathematics

University of Minnesota, Morris

Morris, MN USA 56267

Office: Science 1380

Office Phone: (320) 589-6302

Fax: (320) 589-6371