#### Review of Basic Algebra

Algebra Course Materials for review if you plan to retake Math Placement during Orientation.

#### Find the Textbooks for Your Classes

http://www.bookstores.umn.edu/morris/searchbooks.htmlOne or two edition earlier of texts are usually similar enough to be OK, but courses will be built around the editions in the Bookstore. In my classes, if you use an earlier edition be aware that some of the sections may be numbered differently, content may be slightly different, and problems I identify as good practice may not line up with your older edition.

#### Spring 2015 Classes

Final Exam Schedule#### 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

600 East 4th Street

Morris, MN USA 56267

Office: Science 1380

Office Phone: (320) 589-6302

Fax: (320) 589-6371