Tentative Calendar for Math 30800, Section R, Fall 2018

This calendar will change as we move through the course, but it should give a general idea of when we will cover certain topics.
 Date Tentative class plan: Tue, Aug 28 Welcome! Begin Chapter 1: Logic. § 1.1: Statements, Propositions and Theorems. § 1.2: Logical Connectives and Truth Tables. Thu, Aug 30 § 1.3: Conditional Statements Tue, Sep 4 § 1.4: Proofs: Structures and Strategies Thu, Sep 6 § 1.5: Logical Equivalence Tue, Sep 11 No classes scheduled Thu, Sep 13 Begin Chapter 2: Sets § 2.1: Fundamentals of Sets and § 2.2 Russell's paradox Tue, Sep 18 No classes scheduled Thu, Sep 20 § 2.3: Quantifiers Tue, Sep 25 § 2.4: Set inclusion Thu, Sep 27 First Midterm. Tue, Oct 2 § 2.5: Union, Intersection and Compliment, and § 2.6: Indexed sets Thu, Oct 4 More examples of indexed sets, and § 2.7: The power set Tue, Oct 9 § 2.8: Ordered pairs and Cartesian products. § 2.9: Set Decomposition: Partitions and Relations Thu, Oct 11 § 2.9: Set Decomposition: Partitions and Relations Tue, Oct 16 § 2.10: Mathematical Induction and Recursion Thu, Oct 18 Review of proof techniques and approaches. Tue, Oct 23 Second Midterm. Thu, Oct 25 Begin Chapter 3: Functions § 3.1: Definitions and Examples Tue, Oct 30 § 3.2: Surjections, Injections, Bijections, Sequences Thu, Nov 1 More on § 3.2: Surjections, Injections, Bijections, Sequences Discussion of Left and right inverses. Tue, Nov 6 § 3.3: Composition of Functions Thu, Nov 8 Begin Chapter 4: Finite and Infinite Sets § 4.1: Cardinality; Fundamental Counting Principles Tue, Nov 13 § 4.2: Comparing Sets, Finite or Infinite Thu, Nov 15 § 4.3: Countable and Uncountable Sets Tue, Nov 20 Third Midterm. Thu, Nov 22 College closed Tue, Nov 27 Begin Ross' Chapter 1. Thu, Nov 29 Continue Ross' Chapter 1. Tue, Dec 4 Continue Ross' Chapter 1. Thu, Dec 6 Finish Ross' Chapter 1. Tue, Dec 11

The final exam will be held on Tuesday, December 18th from 3:30pm-5:45pm.