CSCI 250 Fall 2010Discrete Structures Archived Class
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# Schedule for weeks 1 through 16

 Wk Day Date Topic Resources Events 1 Wed Sep 01 First Examples Ensley 1.1 Chapter 1 Resources 2 Mon Sep 06 Number Puzzles and Sequences Ensley 1.2 Wed Sep 08 Truth-tellers, Liars, and Propositional Logic Ensley 1.3 Intro to Logic Truth Table Applet Truth Table Quiz Applet HW 1 due 3 Mon Sep 13 Predicates Ensley 1.4 Predicates and Quantifiers Logical Equivalence List Logical Equivalence Applet Logical Equivalence Quiz Wed Sep 15 Implications Ensley 1.5 HW 2 due 4 Mon Sep 20 Mathematical Writing Ensley 2.1 Proof Examples Wed Sep 22 Proofs About Numbers Ensley 2.2 HW 3 due 5 Mon Sep 27 Catch-up Wed Sep 29 Mathematical Induction Ensley 2.3 Induction Notes 6 Mon Oct 04 Contradiction and the Pigeonhole Principle Ensley 2.5 Pigeonhole Principle Tutorial HW 4 due Wed Oct 06 No Class (CIS) 7 Mon Oct 11 Set Definitions and Operations Ensley 3.1 Set Operations Applet Venn Diagram Applet Wed Oct 13 More Operations on Sets Ensley 3.2 HW 5 due 8 Mon Oct 18 No Class (Fall Recess) Wed Oct 20 Proving Set Properties Ensley 3.3 9 Mon Oct 25 Boolean Algebra Ensley 3.4 HW 6 due Wed Oct 27 Functions/Relations: Definitions, Diagrams, and Inverses Ensley 4.1 10 Mon Nov 01 The Composition Operation Ensley 4.2 HW 7 due Wed Nov 03 Properties of Relations Ensley 4.4 11 Mon Nov 08 Equivalence Relations Ensley 4.5 HW 8 due Wed Nov 10 Numerical Functions in Discrete Math Ensley 4.6 12 Mon Nov 15 Growth of Functions Ensley 4.8 Asymptotic Notation Notes Asymptotic Notation Handout Wed Nov 17 Catch-up HW 9 due 13 Mon Nov 22 Combinatorics: Introduction Ensley 5.1 Permutations and Combinations Tutorial Wed Nov 24 Basic Rules for Counting Ensley 5.2 Counting Tutorial HW 10 due 14 Mon Nov 29 Combinations and the Binomial Theorem Ensley 5.3 Wed Dec 01 Recursive Counting Ensley 5.5 HW 11 due 15 Mon Dec 06 Solving Recurrence Relations Ensley 5.6 Recurrence Relations Notes Wed Dec 08 Review the semester HW 12 due Ex Wed Dec 15 Everything Final Exam, 9-11 am