Math 120 C Fall 19


Elena Pezzoli . -- Office hours : F: 9:30-11:30 in MSC

Office: PDL C-326


Albert Artiles (AA,AB) -- Office hours :Tu 1:30-2:30 in PDL C 8J, Th 1:30-2:30 in MSC Angel Burr (AC,AD): -- Office hours :M 3:00 to 4:00 in MSC, W 3:00 to 4:00 in MSC
Catherine Babecki (BA, BB) -- Office hours :Th 10:30-11:30 in MSC, Th 3:30-4:30 in PDL C401 Juan Salinas(BC,BD) -- Office hours :Th 2:40-4:40 in MSC
Martin Bishop (CA, CB) -- Office hours :W 12:30-1:30 , Th 2:30-3:30 in MSC Peter Gylys-Colwell(CC,CD) -- Office hours :W 1:30: 2:30 pm in PDL C08J , TH 2:30-3:30 in MSC


Syllabus --- Exams information--- Webassign--- Lectures (posted before class)

Lectures (posted after class). -- Worksheets. -- Homework hints -- View your grades

Math 120 materials website-- Math study Center-- Clue a drop in tutoring center



A note from Math Advising: students that miss the common final due to an emergency or illness, should submit a petition with documentation via email to We will make decisions on Monday and reply to students. The petition can be found here

You can pick up your graded final exam from my office (PDL C326) on Thursday 12/12 from 11:00 to 12:00, or at the beginning of next quarter

I will have one extra office hour on Tuesday from 2:30 to 3:25 in my office

Final exam will be on Saturday 12/7 from 5:00 to 7:50 pm in KNE 120 (sections A and B) and KNE 110 (section C) For more information about the common final check the link exams information

Your last hw set will be due on Wed 12/4

Midterm 2 solutions

You can calculate your "percentage combined midterm score" " by taking the maximum of these two numbers

1) (mid1/40 *15+ mid2/35 *25)*100/40

2) (mid1/40 *25+ mid2/35 *15)*100/40

Here are some statistics about this score

10 percentile: 48, 25 percentile: 65, median: 78, 75 percentile: 88, 95 percentile: 95

pivot table


Office hours next week: Tu 11/12 from 1:30 to 2:30 in Pdl C-326; Wed 11/13 from 10:30 to 11:30 in MSC; Fri 11/15 from 10:30 to 11:30 in MSC

Midterm 2 on Thursday 11/14. Click on Exams information for rules and review material

Midterm 1 solutions There were two versions, solutions to both are posted in this .pdf file

Midterm 1 on Thursday 10/17. Click on Exams information for rules and review material

Office hours on 9/27 will be IN MY OFFICE PDL C326

WebAssign representatives will be available in the MSC from 11 AM to 3 PM on Tuesday 10/1 and Monday 10/7

Please familiarize yourself with this class page, read the class syllabus and make sure you have a WebAssign account. You can login into Webassign here You should have a two weeks grace period before you are required to pay to acess your account.

The only calculator allowed during exams is the Texas instruments Ti-30x IIS

Precalculus cannot be overloaded. Any student hoping to get into this course should sign up for Notify.UW , which is a free tool that sends notifications about course availability directly to students. Students wanting to be added to the course, still should attend and keep up with all the work. The Math department website has detailed registration information here. If there are any registration issues, questions should be directed to Math Student Services. Email is easiest:

Washington state law requires that UW develop a policy for accommodation of student absences or significant hardship due to reasons of faith or conscience, or for organized religious activities. The UW policy, including more information about how to request an accommodation, is available at Religious Accommodations Policy. Accommodations must be requested within the first two weeks of this course using the Religious Accommodations Request form.