**MATH 103 - General Mathematics**

**Semester:**** **2018-2019 Fall

**Instructor: **Dr. Inst. Åžeyma KAYAN

**Room: **R-202

**Office Hours: **Monday, 10:20-11:10

Wednesday, 10:20-11:10

**Course Description:**** **Real Numbers, Algebraic Expressions, Linear and Quadratic Equations, Equations and Inequalities, Absolute Value, Functions and Graphs, Linear Functions and Straight Lines, Quadratic Functions and their Graphs, Polynomial and Rational Functions, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Matrices, Algebraic Operations on Matrices, Row Reduction, Determinants, Cramer’s Rule.

**Textbook: **E. F. Haeussler, R. S. Paul, R. J. Wood, Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Business, Economics and Life and Social Sciences, 13th Edition, Pearson-Prentice Hall, ISBN: 978-0-321-64388-9

**Reference Book:** R. Barnett, M. R. Ziegler, K. E. Byleen, College Mathematics for Business, Economics, Life Sciences and Social Sciences, 12th Edition, Pearson Publishing, 2010, ISBN 10: 0-321-71082-7

**Evaluation Criteria:**

Midterm I : %30

Midterm II: %30

Final: %40

Attendance: %5 (Bonus)

Quiz: %5 (Bonus)

**EXAM DATES: **

**Midterm I:** Tuesday, 6 of November 2018, 15:20

**Midterm II:** Tuesday, 11 of December 2018, 15:20

**Final:** tba

**Make Up:** tba

**Warning: **

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