math 107 webpage - fernando schwartz
office hours in room 225 of the physics building
thursdays 4:30pm-6:30pm or by appointment
syllabus, homework and exam dates sheet
a basic matlab example
grades will be posted in
the duke community standard
is taken very seriously.
make certain you are familiar with it.
homeworks: you are encouraged to work in groups to
exchange ideas and help each other understand how
to approach problems, but the student's work must be
his or her own. copying or dictating is not allowed.
homework is collected on a daily basis.
exams: students are not allowed to have any outside
during exams or quizzes.
letter grades will be assigned only at the end of
semester, once the block final has been
a curve has been defined.
student's grade depends on the amount of points
obtained throughout the semester.
there will be 3 exams, each worth up to 100 pts
homework grade is the average of all but the worst
assignment grade. it is worth up to 60 pts
the final exam is worth up to 200 pts
the maximum class score is 560 pts
math information for first-year students