# Christopher Bishop

## Professor, Mathematics SUNY Stony Brook

Office: 4-112 Mathematics Building
My Phone: (631)-632-8274
Dept. Office Phone: (631)-632-8290
Dept. FAX: (631)-632-7631

# FINAL EXAM is 8:30pm-11:00pm, Wednesday, Dec 11, in Light Engineering 102 (the usual lecture room).

SUNY-SB Final Exam Calendar
SUNY-SB Class Schedule

Email MAT 118 lecturer (Prof. Bishop,lecture MWF 9:00-9:53 Lgt Engr Lab 102 )

Email MAT 118 TA (Chandrika Sadanand, Section 1

Email MAT 118 TA (James Mathews, Sections 2 and 3

Email all MAT 118 instructors (Bishop, Mathews, Sadanand)

TEXT: Excursions in Modern Mathematics, by Peter Tannenbaum, 8th edition, Prentice Hall.

James Mathews office hours: Office 2-105 3pm-4pm Wed, MLC 4pm-6pm Wed

Chandrika Sadanand office hours: Physics D-101, 4-5pm Fri, MLC 10-11am Wed and 4:20-5:20 Wed

If you don't have the 8th edition yet, the homework problems are here for chapters: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 . 5 , 6 . 7 .

## Change in Lecture and Exam Schedule: Chapter 4 exam will be moved one week later, from Monday, Oct 14, to Monday, Oct 21.

Sample questions for each exam will be available a few days before the exam.

### Sample questions for Chapter 1 exam. (answers: c,c,a,c,f,c,b,d).

Results for exam 1: average = 19.21, median = 21 histogram of results

### Sample questions for Chapter 2 exam. (answers: c,c,e,c,d,e,e,d,c).

Results for exam 2: average = 16.9, median =18 histogram of results

### Sample questions for Chapter 3 exam. (answers: b,e,a,c,b,d,b,c,f,e).

Results for exam 3: average = 18.31, median =19 histogram of results

### Sample questions for Chapter 4 exam. (answers: b,e,c,c,b,d,e,d,d,a,c).

Results for exam 4: average = 18.77, median =19 histogram of results

### Sample questions for Chapter 5 exam. (answers: b,b,d,c,e,a,e,b,c ).

Results for exam 5: average = 16.96 , median =17 histogram of results

### Sample questions for Chapter 6 exam. (answers: d,b,c,d, a,e , d, e ).

Results for exam 6: average = 19.14 , median =20 histogram of results

### Sample questions for Chapter 7 exam. (answers: e,b,d,c,e,e,c,f,d ).

Results for exam 7: average = 19.21 , median = 20 histogram of results

### Sample questions for final: there will be 5 questions from each section we covered before Chapter 16 and 10 questions from Chapter 16. I suggest you review by doing the previous samples and Chapter exams (most questions will be taken from, or similar to, chapter exam questions).

One of the MAT 118 students suggested this website as useful in explaining permutations, combinations and counting. I pass his suggestion on to you, but I have not looked at carefully enough to guarantee its correctness or helpfulness.

Link to history of mathematics

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