Date 
Sections of Text 
Topics 
Wednesday, Aug. 21 
1.1 to 1.4 
Linear equations 
Monday, Aug. 26 
2.1, 2.2 
Solving systems of equations 
Wednesday, Aug. 28 
2.2, 2.3 
Solving systems of equations, matrix algebra 
Wednesday, Sept. 4 
2.4, 2.5 
Inverses 
Monday, Sept. 9 
3.1, 3.2 
Introduction to linear programming, geometry of linear programming 
Wednesday, Sept. 11 
3.3 
Applications of linear programming (25 minutes); Review of Chapters 1 and 2 
Monday, Sept. 16 
3.3 
Applications of linear programming (25 minutes); Test 1 on Chapters 1 and 2 
Wednesday, Sept. 18 
4.1 
Simplex tableau 
Monday, Sept. 23 
4.2 
Simplex method: standard problems 
Wednesday, Sept. 25 
4.3 
Simplex method: nonstandard problems 
Monday, Sept. 30 
4.5 
Duality 
Wednesday, Oct. 2 
5.1 to 5.3 
Sets and counting 
Monday, Oct. 7 
5.4 
Multiplication principle (25 minutes); Review of Chapters 3 and 4 
Wednesday, Oct. 9 
5.4 
Multiplication principle (25 minutes); Test 2 on Chapters 3 and 4 
Monday, Oct. 14 
5.5 
Permutations and combinations 
Wednesday, Oct. 16 
5.6 
More on counting 
Monday, Oct. 21 
5.7 
Binomial theorem 
Wednesday, Oct. 23 
6.1, 6.2 
Introduction to probability 
Monday, Oct. 28 
6.3, 6.4 
Calculating probabilities, conditional probability 
Wednesday, Oct. 30 
6.5 
Tree diagrams 
Monday, Nov. 4 
6.6 
Bayes' theorem (25 minutes); Review of Chapter 5 and 6.1 to 6.3 
Wednesday, Nov. 6 
8.1 
Transition matrix (25 minutes); Test 3 on Chapter 5 and 6.1 to 6.3 
Monday, Nov. 11 
8.2 
Regular stochastic matrices 
Wednesday, Nov. 13 
8.2, 8.3 
Regular and absorbing stochastic matrices 
Monday, Nov. 18 
8.3, 9.1 
Absorbing stochastic matrices, games and strategies 
Wednesday, Nov. 20 
9.2 
Mixed strategies (25 minutes); Review of 6.4 to 6.6 and Chapter 8 
Monday, Nov. 25 
9.2 
Mixed strategies (25 minutes); Test 4 on 6.4 to 6.6 and Chapter 8 
Monday, Dec. 2 
9.3 
Optimal mixed strategies 
Wednesday, Dec. 4 

Review 