## MTH110 Math
Perspectives

## Fall 2017

### TEXT:

**For All Practical Purposes**,** **COMAP, 9^{th}
edition

### OBJECTIVE:

The objective of this course is to introduce you
to the ways
in which mathematics impinges upon your daily lives. You will be
introduced
to quantitative concepts and skills which will enable you to interpret
and
reason with quantitative information. In addition you will be
able to see
how mathematics can be used to model many different types of real-world
situations, from presidential elections to garbage collection.

### GOALS:

- learn the
mathematical principals behind the decision making processes within
groups (social choice).
- learn the
mathematics underlying various types of optimization problem
(management science).
- learn how
mathematics can aid in the allocation of resources in a equitable way
(fairness).

### LAB SOLUTIONS:

### ADDITIONAL MATERIAL:

### EXAM REVIEWS:

### HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS:

- Homework 1. Due Sept. 8
- Homework 2. Due Sept. 15
- Homework 3. Due Sept. 22.