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Welcome to Math 213, Math with Mathematica, this Spring 2015!
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Course Information
 Course Syllabus
 Course Calendar
 Course Content, including a list of topics covered, inclass tutorials, and homework assignments.
 Information about the Course Projects.
 Information about Mathematica Access (On MyQC; login required)
 A link to Google Classroom
Key Dates: (subject to change)
 First Day of Class: Wednesday, January 28
 Quiz 1: Wednesday, February 11
 Project 1 Due: Wednesday, March 4
 Quiz 2: Monday, March 9
 Project 2 Due: Wednesday, April 1
 Project 3 Due: Wednesday, May 13
 Last Day of Class: Wednesday, May 13
 Project Presentations: Wednesday, May 13 and Final Exam Day, Monday, May 18 from 8:30–10:30
Office hours:
I am happy to help you with your homework and other classrelated questions during my office hours. I have official office hours as posted on my schedule. In addition, you are welcome to make an appointment or stop by my office in Kissena 355 at any time. (You can call 7189975964 to see if I'm there.)
Course links:
 Wolfram Demonstrations Project — Browse to see what mathematica can do.
 Wolfram Blog: Using Mathematica to solve realworld problems.
 Mathematical Animations by Matt Henderson, including his Mathematica source code
 Past columns by Donald Piele
 An introduction to and bibliography about combinatorial games
 Project Euler, a list of math problems hard to solve without a computer.
Mathematica Resources:

Wolfram's fast introduction for programmers
 Mathematica screencasts
 Mathematica courses
 Computational Recreations in Mathematica by Ilan Vardi — A moderatetoadvanced resource with topics similar to those in this class. **On reserve in the library**
 Mathematica in Action by Stan Wagon — A beginningtomoderate introductory resource with additional topics you might decide to investigate. **On reserve in the library**
 An Introduction to Programming with Mathematica by Paul Wellin, Richard Gaylord, and Samuel Kamin — A moderate introduction to programming in Mathematica. **On reserve in the library**
 Computational discrete mathematics : combinatorics and graph theory with Mathematica by Sriram Pemmaraju and Steven Skiena — A guide for using Mathematica to do combinatorics and graph theory. **On reserve in the library**
 Schaum's Outline of Mathematica by Eugene Don — A beginner's introduction to using Mathematica for calculations.
 Mathematica by Exampleby Martha L. Abell and James P. Braselton — A book guiding you through learning Mathematica by example.
 Mathematica Navigator: Mathematics, Statistics and Graphics by Heikki Ruskeepaa — An introductorytomoderate general resource, mostly for calculations.
 Advanced examples of what Mathematica can do
 Mathematica for Scientists and Engineers by Thomas B. Bahder — An advanced resource to understand how to use Mathematica to solve research problems.
 The Student's Introduction to MATHEMATICA by Bruce F. Torrence and Eve A. Torrence — Introduction to and examples of Mathematica in Calculus, Precalculus, and Linear Algebra.