Our First Application of Math

8 May 2000

There are about 45 hours of instruction time in this course in the Maymester. Universities recommend that you allocate three hours of study outside of class for each hour in class. If you work very efficiently, you may be able to do the work of this course with only two hours of study outside of class for each hour in class. Today is May 8. Our exam is on Friday, May 26.

  1. How many total hours will you need to devote to this class (in and out of class) if you work very efficiently?
  2. ____________________

  3. How many hours is that per day, on average? Assume you will work on this course seven days per week.
  4. ____________________

  5. Do you have that many hours to spend each day on this class?
  6. YES ( ) Proceed to question 4.

    NO ( ) You are encouraged to drop the course TODAY while you can still get your money back. If you choose to stay, sign below, fold your paper and turn it in.

  7. Are you willing to devote that much time to this course?

YES ( ) Sign below, fold your paper, and turn it in.

NO ( ) You are encouraged to drop the course TODAY while you can still get your money back. If you choose to stay, sign below, fold your paper and turn it in.

 

 

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