Small Writing Project (Fall, 2006)

Math 120 (Pre-Calculus)
Mathematics 225 (Discrete Mathematics)

Joseph Malkevitch
Mathematics and Computing Department
York College (CUNY)
Jamaica, New York 11451-0001


Pick a homework problem that you were recently assigned and that you were unsure about how to solve.

1. Give an exact statement of this problem.

2. Explain what it was about the problem that you found confusing or were unsure about.

3. Give a solution of this problem as best you can.

You can submit this assignment in either hand written form or using a word processor. You can write as much as you would like. What you write should meet the writing standards of the English Department.

Due Date: Nov. 17, 2006


This assignment can only do your semester grade harm if you do not hand it in. As long as you hand it in, this work can only help your grade.

Please do not cut class on Nov. 17 to avoid handing in this assignment. I would rather have you hand it in late.


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