Math 737 Section S1 syllabus
here to obtain pdf format)
Due Thursday, January 26, 2017 at the
beginning of class ; text for problems 2 and 3
(numbered 9 and 10 on page)
(in pdf format)
Assignment 2 Due
Thursday, February 2, 2017 at the beginning of class
Assignment 3 Due
Thursday, February 9, 2017 at the beginning of class
(Because there was no class on February 9th because of snow, there is no penalty if you hand this in at the beginning of class on February 16th).
notes on how to perform elementary row operations on a graphing
calculator and with an Excel spreadsheet (in
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method tool (Note: This tool requires all
constraints to be written with the right-hand side nonnegative.
The objective function can't have any constant terms in it. If a
variable appears in a constraint but not in the objective function, be
sure to include it in the objective function with a coefficient of 0).
A spreadsheet that illustrates
(Tools/ Solver with Excel) and the simplex method to solve a linear
Note: In the text listings, \->\ represents
STO-> key in the left column.
Note: To use the binary version of the program, you will first need to download it. To download it, right click the appropriate link and choose
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After being downloaded, the binary version of
program may be loaded directly into the TI calculator of the
type, IF you have a "TI-GRAPH LINK" cable to connect your PC and the
and you use the appropriate "TI-GRAPH LINK" software available for free
download at http://education.ti.com/us/product/apps/latest.html .
There are "TI-GRAPH LINK" cables connected to several of the computers
in the Math Lab which you may use in the Math Lab. The "TI-GRAPH
LINK" software is already installed on some of the computers in the
Lab. If you have trouble finding it, please ask for help.
If you have a "TI USB connectivity kit" cable
TI-Connect version 1.6 (or later) software installed on your computer,
it is even easier to load the binary version of "Rowop" onto your TI
calculator. (TI USB cables and TI-Connect
software are already
present on many of the computers in the Math Lab. If you have
finding such a computer, please ask for help. TI-Connect
is available for free download at http://education.ti.com/en/us/software/search
if you click on the link for TI-Connect
Software for Windows ).
After TI-Connect version 1.6.1 or later is installed on your computer,
plug the USB part of the USB cable into a USB port on your computer and
the pointy part of the USB cable into your TI calculator. Then,
turn on your calculator. Use the mouse on your computer to
right-click on the binary program file you downloaded to your
computer. Select "Send to TI device". Select the file
and choose Destination RAM. Then, click on "Send to Device" at
the bottom of the screen. The binary file will then be
transferred to your TI calculator.
A spreadsheet to
implement Newton's method to solve the system of 3 equations in 3
unknowns in problem 2b from p. 680.
A spreadsheet to implement Newton's
to solve the KKT equations using Newton's method for Example 20.2-5 on
I chose the initial guess to be feasible (with x >=1, y >=2 and z >=0).
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