Illinois State University Mathematics Department

MAT 409: Topics in Algebra and Combinatorics for K-8 Teachers

Dr. Roger Day (day@ilstu.edu)





Session 3: 15 June 2016



Summation and Product Notation


Basic Counting Strategies Quiz #1 Results





Assignment #3

Read

  • Chapter 3 Section 1 (pp 40-45)
  • Chapter 3 Section 2 (pp 51-54)
  • Chapter 3 Learning From Others (pp 59-62)
  • Chapter 3 Section 3 (pp 63-70)
  • Chapter 3 Section 4 (pp 78-93)
Prep for Test #1: Complete Text Problems and Previously Used Test Questions


Fundamental Components of a Problem-Solving Approach to Combinatorics Problems