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Welcome to Teri Henson's Math Website

I am a full-time mathematics instructor here at Las Positas College, where I teach a variety of math courses. In addition, I serve as co-chair of the Program Review Committee.

My office: Room 2185
My e-mail address:
thenson@laspositascollege.edu

My telephone number: (925) 424-1349
My Schedule - click here

Math Resources for Teachers and Students: Click here for a pdf document with hyperlinks to a variety of free, on-line algebra resources.

Spring Semester 2014: For spring semester 2013 I am teaching Math 10-093 (MW 5:00 - 7:25 pm), Math 65A-LS2 (TTh 1:30-2:40 pm, starts Tuesday, February 4) and Math X-093 (TTh 5:00-7:15 pm). The syllabi and other materials related to the lecture courses Math 10 and Math 65A are posted on this page. All of these documents are in pdf. The Math X syllabi and other information about the Math X program can be accessed by clicking here.

Math 10-093
The classroom for this class has been changed to Room 507, effective Monday, January 27.

Syllabus

Homework Exercises and Graded Exercise Assignments

Chapters Two and Three
Chapter Four
Chapter Five
Chapter Six - Click here for the solutions to the Graded Exercises in 6.3
Chapter Seven
Chapter Eight
Chapter Ten

Preparation for Exams

Exam I Study Guide and Exam I Review Exercises (Correction: omit problem 21(d)). Click here for complete hand-written solutions to the review exercises.
Exam II Study Guide and Exam II Review Exercises. Some Formulas provided. Click here for complete hand-written solutions for the review exercises.

Exam III Study Guide and Exam III Review Exercises. Click here for complete hand-written solutions for the review exercises.
Final Exam Study Guide (includes Chapter 9 Review Exercises). Click here for complete hand-written solutions for the review exercises.

 

Math 65A-LS2
The purchase of a textbook for this course is optional.

NOTE: Students enrolled in this course will be required to use the on-line mathematical program MyMathLab. Students who have purchased a MyMathLab access code for Elementary Algebra (Math 65 or 65A or 65X) at LPC will not need to purchase another access code. However, new users will be required to purchase a MyMathLab access code. More information will be made available on the first day of class. It is not necessary to purchase the access code prior to the start of classes.
Click here for more information about MyMathLab.

Syllabus

Homework Check Assignments

Chapter 1, 2.1, 2.2 and 1.4 Special Homework Check Assignment
Chapter 2.3 - 2.5 and 3.1 - 3.4
Chapter 3.4 - 3.7

Examples for Chapter 2, Section 3 and Complete Solutions
Chapter 2, Section 5: Examples and Solutions
3.4 Interpreting Slope in Linear Models - click here for the handout. Click on Solutions to see the filled in version.

Lab Assignments

Lab Assignment No. 1 - due Thursday, February 13. Related materials: Math Study Skills, Time Management
Lab Assignment No. 2 - due Tuesday, March 4. Click here for a partial answer key.
Lab Assignment No. 3 - due Tuesday, March 11.
Lab Assignment No. 4 - due date changed to Thursday, March 27. Click here for the answer key.
Lab Assignment No. 5 - due Thursday, April 10.
Lab Assignment No. 6 - due Thursday, May 1. Click here for the answer key.
Lab Assignment No. 7 - due Tuesday, May 13. Lab No. 7 is the Study Guide and Review for Exam III. Click here for the answer key.

Exam Study Guides and Reviews

Preparing for and Taking Your Math Exam
Make Effective Use Of the Test

Exam I Study Guide and Review . Click here for the review answer key.
Exam II Study Guide and Review. Click here for the review answer key. NOTE: the correct answer to problem 1.d of the Review Exercises is 3.5 hours. Click here for the Exam Correction Instructions.
Exam III Study Guide and Review - refer to Lab Assignment No. 7 above.
Final Exam Study Guide and Chapter 4 Review Exercises. Click here for the complete solutions for the Chapter 4 review exercises.
To help you prepare for the final exam, click on the links below to view the complete solutions for Exam I (there are 2 versions of Exam I), Exam II and Exam III.

Exam I, version 1, Solutions
Exam I, version 2, Solutions
Exam II Solutions
Exam III Solutions

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