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Joe Lakey
Professor
Mathematical Sciences
Science Hall, Rm 236
Office Phone (575) 646-3901,
FAX Number: (575) 646-1064
email: jlakey@nmsu.edu
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001







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    Contents (.pdf)



  • MATH 210G Syllabus:

    Informal Course syllabus (pdf)

    Formal Course syllabus (pdf)



  • MATH 210G Miscellany:

    Startup survey (pdf)

    Counting poker hands (pdf)

    Grading rubric for final project (pdf)

    Math Awareness Month 2016

    Follow links to take "Gender Science IAT"



  • MATH 210G lectures:



    Lecture 0: Reasoning (powerpoint)

    Lecture 0: Reasoning pdf)

    Lecture 1: Paradoxes (powerpoint)

    Lecture 1: Paradoxes (pdf)

    Lecture 2: Symbolic Logic (powerpoint)

    Lecture 2: Symbolic Logic (pdf)

    Lecture 3: Lewis Carroll's Symbolic Logic (powerpoint)

    Lecture 3: Lewis Carroll's Symbolic Logic (pdf)

    Lecture 4: Greek Mathematics (powerpoint)

    Lecture 4: Greek Mathematics (pdf)



  • MATH 210G reading assignments (subject to change):


    Reading assignment 1 for Quiz 1, Aug 23: Confusing correlation with causation: rooster syndrome

    Reading assignment 2 for Quiz 1: Argumentum ad Monsantum

    Reading assignment 1 for Quiz 2, Aug 30: Explaining the Gender Gap in Math Test Scores: The Role of Competition

    Reading assignment 1 for Quiz 3, Sept 6: When will computer hardware match the human brain?

    Reading assignment 2 for Quiz 3, Sept 6: The Chess Master and the Computer

    Viewing assignment for Quiz 4, Sept 13: Archimedes and the Quest for the Theory of Everything (first 30 min only)

    Reading assignment 1 for Quiz 5, Sept 20: Failures to replicate Psi (pp. 933--937 only)

    Reading assignment 2 for Quiz 5, Sept 20: Psychologists must change

    Reading assignment for Quiz 6, Sept 27: Statistics in Appelate Court: State v Sneed



  • MATH 210G reading quizzes:



    Reading quiz 1 (pdf)

    Reading quiz 2 (pdf)

    Reading quiz 3 (pdf)

    Reading quiz 4 (pdf)


  • MATH 210G Group assignments:



  • Former PhD students:


    Ying Wang (deceased) (pdf)

    Sofian Obeidat (Jordanian University of Science and Technology)

    Chris Weaver (MTSI Software Engineer)

    Scott Izu (ebay)

    Phan Nguyen (Hanoi Institute of Mathematics)




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    Updated: August, 2015