Math 28 - Winter 2013
Homework Policy and Guidelines:
- Please buy a binder instead of a notebook for this class. It will be easier to
add remove assignments this way.
Written homework will be assigned daily and will be collected once a week at the beginning of class.
The mandatory homework will be graded on a 10/9/5/0 rule. Perfect papers
(correct and well written) will be assigned a 10, problems that are almost
perfect except for a minor problems with writing will be assigned a 9, problems where
the student has made some progress towards a correct solution but it is not completely
correct or it is poorly written will be assigned a 5, and if the solution is
incorrect the student will receive a 0.
If a student receives a 5 or 0 on a problem, he or she will be allowed
to hand-in the problem a second time within a week from the time the paper
is returned to the student.
All homework assignments will be posted on the course assignment's
- Unexcused late and missing papers count zero.
- Homework is to be written neatly using both sides of 8 1/2 x 11
inch paper. Do not use paper from a spiral notebook unless you can
tear off the ragged edge. All papers are to be stapled.
- Use English. If you can't read your solutions aloud as fluently
as if you were reading a textbook, try using nouns and verbs in your write
If you do not follow this guidelines, your homework will be returned to
Updated Jan. 4, 2013 by R.C. Orellana