MATH 220: Mathematical Proof, Section 201, Winter term II, 2015/2016.

Instructor: Julia Gordon.
Where and when : TTh 11-12:30, in MATX 1101.
My office: Math 217.
e-mail: gor at math dot ubc dot ca
Office hours: Due to a variable schedule of the other course I am teaching, the office hours will be different every week. Please see the "Announcements" section below; they will also be announced by e-mail at the beginning of each week. I am also somewhat available by appointment -- please e-mail well in advance though.
Text: Mathematical proofs, a transition to advanced mathematics, by G. Chartland, A. Polimeni, P. Zhang, Second or third edition.

The common website. The marking scheme, and all the course policies are found here.

Homework and quizzes

For fun:


  • Office hours the second week of February: Wednesday Feb 10, 10-11am, and Thursday Feb 11, 9:30am-10:30am.
  • The alternate midterm is on Wednesday February 10, 8:30-9:50am in MATX 1118.

(Approximate) Course outline.

Here I will post short summaries of each class and other relevant to our secion notes, as we go along.