Mathematical Proof

Math 220 - Section 203 (Spring 2015)

Instructor: Maxime Bergeron

Here is the common course webpage


Weekly homeworks

Should all be typesetted in LaTex

They are due at the beginning of class

Homework one (due on January 11)

A supplement on subsets

A supplement on indexed collections

Homework two (due on January 18)

Homework three (due on January 29)

A supplement on such that

A supplement on double quantifiers

Homework four (due on February 1)

A supplement on proofs

Homework five (due on February 12th)

A supplement on logic

A supplement on writing proofs

Homework six (due on February 24th)

A supplement on induction

Homework seven (due on March 4th)

A supplement on strong induction

Notes on induction and graph theory

Homework eight (due on March 14)

Notes on graphs and group theory

Homework nine (due on March 30th)

Homework ten (due on April 6th)

Notes on graph colourings

Topics on the final exam

Solutions for homework nine

Solutions for homework ten

Extra problems


If you have any questions

That may be useful for others

Use the Piazza message board


For other questions or concerns...

Email: mbergeron at math dot ubc dot ca

Office hours: the hour following every class
and by appointment

You should definitely check out the
Math Learning Center (and work there)


There will be two midterms and a final exam:

February 5th, 5:00 to 7:00 pm
& March 11th, 5:00 to 7:00 pm

Your grade will be computed as :

50% final exam + 35% two midterms
+ 10% Homework + 5% Workshop Quizzes


Miscelaneous other stuff

Nothing required here

Common errors

Funny little calculus text

XKCD

Studying tip