Department of Mathematical Sciences,
Northern Illinois University

MATH 353 Spring 2017

Axiomatic Geometry (3 semester hours)

DuSable 310
Mon, Wed, Fri
1 -1:50

Prof. Richard Blecksmith
Watson Hall 364
phone: 815-753-6762
email: richard@math.niu.edu

OFFICE HOURS

Wednesday 2:00-4:30
or by appointment

The final exam is on Wednesday, May 10, Noon - 1:50 pm.

Special Handouts

Logic Notes

Logic Puzzles

Proof of Thm 6.4

Proof of Thm 7.4

Proof of Thm 7.5

Proof of Thm 8.3

Five Consequences of Thm 8.3

Proof of Thm 9.1

Proof of Thm 10.5

Proof of Side-Side-Side Triangle Congruence Theorem

Constructing perpendiculars

Polars

Isosceles Triangle Puzzler

Parallel Lines

Parallel Lines and Angle Sum

GRADES

Reqirement Points
Test 1 100
Test 2 100
Final 100
Homework 150
Attendance 50

GRADING SCALE

Grade Points (out of 500)
A 400
B 350
C 290
D 240
You are allowed 2 unexcused absences.
You will lose 10 points for each unexcused absence after that.