Markus Schmidmeier
Mathematical Sciences
Florida Atlantic University

Discrete Mathematics

Fall 2017

Hi, here is some information about my course Discrete Mathematics (CRN: 20264, MAD 2104, 3 credits). We meet Mondays and Wednesdays 7:10-8:30 p.m. 7:10-8:40 p.m. in SC 178. (To make up for missed class time due to Hurricane Irma, we meet for 10 extra minutes each time.)


Calculus I.

Textbook and Topics

Biggs, "Discrete Mathematics", second edition, Oxford UP, paperback, ISBN-10: 0-19-850717-8, ISBN-13: 9780198713692.



The Math Learning Center provides free academic support.


Homework:  I will assign homework problems every week. Here is the link. (Please bookmark this page.) The problems will not be graded, but some may show up on a quiz.

Quizzes:  We will have a quiz every Wednesday; the twelve ten best quizzes count for 60 % of the grade. Quiz 12 will take place on November 27. No calculators can be used during the quiz.

Final Exam: The final exam is comprehensive and will count for 40 % of your grade. It is scheduled for Sunday, December 10, 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. in SO 250. Please bring a picture id (Owl card or drivers licence)!

Further Information

For the Disability Policy, the Make-Up Policy, the Code of Academic Integrity, Religious Accommodation, my Grading Scale, the FAU Attendance Policy Statement and Financial Assistance Opportunities please visit Infos for all my courses.

Contact Me

Office hours:  MW 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. and F 3:00 - 3:50 in SE 272.

Phone:  561-297-0275


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