MATH 220: Differential Equations




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Quizzes 20% 11 quizzes (the two lowest scores are dropped). There are no make-up quizzes!
Midterm Exam 1 20% Friday, February 20, 2015 (in class)
Midterm Exam 2 20% Friday, April 3, 2015 (in class)
Final Exam 40% Thursday, May 7, 2015 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; Locations: BSB 250 [Abramov and Nicholls]; BSB 140 [Heard])

Missing an exam is permitted only for the most compelling reasons. Except in extraordinary situations, permission should be obtained in advance from the instructor to miss an exam; otherwise you will be awarded a zero.

Grade Lines

The grade lines for the course are:

85-100 A
75-84 B
65-74 C
50-64 D
0-49 F


Homework will be assigned but not graded. The quizzes will be based heavily on homework problems. It is highly recommended that students complete all homework assignments to perform well in the class.


There will be 11 quizzes; the lowest two scores will be dropped. They are every week except: the first and last weeks, and the midterm weeks (sixth and eleventh).


Calculators will not be permitted on exams or quizzes.

Students with Disabilities

Students with disabilities who require special accommodations for access and participation in this course must be registered with the Office of Disability Services (ODS). Students who need exam accommodations must contact ODS in the first week of the term to arrange a meeting with a Disability Specialist.

Please contact ODS at (312)-413-2183 (voice) or (312)-413-0123 (TTY).