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Course Textbooks

Fall 2018

Below is a list of the textbooks required for each course in the Fall 2018 semester. Please contact the listed instructor if you have any questions.

100 level 200 level 300 level
101
112
112-02
140-01
141-02
213-01
213-03
221-01
221-02
221-04
221-05
221-07
222
223
223
223-01
223-03
233-01
233-04
239
239-01
239-03
262
302
304
324
324
326
326-02
335-01
338-01
345-1
360
366
371
380
MATH221-03

101 : Welcome to the Mathematics Major
Instructor :J. Johannes (johannes@geneseo.edu)

112 :Pre-Calculus
Instructor :A. Rose (rose@geneseo.edu)
Title :Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus (*Required)
Author :Stewart, Redlin
Edition :7
Software/Calculator:TI-89 or TI-83 or TI-84

112-02 :Precalculus
Instructor :J. Brodersen (brodersen@geneseo.edu)
Title :Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus (*Required)
Author :Stewart, Redlin, Watson
Edition :7th Edition
Software/Calculator:Non-graphing, non-solving scientific calculator, such as the TI-30a, 30IIXS, or 30 Multiview

140-01 :Math Concepts for Elementary Educators I
Instructor :D. Aguilar (aguilard@geneseo.edu)
Title :A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers (*Required)
Author :Rick Billstein, Shlomo Libeskind, Johnny W. Lott
Edition :12
ISBN :9780321987297

141-02 :Mathematical Concepts for Elementary Education II
Instructor :J. Johannes (johannes@geneseo.edu)
Title :Lab Activity Manual (*Required)
Author :Jonathan Duncan
Edition :first
Instructions :Can be found here http://math.wallawalla.edu/~duncjo/research/ElementaryMathManual.pdf Recommend downloading and saving, not viewing online each time.

213-01 :Applied Calc. I
Instructor :D. Dussault (dussault@geneseo.edu)
Title :College Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences (*Required)
Author :Tan
Edition :7th (6th also acceptable - different chapter numbers)
ISBN :9780495015833
Instructions :Chegg.com is a source where you can rent your textbook for a semester cheaply or get a downloadable ebook for 180 days. ***** You need any various version of the Textbook, ….. Find the Cheapest.
Software/Calculator:A Graphics Calculator is also Required ( I will be using a TI-83+ / TI-84+ type ) Your calculator must be able to perform Matrix operations.
Notes :email me if you have questions...….dussault@geneseo.edu

213-03 :Applied Calc. I
Instructor :D. Dussault (dussault@geneseo.edu)
Title :College Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences (*Required)
Author :Tan
Edition :7th ( 6th is also acceptable - just different chapter numbers )
ISBN :9780495015833
Instructions :Chegg.com is a source where you can rent your textbook for a semester cheaply or get a downloadable ebook for 180. ***** You need any various version of the Textbook, ….. Find the Cheapest.
Software/Calculator:A Graphics Calculator is also Required ( I will be using a TI-83+ / TI-84+ type ) If you use something else it must be capable of Matrix operations.
Notes :email me if you have questions...…...dussault@geneseo.edu

221-01 :Calculus I
Instructor :A. Kedzierawski (kedziera@geneseo.edu)
Title :Calculus Vol I (*Required)
Author :Herman and Strang
ISBN :978-1-938168-02-4
Notes :The textbook is available both as a print version and as a (free) .pdf, (https://openstax.org/details/books/calculus-volume-1). Either version is fine.

221-02 :Calculus I
Instructor :A. Kedzierawski (kedziera@geneseo.edu)
Title :Calculus Vol I (*Required)
Author :Herman and Strang
ISBN :978-1-938168-02-4
Notes :The textbook is available both as a print version and as a (free) .pdf, (https://openstax.org/details/books/calculus-volume-1). Either version is fine.

221-04 :Calculus I
Instructor :D. Aguilar (aguilard@geneseo.edu)
Title :Single Variable Calculus (WebAssign Access) (*Required)
Author :James Stewart
Edition :8
ISBN :9781337771429

221-05 :Calculus I
Instructor :D. Aguilar (aguilard@geneseo.edu)
Title :Single Variable Calculus (WebAssign Access) (*Required)
Author :James Stewart
Edition :8
ISBN :9781337771429

221-07 :Calculus I
Instructor :C. Leary (leary@geneseo.edu)
Title :Calculus Vol I
Author :Herman and Strang
ISBN :978-1-938168-02-4
Notes :The textbook is available both as a print version and as a (free) .pdf. Either version is fine.

222 :Calculus II
Instructor :O. Nicodemi (nicodemi@geneseo.edu)
Instructions :Free Open source text required: Calculus II, Strang and Herman. Instructions as to how to obtain it will be given on the first day of class.

223 :Calculus III
Instructor :A. Heap (heap@geneseo.edu)

223 :Calculus III
Instructor :Chi-Ming Tang (tang@geneseo.edu)
Title :Calculus (Multivariable Calculus) (*Required)
Author :James Stewart
Edition :eighth
ISBN :978-1-305-26668-1

223-01 :Calculus 3
Instructor :D. Baldwin (baldwin@geneseo.edu)
Title :Calculus Volume 3 (*Required)
Author :Strang / Openstax
Instructions :The textbook is an open educational resource available in a number of formats, including free downloads. See https://openstax.org/details/books/calculus-volume-3
Software/Calculator:Mathematica, available from software.geneseo.edu

223-03 :Linear Algebra I
Instructor :J. Johannes (johannes@geneseo.edu)
Title :A First Course in LINEAR ALGEBRA an Open Text (*Required)
Author :Lyryx Learning
Edition :2017-A
Software/Calculator:TI-nSpire CAS or TI-89 or higher

233-01 :Linear Algebra I
Instructor :G. Towsley (towsleyg@geneseo.edu)
Title :Linear Algebra (*Required)
Author :Jim Hefferon
Edition :third
Instructions :A .pdf version is available on Canvas

233-04 :Linear Algebra I
Instructor :G. Towsley (towsleyg@geneseo.edu)
Title :Linear Algebra (*Required)
Author :Jim Hefferon
Edition :third
Instructions :The text is available as a .pdf on Canvas

239 :Introduction to Mathematical Proof
Instructor :O. Nicodemi (nicodemi@geneseo.edu)
Notes :Instructions for obtaining free open source material will be given in class.

239-01 :Introduction to Proof
Instructor :G. Reuter (reuter@geneseo.edu)
Software/Calculator:You'll need some mathematical word processing software -- either Microsoft Word (with Equation Editor) or LaTeX (I use TeXStudio but there's a bunch of good compilers) will do fine.
Notes :We'll use the materials at www.geneseo.edu/proofspace as our main source.

239-03 :Introduction to Mathematical Proof
Instructor :C. Leary (leary@geneseo.edu)
Title :Accompaniment to Higher Mathematics (*Required)
Author :Exner
Edition :1
ISBN :9780387946177

262 :Applied Statistics
Instructor :L. Smith (smithl@geneseo.edu)
Title :Statistics Unlocking the Power of Data (*Required)
Author :Lock, Lock,Lock,Lock, and Lock
Edition :1
ISBN :9780470601877
Software/Calculator:TI-83, 84, 89, or nSpire

302 :Set Theory
Instructor :C. Leary (leary@geneseo.edu)
Instructions :For this IBL course, we will follow a script that will be made available to you electronically once the class gets started.
Notes :This will be a great class! Can't wait to meet you and to get started!

304 :Theory of Computability
Instructor :D. Baldwin (baldwin@geneseo.edu)
Title :Introduction to Theory of Computation (*Required)
Author :Maheshwari & Smid
Instructions : is actually a free electronic download, available from http://cglab.ca/~michiel/TheoryOfComputation/
Software/Calculator:book

324 :Real Analysis I
Instructor :C. Aguilar (aguilar@geneseo.edu)
Title :Introduction to Real Analysis (*Recommended)
Author :Bartle and Sherbert
Edition :4th
Notes :The textbook is only recommended. I will provide online notes of all the material.

324 :Real Analysis I
Instructor :O.Nicodemi (nicodemi@geneseo.edu)
Notes :Instructions for obtaining open source materials will be given in class.

326 :Differential Equations
Instructor :A. Heap (heap@geneseo.edu)
Notes :Free online textbook can be found here: http://digitalcommons.trinity.edu/mono/8/

326-02 :Differential Equations
Instructor :A. Kedzierawski (kedziera@geneseo.edu)
Notes :Free online textbook can be found here: http://digitalcommons.trinity.edu/mono/8/

335-01 :Foundations of Geometry
Instructor :G. Reuter (reuter@geneseo.edu)
Title :Foundations of Geometry (2nd ed.) (*Required)
Author :Gerard Venema
Edition :2nd
ISBN :978-0136020585
Notes :We'll also make use of a program called Cinderella to help us understand hyperbolic geometry. Geogebra is also a help for understanding Euclidean geometry.

338-01 :Topology
Instructor :G. Towsley (towsleyg@geneseo.edu)
Title :Introduction to Topology (*Required)
Author :Colin Adams and Robert Franzosa
Edition :first
ISBN :9780131848696

345-1 :Numerical Analysis I
Instructor :S. Ngoma (ngoma@geneseo.edu)
Title :A First Course in NUMERICAL METHODS (*Required)
Author :Uri M. Ascher, Chen Greif
Software/Calculator:We will use Matlab. As a Geneseo student you can download Matlab for free at https://wiki.geneseo.edu/display/cit/Software+at+Geneseo#SoftwareatGene…

360 :Probability
Instructor :Chi-MIng Tang (tang@geneseo.edu)
Title :Probability & Statistics for Engineers & Scientist (*Required)
Author :R E Walpole, R H Myers, S L Myers and Keying Ye
Edition :ninth
ISBN :978-0-321-62911-1

366 :Mathematical Foundations of Actuarial Science
Instructor :Chi-Ming Tang (tang@geneseo.edu)
Title :SOA Exam P Study Manual (*Required)
Author :Samuel A Broverman
Edition :Spring 2018
ISBN :9 78-1-63588-185-1
Software/Calculator:TI BAII plus

371 :Complex Analysis
Instructor :J. Johannes (johannes@geneseo.edu)
Title :An Introduction to Complex Analysis and Geometry (*Required)
Author :John P. D'Angelo
Edition :first
ISBN :9780821852743

380 :Bayesian Analysis
Instructor :L. Smith (smithl@geneseo.edu)

MATH221-03 :Calculus I
Instructor :G. Reuter (reuter@geneseo.edu)
Software/Calculator:Whatever graphing calculator you used in high school will be fine for Calculus I.
Notes :We'll use the OpenStax free .pdf textbook. I may ask you to purchase access to WebAssign (this would cost approximately $35), but I am looking into an option that would be free. If I don't think it is good, I'll email to let you know to buy WebAssign access.