The midterm will be in class on October 23, following an in-class review on October 2 and two weeks of no class due to holidays. You can find review problems for the midterm here and their solutions here. Note that problem 11.i should end with $P\Leftrightarrow Q$, rather than $P\Leftrightarrow$, and the solution to problem 3.ii should be $\{5n+1:n\in\mathbb{N}\}$, not $\mathbb{R}$.
The final exam will be held on Friday, December 13, 3–5pm, room 405 HW. You can find review problems for the final here and their solutions here. We will go over some of these problems on the last day of class, December 11.
cuny faculty are fighting for $7,000 per three-credit course for adjuncts. In this assignment, you’ll learn about the context of this struggle, who adjuncts are, and why we’re fighting. The assignment itself is just a Google Form with a few questions and a little research. It should take about 30–45 minutes, including a 14 minute introductory video. The extra credit is worth 10% on your midterm. It's due at 11:59pm on October 24.
Look up Russell’s paradox in the textbook, Wikipedia, YouTube, or wherever. Email me one paragraph (no more!) explaining the paradox. Your explanation should include the following sentences:
Let $S$ be the set of all sets such that …
If $S\in S$, then …
If $S\notin S$, then …
Fill in the blanks. If you're having trouble writing symbols like $\in$, you can just write “is an element of”. The extra credit is worth 10% on your final exam. It's due at 11:59pm on December 16.