Among students who fail this course, the most common reason is not having the right prerequisites. We do not want this to happen to you, and we have designed this problem set to avoid it.
Our department has prepared this website. It contains all the materials that we assume you have learned in high school, and that you will need to do well in this course. The website is divided into nine topics. For each topic, you will find:
Due date: You do not have to turn in any of these exercises. However, we count on you reviewing all of them by the end of the second week of classes. We may occasionally review some of this material in class, but it is up to you to do the work you need to come up to speed.