Financial Mathematics

Math 1140 Fall 2011

Review Session on Sunday

by nora - December 1st, 2011

I will have a review session on Ordinary Annuities, Sunday at 2:15 in Rice Hall 5th floor.

Office Hours Cancelled Today

by nora - November 30th, 2011

Nora is sick today and will not be able to hold office hours.

No homework 13

by nora - November 25th, 2011

There will be no homework 13. I will add more office hours and review sessions, to help the students taking the final.

Final

by nora - November 25th, 2011

The final is on December 8, 7-10pm.

The final covers lectures 2 trough 37, more precisely:
Simple Interest – sections 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 1.8, 1.9
Discount Interest – sections 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5
Compound Interest – sections 3.1, 3.2, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7
Ordinary Annuities – sections 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 4.6
Other Annuities – sections 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6
Debt Retirement Methods – sections 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7
Bonds – lecture slides and practice problems

There will be 15 problems on the final: 5 similar to the ones from exam 1, 5 similar to the ones from exam 2. The last 5 will be from the material presented after the second exam. They will be similar to the examples presented in class, homework assignments 11 and 12, and the bonds practice problems (see the previous post).

Bonds Practice Problems

by nora - November 25th, 2011

Here are some practice problems for the final: ([pdf])

Lecture 38

by nora - November 22nd, 2011

Here is lecture 38 [pdf] [ppt]

Lecture 37

by nora - November 18th, 2011

Here is lecture 37 [pdf] [ppt]

Lecture 36

by nora - November 17th, 2011

Here is lecture 36 [pdf] [ppt]

Lecture 35

by nora - November 14th, 2011

Here is lecture 35 [pdf] [ppt]

Homework 11 Solutions

by nora - November 14th, 2011

Here are the solutions for homework 11: [pdf]