Mat1101 Assignment 1Semester 1, 2019Weight: 20% Total marks: 30Due date: Monday 8thApril, 2019 11:55pm AEST∗Submission instructionsThe assignment is to be electronically submitted via Study Desk. If you cannotsubmit electronically please contact theExamineras soon as possible to makealternative arrangements.You are to submit your assignment as a Portable Document Format (PDF/A) file.PDF/A is an archival format that embeds all font glyphs used in the documentwithin the PDF file. This means PDF/A documents display correctly on any com-puter system.Word files will not be accepted by the assignment system.Instructions on how tosave a Word document in PDF/A format are included on page??.Hand-written and scanned assignments are perfectly acceptable, as long as they aresubmitted as a PDF file. You just need to ensure that the resulting scanned assign-ment is clearly legible. Some guidelines on scanning your hand written documentis included on page??.If you choose to typeset your assignment you must ensure that all mathematicalnotation etc. follow standard mathematical conventions. A quick guide to typingMathematics in Word can be found on the Study Desk (if you really need to typesetyour assignment). A guide to technical communications is given in Appendix Bof the Study Book, and available via the Study Desk.If you have trouble submitting your assignment via the Study Desk etc., please con-tact theExaminer,USQAssistor via phone ASAP.Late submission of assignments1Students can apply for an extension of time to submit an assignment at any time upto the deadline.Students are advised to make a request for an extension as soon∗Australian Eastern Standard Time1Full assessment procedure can be found at?id=14749PL.
Mat1101S1 2019as their need becomes apparent. Delay in making a request involves the risk oflosing marks if the request is refused.TheExaminermay grant a short extension of the deadline for submission of an assign-ment. Extensions are usually granted only in cases ofCompassionate and CompellingCircumstancesin accordance with the assessment ofCompassionate and CompellingCircumstances Procedure. Generally, extensions will be limited to a maximum offive University Business Days.A Student requiring an extension for a period oftime in excess of this should consider applying for a Deferred Assessment as perSection 4.4 of theassessment procedure.Applications for extensions must be made via email orUSQAssistto theExaminertogether with accompanying documentationas specified in theAssessment ofCompassionate and Compelling Circumstances Procedure.An assignment submitted after the deadline without an approved extension oftime will be penalised.The penalty for late submission without a pre-approved ex-tension is a reduction by 5% of the maximum mark applicable for the assignment,for each University business day or part business day that the assignment is late. An