Concepts of Geometry, Measurement, and Probability
MATH 565

Spring 2014
Math 565
Homework 4
Due Thursday, September 22, 2016 at the start of class.
Remember to work together and give credit to the people you work with. Show and explain
your work clearly on separate paper.
1. Angles in Time: Look through newspapers, advertisem
Concepts of Geometry, Measurement, and Probability
MATH 565

Spring 2014
Math 565 Homework #6
Due TUESDAY, October 11, 2016
1. Tangram Directions
a. You can make a set of tangrams starting with an 8cm by 8 cm square and folding and cutting
or tearing along the folds. Your task is to continue and complete this set of written di
Concepts of Geometry, Measurement, and Probability
MATH 565

Spring 2014
Math 565 Fall 2016
Measurement, Geometry, Probability and Statistics
Tu/Th 2:103:25, TH 404
Dr. Kim Seashore
kimseash@sfsu.edu
Thornton 925
Office Hours: Tuesdays 1:002:00, Thursday 5:006:00, or by appointment
Course email hours: Monday, Wednesday 121
Concepts of Geometry, Measurement, and Probability
MATH 565

Spring 2014
Math 565
Homework 3
Due Thursday, September 15, 2016 at the start of class.
Remember to work together and give credit to the people you work with. Show and explain
your work clearly on separate paper.
1. Finding the area of a Geoboard trapezoid: A trapezo
Concepts of Geometry, Measurement, and Probability
MATH 565

Spring 2014
Math 565
Homework 1
Due Thursday, September 2 at the start of class (except 0 & 1).
In this class, you are learning how to communicate mathematical thinking as much as you are
learning about specific concepts or computation in Measurement, Geometry, Proba
Concepts of Geometry, Measurement, and Probability
MATH 565

Spring 2014
Math 565 Homework #5
Due TUESDAY, October 4, 2016
1. A Geoboard Square. The points (0,5), (3,0) and (8,3) are three of the vertices of a square.
a. Find the coordinates of the forth vertex.
b. Draw the square and find the AREA of the square. Show how y
Concepts of Geometry, Measurement, and Probability
MATH 565

Spring 2014
Math 565
Homework 2
Due Thursday, September 8, 2016 at the start of class.
1. Folklore Measurement. Sometimes people use rules of thumb to estimate body
lengths. According to folklore, the following six rules are true for everyone:
The distanc
Concepts of Geometry, Measurement, and Probability
MATH 565

Spring 2014
Math 565 Homework #8
Due November 29, 2016
1. Averages. Here are three commonly used measures for the central tendency of a
set of numerical data items:
Mean: Add the items and divide by the number of items.
Median: Arrange the items in numerical order