Points may be deducted for solutions that are unclear, do not show intermediate work, or are messy or improperly formatted. Do read the sample solutions, even for the problems on which your recieved full points. Exactly how you handle lectures is up to you. As stated above, you are encouraged to form small groups two to four people to work together on homeworks and on understanding the class material on a regular basis. Homework 7 [ps] [pdf] due October 23 ; solutions [ps] [pdf]. Professor Satish Rao satishr eecs dot berkeley dot edu Office Hours: Take the homeworks seriously!

Students who cheat do so because they fall behind gradually and then panic. You may switch discussion sections only with the approval of the TA, and only if that section is not full. NP A relevant essay [ps] [pdf] Extra optional reading: Both options require them. Remember that the other students in the class are working under similar constraints–they are taking multiple classes and are often holding down outside employment. The success of a discussion section depends largely on the willingness of students to participate actively in it. When using the newsgroup, please do not post answers to homework questions before the homework is due.

Stable Marriage Note 5: Everything you turn in must be your own doing, and it is your responsibility to make it clear to the graders that it really is your own work. Homeworks will be assigned each Friday and will be due the following Friday at 5pm. We always welcome any feedback on what we could be doing better. In a class this large, it can be challenging for the instructors to gauge how smoothly the class is going. We encourage collaboration on homeworks but please read the homework policy above!

Amir Kamil kamil csSoda Hall Lectures: As with office hours, the better prepared you are for the discussion, the more you are likely to get out homwork it.

# CS Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science

Berlekamp-Welch solution Discussion 06a: The instructor and TAs hold office hours expressly to help you. Details of the online submission system are forthcoming. Rather, is intended only for your own protection. Our best advice is to read through the homework problems as soon as they are available, and let them percolate in your brain. As with office hours, the better prepared you are for the discussion, the more you are likely to get out of it.

## CS 70: Discrete mathematics and probability theory, Fall 2012

The success of a discussion section depends largely on the willingness of students to participate actively in it. If you want to find a group to work with, or you and your friends want a nice place to work together, come to the homework parties.

Make sure you allocate a sufficient number of hours every week to the class, including enough time for reading and understanding the material as well as for doing assignments. After you have obtained your account, you will need to register with our grading software.

# CS Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science

Working together with anyone outside your homework group to develop a solution that is subsequently turned in either by you or by the other person. Exactly how you handle lectures is up to you. Presenting another person’s work as your own constitutes cheating, whether that person is a friend, an unknown student in this class or a previous semester’s class, a solution set from a previous semester of this wolutions, or an anonymous person on the Web who happens to have solved the problem you’ve been asked to solve.

Of course, it is your responsibility to ensure that you contribute actively to the group; passive listening will likely not help you much. Make use of office hours The instructor and TAs hold office hours expressly to help you.

Review of Sets, Notation Note 1: Infinity and Uncountability Note You will also likely get more out of an office hour if you have spent a little time in advance thinking about the questions oslutions have, and formulating them precisely. Students are expected to help each other out, and, if desired, form ad-hoc homeworrk homework groups in the style of a pickup basketball game.

The course aims to present these ideas “in action”; each one will be geared towards a specific significant application.

Tuesday, November 25th, immediately after class, pm, in Soda. Following the material in class should save you several readings; even just watching it go by without fully understanding it makes your later reading easier. Remember that the other students in the class are working under similar constraints–they are taking multiple classes and are often holding down outside employment.

Homework 2 [ps] [pdf] due September 11 ; cz70 [ps] [pdf].

Review of Probability Note If you want to find a group to work with, or you and your friends want a nice place to work together, come to the homework parties. Don’t wait until the last minute to start homeworks!