King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

 Department of Mathematical Sciences

Semester I, 2000-2001 (011)

Information & Grading Policy



Instructor: Dr. Faisal Abdul-Karim Fairag   د. فيصل عبد الكريم فيرق) )


Office:  5-416


Phone:  860-4463




Home page:


Math-101 Homepage :


Office Hours:       8:20 am – 9:00 am  (Sat – Mond – Wed)

                            or by appointment


Class Schedule:  Sec#7  SMW 9:00am  -9:50am,              4-101

                                         U 9:00am –9:50am,                                   4-105

                                    Sec#11  SMW 10:00am –10:50am,         4-101

                                         U 10:00am –10:50am,                     4-105

                                    Sec#28  SMW 11:00am –11:50am,         6-200

                                         U 11:00am –11:50am,                     4-150


Grading Policy:


2 Mathematica Quizes

3 Quizes

First Major Exam


Second Major Exam


Final Exam


4% each

4% each







* DN grade: Immediately after 6 unexcused absences.

*-0.5 for each unexcused absence

* -0.2 for each unsubmitted homework.

* Homeworks are due Monday in class.  (Homworks submitted after class are reduced 50%).

*Important Note: No makeup exam ( see the date and time in the syllabus )

*Final exams start on Saturday, January 5. The time, place and date will be assigned by the registrar and will be announced later in the semester. They are usually comprehensive.