Bio 301M Spring 2010
MWF 1-2pm in WRW 102
MWF 2-3pm in WEL 2.246

Prof:  Dr. Stuart Reichler

TA for 1pm class: Jim (Ching-Ying) Tseng

TA for 2pm class:  Kalpa Mehta

Office:  Bio 6

Bio 6

PAI 2.02

Phone: 471-1074




Office hours:  Anytime,
just contact me for an appointment

anytime by appt.

M 11am-noon, or by appt

Bio 301M 1pm Syllabus (pdf)

Bio 301M 2pm Syllabus (pdf)

Exams (bring cheat sheet)

Review Session

Exam 1 F 2/12 in class


Exam 2 F 3/5 in class


Exam 3 F 4/9 in class


Exam 4 W 5/5 in class


Final Exam
for 1pm class  Thursday, May 13 from 2-5pm

for 2pm class  Monday, May 17 from 2-5pm


Office Hours:  You are welcome to contact me anytime for an appointment.  During times of especially high demand, typically before exams and after exams have been returned, I will have set office hours. You can find me in my office, BIO 6, at the following times:

Homework assignments
:  (Collectively the homework assignments will count as 20% of your final grade.)

Homework # 6 is due in class on or before W 4/14

Homework #5 was done in class on W 3/31 (If you missed class on W 3/31, you can do the written version of homework #5.)

Homework #4 was due in class on or before F 3/12 (only if you missed class on W 3/3)

Homework #3 was due in class on W 3/3

Homework #2 was due in class on M 2/22

Homework #1 was due in class on W 2/3

Information presented in class:

Strong Inference:  The Article

    The Rules of Strong Inference

Presentations and scientific articles used in class; plus future class info

Keys to this semester's exams:

Exam #1 key (as pdf)

Exam #2 key (as pdf)

Exam #3 key (as pdf)

Exam #4 key (as pdf)

Improving your exam scores means realizing what you are doing well versus what you are doing less well and focusing on changing your study habits to be able to correct the errors that you are making.  This Exam Error Review Sheet (as MS Word - as PDF) can help you identify areas for improvement.

Supplemental information and test preparation material:

Old Exams:

Exam #1 or Exam 1, Exam #2 or Exam 2, Exam #3 or Exam 3, Exam 4

Page last updated on 10 May 2010