Meets: TR 11am–12:15pm, EN 1044.
Instructor: Eric
Moorhouse, Ross 6^{3}=216, 766-4394.
There were 2 A's, 6 B's, 10 C's and 1 F. Thank you for a pleasant semester! and I hope to see many of you again in future coruses.
Eric
Handouts/Links
- Students and Teachers
Working Together (UW policy on the rights and responsibilities of students
and teachers)
- UW Policy on Academic Honesty
- Syllabus / Policies
- A partial list of errata for the textbook
- HW1 due Tuesday, September 3. Solutions
- Optional HW1a due Thursday, September 19. Solutions
- Optional HW1b. Solutions. Please let me know if you would like yet another attempt (i.e. HW1c)
- Handout on learning to read and write proofs
- Handout on Mathematical Induction
- Review of integers
- HW2 due Tuesday, September 24. Solutions. Average grade: 33/40. For reasons explained in class, question 1 was not graded.
- Optional HW2a due Thursday, October 8. Solutions
- Handout on Factorization in Rings. Also a follow-up handout with more factorization examples
- HW3 due Tuesday, October 8. Solutions. Average grade: 38/50
- Optional HW3a due Tuesday, October 29. Solutions. Average grade: TBA
- Sample Test 1 in order to prepare you for Test 1 which will take place on Thursday, October 24 during class time
- Do not read the solutions to Sample Test 1 until after you have worked through the sample test yourself!
- Test 1 and solutions. Average grade: 63/100
- Some more basic terminology and results for rings (revised October 31, 2013)
- Polynomials, Power Series and Such (handed out October 31, 2013)
- HW4 Postponed! Now due Tuesday, November 12. Solutions. Average grade: 45/50
- Homomorphisms, ideals and quotient rings (revised Nov 14, 2013)
- Glossary comparing terminology thus far from lectures, handouts and the textbook (revised Nov 14, 2013)
- HW5 Due Thursday, November 21 by 5pm. Solutions. Average grade: 27/40
- Sample Test 2 in order to prepare you for Test 1 which will take place on Tuesday, November 26 during class time. Also some review exercises
- Do not read the solutions to Sample Test 2 until after you have worked through the sample test yourself!
- Test 2 and solutions. Average grade: 59.4/100
- Sample Final Exam (corrected). Do not read the solutions to Sample Exam until after you have worked through the sample test yourself!
- Final exam and solutions
/ revised December, 2013