Math 111: Number Theory


Instructor: Chandrashekhar Khare
TA: John Yu

Syllabus
Midterm practice
Final practice


Weekly assignments

Week 1 (due 4/6)
Dudley: Section 1 (all odd numbered problems), Section 2 (1, 4, 8, 11, 12, 14)
Read and do problems in 1.4 in Savin

Week 2 (due 4/13)
Dudley: Section 3 (1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 10), Section 4 (1-7)

Week 3 (due 4/20)
Dudley: Section 4 (10, 11, 14, 18, 19, 20), Section 5 (1-5, 10, 19), Section 6 (1, 2, 6, 7, 10, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20)
Read chapter 3 of Savin's notes and do problems 3, 4, 5 (on pg. 36) and 1, 2, 3, 4 (on pg. 31)

Week 4 (due 4/27)
Dudley: Section 9 (1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 20)
Read chapter 2,2 of Savin's notes and do problems 1, 2, 3 (on pg. 25) and 1, 2, 3, 4 (on pg. 35 and pg. 36)

Week 5 (due 5/4)
Dudley: Chapter 10 (3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 11, 13, 17)
Savin pg. 130 (1, 2, 3)

Week 6 (due 5/11)
Dudley: Chapter 10 (14, 15, 16), Chapter 11 (1-10)

Week 7 (due 5/18)
Dudley: Chapter 11 (11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20), Chapter 12 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 10)
Read understand, and write a proof of quadratic reciprocity from the book (Chapter 12)

Week 8 (due 5/25)
Dudley: Chapter 16 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 10, 11), Chapter 18: (1-4, 8, 9, 10), Chapter 19: (7, 8, 9)
Savin notes: Read 3.1, 3.2, 3.3 and do all exercises in these sections

Week 9 (due 6/1)
Savin notes: read chapter 4.4, 6, 8 and do all exercises; read chapter 16 and do all odd numbered problems; read chapter 17 and do all even numbered problems