Time and Place: MWF 11:00 am-11:50 am, MS 6229
E-mail address: matthiasmath.ucla.edu
Office: MS 5614
Office Phone: (310) 206-8576
Office Hours: M 1:00 pm-1:50 pm, W 2:00 pm-2:50 pm, or by
Discussion Section: Th
11:00 am-11:50 am, MS 6229
to download the course handout.
The ring of integers; integral domains, fields, polynomial domains,
T. Hungerford, Abstract Algebra,
3rd ed., Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
There will be nine problem
sets over the course of the quarter. Problems range in
difficulty from routine to more challenging. Completed solutions
are to be handed in at the beginning of class on Friday (with
the first homework due on October 6), and a sample of the
problems will be graded and returned to you in the following
No late homework will be accepted.
However, your lowest homework score will be dropped when
computing your grade.
Put the following information in the upper right hand corner of
the first page:
Math 110A, Homework # number.
On each additional page, put your name in the upper right-hand
corner. Work single-sided, that is, write on only one side of
each sheet of paper. STAPLE any homework that is more than one
page long. Remove all perforation before submitting. Write
legibly. Label the chapter + section number as well as the
problem number (e.g., 2.3 #10).
Homework that fails to meet the above requirements will be
marked "Unacceptable'' and returned unread.
, due October 6.
, due October 13.
, due October 20.
, due October 27.
, due November 3.
, due November 8.
, due November 17.
, due December 1.
, due December 8.
There will be two hour
examinations, on Friday, October 20 and Friday, November 17, in
There will be a final exam on Tuesday, December 12, 2017,
3:00 pm--6:00 pm, location to be announced.
No make up exams will be given
under any circumstances.
No books, calculators, scratch paper or notes will be allowed
Grading policy: Homework: 20%. Hour Exams: 20% each. Final Exam:
All scores and final grades will be available on the MyUCLA gradebook.
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