Time and Place: MWF 11:00 am-11:50 am, MS 5137
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 5137
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Rigorous introduction to foundations of real analysis; real numbers;
point-set topology in Euclidean space, functions, continuity.
32B, 33B. Recommended: 115A.
There will be nine problem
sets assigned over the course of the quarter. The problems will
range in difficulty from routine to more challenging. Completed
solutions are to be handed in at the beginning of class on
Friday's lecture, beginning in Week 2. No late homework will be accepted.
However, your lowest homework score will be dropped when
computing your grade. You are encouraged to work together on the
exercises, but any graded assignment should represent your own
Put the following information in the upper right hand corner of
the first page:
Math 131A, Lecture 4, Homework # x.
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., 1.1 #1.12). Homework that fails to meet the above requirements
will be marked "Unacceptable'' and returned unread.
, due Friday, April 13.
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, due Friday, April 27.
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, due Friday, May 25.
, due Friday, June 1.
, due Friday, June 8.
There will be two hour
examinations, on Friday,
April 27 and Friday,
May 25, in class. There will be a final exam on Saturday, June 9,
11:30am-2:30pm, 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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