MATHEMATICS 115A INFORMATION
Professor: |
Richard Elman |
Office: |
MS 5328 |
Office Hours: |
M3 W4 F1 or by appointment. (Subject to change.) |
TA |
Xuchan Han: Discussion Section TR 2 in Geology 4645 |
Book (optional): |
Friedberg, Incel, and Spence: Linear Algebra, 4th edition |
Material |
This is first course in abstract linear algebra. |
Exams: |
Two Midterms and one Final: Midterm dates TBA Final: 3:00pm-6:00pm Monday 12 June 2017. |
Homework: |
Posted on web due in discussion section, returned in discussion section. To learn the material you must do homework. Homework due in discussion section Thursdays |
Lecture: |
MWF 2:00 in MS 5127 Most of lecture time will deal with proving theorems and giving examples. You are welcome to ask questions during the lecture and my office hours. Schaum's Outline of Linear Algebra Fourth Edition is a reasonable cheap supplement. |
Quiz Section: |
The TA will go over material done in lecture, homework, and additional related material. |
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Grading: | Best of the following total weighted scores:
determines grade. Homework counts 20% of grade. |
No Makeup exams.