Instructor: Enrique Treviño
Lectures: MWF 11:30-12:20 in Science Center 158
Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 1pm to 2:30pm and by appointment.
Office: Science Center 140
Phone Ext.: #5764
The calaveras presented in class and one more can be found in the link: Calaveras
Practice Final Exam,
Solutions to the practice final exam.
The final is on Dec. 19 from 9am to 12pm in room Sci 158.
The determinant worksheet.
The solutions to the worksheet.
Solutions to the Second Midterm.
Second Practice Midterm,
Solutions to the practice midterm.
Linear Algebra with applications (4th edition) by Otto Bretscher.
Tentative schedule of topics covered
This schedule is subject to change, but it should give you an idea of the topics we will cover.
Sections in the textbook
We will also cover mathematical proofs (not in the textbook).
|Week 2||1.2, 1.3||
|Week 3||2.1, 2.2, 2.3||
|Week 4||2.4, 3.1, 3.2||
|Week 5||3.3, 3.4||
The first midterm is on Thursday October 4.
|Week 6||4.1, 4.2, 4.3||
No class on October 12.
Fall Break. No classes from Oct. 15 to Oct. 19
The second midterm is on Thursday November 15.
No class on November 23 (Thanksgiving Break).
7.1, 7.2, 7.3
7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 8.1
The course grade will be based on:
Midterm 1 25% ,
Midterm 2 25% and
Final Exam 35%.
There will be homework due roughly every week. It will consist typically of a reading assignment (of the part of the book covered in class) and some problems. Collaboration in the homework is permitted, but you are not allowed to copy someone else's work. The solutions must be written individually. You have to mention on your problem set the names of the students that you worked with.
If you believe that you need accommodations for a disability, please contact Leslie Hempling in the Office of Student Disability Services, located in Parrish 130, or e-mail email@example.com to set up an appointment to discuss your needs and the process for requesting accommodations. Leslie Hempling is responsible for reviewing and approving disability-related accommodation requests and, as appropriate, she will issue students with documented disabilities an Accommodation Authorization Letter. Since accommodations may require early planning and are not retroactive, please contact her as soon as possible. For details about the Student Disabilities Service and the accomodations process, visit http://www.swarthmore.edu/x7687.xml.
You are also welcome to contact me privately to discuss your academic needs. However, all disability-related accommodations must be arranged through Leslie Hempling in the Office Of Student Disability Services.
Last modified on December 19, 2012.