## Linear Algebra - Spring 2013

MWF 8:30am - 9:20am, Hayes Healy 229
Course website: www.nd.edu/~gszekely/LinearAlgebra.html

#### Instructor:

Gábor Székelyhidi
Email: gszekely (at) nd.edu
Office: 277 Hurley
Tel: (574) 631-7412

Tuesdays 2pm-3pm

#### Textbook:

Fraleigh, Beauregard - Linear Algbera, 3rd Edition.

Homework 20%; Quizzes 20%; Midterms 30%; Final 30%

#### Quizzes:

There will be a short quiz roughly every second Friday, starting Jan 25. The lowest quiz grade will be dropped.

#### Midterms:

There will be two midterm exams during class, on Wednesday March 6 , and Friday April 5.

#### Final:

The final exam will be on Wednesday May 8, 8:00am - 10:00am.

#### Homework:

There will be weekly written assignments from the textbook, which can be found below along with the due date and time.
• Late homework will not be accepted.
• The lowest homework grade will be dropped.
• Don't forget to write your name on it!

#### Calculators:

You will be allowed to use a scientific calculator (not a graphing calculator) throughout the course, although the use of a calculator is not required.

#### Honesty:

This class follows the binding Code of Honor at Notre Dame. The graded work you do in this class must be your own.

### Syllabus

The schedule given below is only meant as a general guide, and the syllabus is likely to change as the course progresses.

 Date Reading in Fraleigh-Beauregard Homework Jan. 16, 18 §1.1, §1.2 HW 1: §1.1: 2, 6, 15, 21, 25, 36 §1.2: 4, 10, 14, 16 due 1/23 in class Jan. 21, 23, 25 §1.3, §1.4 Quiz 1 on 1/25 HW 2: §1.3: 4, 6, 10, 12, 14, 18, 32, 38, 42, 46 due 1/30 in class Jan. 28, 30, Feb. 1 §1.4, §1.5 HW 3: §1.3: 29, 44 §1.4: 2, 6, 10, 24, 41, 42, 56 due 2/6 in class Feb. 4, 6, 8 §1.6, §1.7 Quiz 2 on 2/8 HW 4: §1.4: 40, 44 §1.5: 2(a), 6(a), 10, 16, 18, 20, 24, 26 due 2/13 in class Feb. 11, 13, 15 §2.1 HW 5: §1.5: 23, 30, 34 §1.6: 3, 4, 6, 18, 24, 26, 44 due 2/20 in class Feb. 18, 20, 22 §2.2, §2.3 Quiz 3 on 2/22 HW 6: §1.6: 20, 32 §2.1: 4, 8, 10, 12, 24, 30 §2.2: 2, 14 due 2/27 in class Feb. 25, 27, Mar. 1 §3.1, §3.2 No homework this week Midterm review topics, problems and solutions Mar. 4 §3.4, §3.5 Mar. 6 Midterm 1 Solutions Mar. 8 §4.1 HW 7: §2.3: 4, 6, 14, 22 §2.4: 6, 22 §3.1: 2, 3, 17 due 3/20 in class Mar. 11, 13, 15 Spring break Mar. 18, 20, 22 §4.2, §4.3, §4.4 Quiz 4 on 3/22 HW 8: §3.2: 1, 14, 27 §3.3: 8, 10 §3.4: 8, 22, 44 §4.2: 6, 8 due 3/27 in class Mar. 25, 27 §5.1, §5.2 No homework this week Midterm review topics, problems and solutions Mar. 29, Apr. 1 Easter break Apr. 3 §5.2, §5.3 Apr. 5 Midterm 2 Solutions HW 9: §4.2: 26 §4.3: 10 §5.1: 2, 10, 18, 24, 38 §5.2: 2 due 4/12 in class Apr. 8, 10, 12 §6.1, §6.2, §6.3 Quiz 5 on 4/12 HW 10: §4.3: 35, 38 §5.1: 25, 36, 39, 40 §5.2: 22 §5.3: 6 due 4/17 in class Apr. 15, 17, 19 §6.4, §6.5 HW 11: §6.1: 4, 6, 15, 16, 20, 25, 26, 29 due 4/24 in class Apr. 22, 24, 26 §7.1, §7.2 Quiz 6 on 4/26 HW 12: §6.4: 1, 11, 16 §7.1: 3, 7, 9, 15 §7.2: 5 due 5/1 in class Apr. 29, May 1 §8.1, §8.2 May 8 Final exam: 8:00am - 10:00am Practice final solutions.