## Honors Algebra I - Fall 2015- V63.0348

NOTE THAT THIS IS AN HONORS COURSE. Students should
carefully consider
if they prefer to take this course
or Algebra 343.
## MIDTERM

The midterm will be held October 20, in class.
It will be
roughly a seventy minute exam.
Here is an old midterm (but NOT for the Honors course) for practice.
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Answers will be poster around the 17-th.

The midterm will have seven problems for a total
of 100 points. You are to do all problems.

Point
values will be clearly marked.

One problem will
consist of definitions.

One problem will be a theorem
proven in class.

One problem will be a new theorem
which will require understanding of the quotient
group G/H.

## Syllabus

Click here
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for an outline and lots of information.

## Instructor

Prof. Joel Spencer

wwh 829; x83219; {lowercaselastname}@cims.nyu.edu
Office Hours: Wednesday 2:30-4

## Class Hours

Tuesday, Thursday 11-12:15; wwh102
## Recitation

Recitation Instructor: Jin Qian, {lowercaselastname}@cims.nyu.edu
Friday, 2:00-3:15, wwh102

Office Hours: Friday 12:30-2, wwh 609

## General Stuff

## Questions?

Send me an email: {lowercaselastname}@cims.nyu.edu
## Assignments

Generally there will be assignments every week.
They will be put online, usually on Monday, and due at
recitation. (They will be posted here.) The first
assignment is not to be submitted and is posted early
just as an optional warmup.
Assignment 1 (NOT to be submitted!)
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Assignment 2, Due Friday, September 11
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Assignment 3, Due Friday, September 18
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Assignment 4, Due Friday, September 25
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Just for Fun.
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Assignment 6, Due Friday, October 9
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NO Assignment due October 16. Midterm on October 20.

## Solutions

Solutions will be posted here after the recitation section.
Assignment 1 (NOT to be submitted!)
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Assignment 2
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Assignment 3
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Assignment 4
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Assignment 6
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## Final Exam

There will be a regularly scheduled Final Exam on
Tuesday, December 22, 10 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. Yes,
it is close to the holidays and NO, you cannot
take it early!
## Extra Stuff

Dihedral Group
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Sept 21, Notes on elements of order $p$
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