Honors Algebra II. MATH-UA.0349-001 Spring 2019

Syllabus

Click here (REVISED AGAIN Mar 4!) postscript LaTeX pdf for lots of information.

Instructor

Prof. Joel Spencer
wwh 829; x83219; {lowercaselastname}@cims.nyu.edu

Calling is not encouraged. Emailing is. Especially for those "stupid" questions (which frequently are anything but) to clarify something. Replies are often very quick -- but no promises!

Office Hours: Tuesday 2:30-4 (or send me an email and we'll set something up!)

When and Where

Monday and Wednesday, 11:00-12:15. Place ciww 317

Recitation

Instructor Kevin Yin, Friday 2:00-3:15, ciww 317

Kevin Yin's office hours W 1-2, F 5-6, ciww 1110

Starting Mar 24 office hours Th 3:30-4:30, F 5-6

Questions?

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

Assignments

There will be an assignment each week, due in the recitation section. Normally the assignments will be posted on Monday.

Assignment 1. postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 2, due Friday, February 8 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 3, due Friday, February 15 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 4, due Friday, February 22 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 5, due Friday, March 1 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 6, due Friday, March 8 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 7, due Friday, March 15 postscript LaTeX pdf

Solutions

Solutions to assignments will be posted here.

Assignment 1, postscript LaTeX pdf graph

Assignment 2 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 3 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 4 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 5 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 6 postscript LaTeX pdf

Assignment 7 postscript LaTeX pdf

Galois Notes

In the later part of the course special notes for Galois Theory will be posted here.

Midterm

March 27, In class. We will have the entire class period for the exam. No books, no notes, no calculators. More information will be placed here as the exam approaches.

Here is an old midterm postscript LaTeX pdf

and its solutions postscript LaTeX pdf

Final Exam

The Final Exam will be held SATURDAY, MAY 11, 10a.m.-noon in our regular classroom, ciww317

Extra Stuff

Extra material will be posted here.

A fun piece on pi: pdf