MATH 355: Linear Algebra, Summer 2005

Math 355: Linear Algebra, Summer 2005

Instructor: Amanda Knecht

Office: Herman Brown 447

Phone: Ext 2868

E-mail: knecht@math.rice.edu

Time: MTWRF 9:00 a.m. - Noon

Location: KH 101 (campus map)


Syllabus (PDF)

Text Book:  Linear Algebra (3rd Edition) by Stephen H. Friedberg, Arnold J. Insel, Lawrence E. Spence

This book can be found for around $15 on the web since I chose an old edition.  The ISBN is 0132338599.


Office Hours: TWR 1:00-3:00 PM

Reminder: Every time the book uses an F or S as a field, substitute R, the real numbers, unless it states otherwise.

Daily Schedule :

Date Chapter in Book Homework
Tuesday, May 10

1.2, 1.3, 1.4

 

p.11: Prove : In a vector space, the additive inverse is unique.

p.12-15: Ex. 1, 3,4abcd, 5, 6, 8, 11, 12, 13, 16, 17

p.19-23: Ex. 1, 2abd, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8abcd, 9, 11, 12, 20, 23, 24

p.31-34: Ex. 1, 2ac, 3ac, 4ac, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 14

 

Wednesday, May 11

 

1.5, 1.6, 2.1

 

 

p.38-39: Ex. 1, 6, 9, 16

p.51-54: Ex. 1, 5, 7, 8, 9, 11, 14, 23, 30

p.69-72: Ex. 1, 3, 6, 10, 12, 14, 16

 

Thursday, May 12 2.2, 2.3, 2.4

 

p.77-79: Ex 1,3,4,6,7,12

p.89-91: Ex 1,2a,11,12,14 (11 is important)

p. 99-100: Ex. 1, 2, 3, 6, 10, 16

 

 

Friday, May 13 2.5, 3.1, Test Review

 

Test 1 covers Chapters 1 and 2

p. 107-109: Ex. 1, 2a, 3a, 4, 9

p. 142-143: Ex. 1, 2, 9, 10, 11, 12

 

Monday, May 16

3.2, 3.3

 

p. 155: Ex. 1, 3, 5abe, 6ab, 7, 8, 11, 12, 15, 21

p. 169: Ex. 1,, 2ab, 3ab, 6, 9, 10

 

Tuesday, May 17 3.4, 4.1, 4.2

 

p.184: Ex. 1, 2abcd, 3, 5, 8

p.196: Ex. 1ac, 5, 7, 8, 9

p. 209: Ex. 2, 5, 7, 11

 

Wednesday, May 18 4.3, 4.4, 5.1

 

p. 209: Ex. 1, 4, 13, 15, 17, 20, 22, 25

p. 216: Ex. 1, 2, 8, 9, 11, 20

p. 247: Ex. 1, 2abc, 3abc, 4

 

Thursday, May 19 5.2, 5.4

 

p. 247: Ex. 8, 9, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17

p. 286: Ex. 1, 2ag, 3ae, 10, 11, 18

p. 309: Ex. 1, 2ace, 5, 19

 

Friday, May 20 Applications, Test Review Test 2 covers Capters 3, 4, and 5
Monday, May 23 6.1

 

p. 322: Ex. 1,2, 5, 8, 10, 11, 12, 14, 22, 23

 

Tuesday, May 24 6.2, 6.3

 

p. 334: Ex. 1, 2, 4, 7, 10, 17

p. 345: Ex. 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 16

 

Wednesday, May 25 6.4, 6.5

 

p. 354: Ex. 1, 2, 3, 5, 13abde

p. 369: Ex. 1, 2ace, 3, 4, 5, 11, 12, 16, 25

 

Thursday, May 26 7.1, 7.2, 7.3

 

p. 452: Ex. 1, 2, 3

p.466: Ex. 1, 2, 3, 4

 

Friday, May 27

Course Review

Review Sheet

 

The final covers Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Extra Credit for final due by 2 PM

 

Friday, June 3   Final must be in my office by noon! Late exams will not be accepted.