MATH 387, Fall 2008

This class has completed. Information on this web page may not be applicable to future semesters.

## Course schedule

This schedule is tentative and subject to change, but exam and homework dates are fixed, barring extraordinary circumstances or class consensus.

Week Tuesday Thursday
1
January 8
Section 1.1
January 10
Section 1.2
2
January 15
Section 1.3
January 17
Section 1.4
3
January 22
Section 2.1
PS #1 due
January 24
Section 2.2
4
January 29
Section 2.3
PS #2 due
January 31
Section 2.4
5
February 5
Section 2.5
PS #3 due
February 7
Section 2.6
6
February 12
Exam #1
PS #4 due
February 14
Section 3.1
7
February 19
Section 3.2
PS #5 due
February 21
Section 3.3
8
February 26
Section 7.1
PS #6 due
February 28
Section 7.2
9
March 4
Section 7.3
PS #7 due
March 6
Section 7.4
10
Spring break
11
March 18
Section 8.1
PS #8 due
March 20
Section 8.2
12
March 25
Section 4.1
PS #9 due
March 27
Section 4.2
13
April 1
Exam #2
PS #10 due
April 3
Section 5.1
14
April 8
Section 5.2
PS #11 due
April 10
Section 5.3
15
April 15
Section 5.5
PS #12 due
April 17
Review
16
Tuesday, April 29
Final exam, 5:30PM–8:00PM

## Schedule of assignments

It is important that you show your work or outline the process of discovery for each problem. No credit will be given for answers which do not include work. Questions in boxes are more difficult and need not be done, but may be completed for extra credit.

• Problem Set #1 (due on January 22):
• Section 1.1: 4, 6, 12, 16(a), 16(b).
• Section 1.2: 6, 10, 20.
• Section 1.3: 2, 10, 12, 18.
• Section 1.4: 4, 8, 10, 17.
• Problem Set #2 (due on January 29):
• Section 2.1: 10, 14, 18, 20(a–b), 20(c), 23.
• Section 2.2: 4, 8, 13, 16, 18.
• Problem Set #3 (due on February 5):
• Section 2.3: 4, 10, 14, 22, 26.
• Section 2.4: 4, 8, 10, 14, 20, 29.
• Problem Set #4 (due on February 12):
• Section 2.5: 3, 4, 8, 9, 12, 18.
• Section 2.6: 6, 10, 12, 14, 18.
• Problem Set #5 (due on February 19):
• Section 3.1: 2, 3, 12, 16, 17, 18.
• Section 3.2: 4, 8, 9, 14, 26.
• Problem Set #6 (due on February 28):
• Section 3.3: 4, 8, 10, 16.
• Section 3 Review: 1, 4, 5.
• Section 7.1: 2, 5, 6, 14.
• Problem Set #7 (due on March 4):
• Section 7.2: 1, 6, 11, 15, 22.
• Section 7.3: 3, 4, 6, 7, 14.
• Problem Set #8 (due on March 18):
• Section 7.2: 12, 18.
• Section 7.4: 4, 6, 10, 16.
• Section 8.1: 2, 6, 8, 10, 16.
• Problem Set #9 (due on March 25):
• Section 8.2: 4, 8, 10, 13 (show work), 14.
• Section 8.3: 2, 6, 8, 10, 18.
• Problem Set #10 (due on April 1):
• Section 4.1: 4, 6, 10, 12, 14.
• Section 4.2: 4, 5 (justify fully), 8, 10, 12.
• Problem Set #11 (due on April 10):
• Section 5.1: 8, 10, 12, 13, 20, 26.
• Section 5.2: 2, 4, 10, 12.
• Problem Set #12 (due on April 17):
• Section 5.3: 2, 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 22.