Math 309 - Linear Algebra
Spring 2018 Main Page


Daily Calendar

Click the date for content, assignments, and announcements.
............Monday.......................Wednesday.......................Friday............
Jan. 22 - Linear Systems Jan. 24 - Linear Systems
(HW #1A due - see Jan. 22 link for PDF)
Jan. 26 - Linear Systems
(HW #1B due)
Jan. 29 - Vectors
(HW #2A due TUES by 4pm)
Jan. 31 - Systems (redux)
(HW #2, Part B, due at the end of class)
Feb. 2 - Vectors, Spans
(NOTHING is due)
Feb. 5 - Matrix Eqns, Spans
(HW #3A due by 4pm)
Feb. 7 - SNOW DAY
(all classes cancelled)
Feb. 9 - Spans
(adjusted HW #3B due)
Feb. 12 - Linear Independence Feb. 14 - Span/Indep Contrast, Shortcuts Feb. 16 - Applications
(HW #4 due)
Feb. 19 - Class cancelled Feb. 21 - Catch-up, Review Feb. 23 - Exam #1
(Here's the Topics List.)
Feb. 26 - Matrix Operations Feb. 28 - Matrix Operations Mar. 2 - Matrix Operations
(HW #5 due - solutions)
Mar. 5 - Determinants Mar. 7 - Determinants Mar. 9 - Triangular Matrices
(HW #6 due - solutions)
Mar. 12 - Spring Break (no classes) Mar. 14 - Spring Break (no classes) Mar. 16 - Spring Break (no classes)
Mar. 19 - Triangular Matrices Mar. 21 - System short-cuts Mar. 23 - Vector Spaces
(HW #7 due)
Mar. 26 - Vector Spaces Mar. 28 - Vector Spaces Mar. 30 - Exam #2
(Here's the Topics List.)
Apr. 2 - Subspaces Apr. 4 - Subspaces
(resubmit HW#5 applications as HW #8)
Apr. 6 - Bases
(HW #9 due)
Apr. 9 - Bases, Subspaces Apr. 11 - "Eigen-stuff" Apr. 13 - "Eigen-stuff"
(HW #10 due)
Apr. 16 - Similarity Apr. 18 - Similarity Apr. 20 - Diagonalization
(HW #11 due)
Apr. 23 - Span as Subspace Apr. 25 - Span as Subspace Apr. 27 - Exam #3
Topics List
Apr. 30 - Bases, Linear Transformations May 2 - Linear Transformations May 4 - Linear Transformations
(HW #12 due)
May 7 - Reading Day (no classes) WEDNESDAY, May 9, 1:00-3:00
Final Exam
(Take-Home Problems due:
Exam #2 and Exam #3)

Test Dates
  Exam #1: Friday, Feb. 23 --- Topics List
Solutions are outside my office.
  Exam #2: Friday, Mar. 30 --- Topics List
Solutions are outside my office.
  Exam #3: Friday, Apr. 27 --- Topics List
Solutions are outside my office.
Final Exam: Wednesday, May 9, 1:00-3:00. You MUST take the Final at the scheduled time.

Course Documents for Current Semester
 
  • Syllabus
  • Solutions to homework and quizzes
  • Exam Topics Lists
  • Exam Solutions
  • Selected Past Exams and Solutions

  • Dr. Lyn Miller, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, Slippery Rock University