Math 326 - Abstract Algebra II
Fall 2017 Main Page


Daily Calendar

Click the date for content, assignments, and announcements.
............Monday............
(Class meets)
...........Wednesday...........
(Class meets)
............(Friday)...........
(HW due ONLY)
Aug. 28 - Review (via Cosets) Aug. 30 - Review (via Normality) Sept. 1 - HW #1 due
Sept. 4 - Labor Day (No classes) Sept. 6 - Review (via Homomorphisms) Sept. 8 - nothing due
Sept. 11 - Homomorphisms Sept. 13 - Homomorphisms Sept. 15 - HW #2 due
Sept. 18 - FTH Sept. 20 - Rings Sept. 22 - HW #3 is due MONDAY
Sept. 25 - Types of Rings (HW #3 due) Sept. 27 - Types of Rings Sept. 30 - nothing due
Oct. 2 - Review and subtleties Oct. 4 - Exam #1 Oct. 6 - nothing due
Oct. 9 - Fall Break (No classes) Oct. 11 - Fields, Integral Domains Oct. 13 - nothing due
Oct. 16 - Units, Zero divisors, Irreducibles Oct. 18 - Units, Zero divisors, Irreducibles Oct. 20 - HW #4 due
Oct. 23 - Units, Zero divisors, Irreducibles Oct. 25 - Units, Zero divisors, Irreducibles Oct. 27 - HW #5 due
Oct. 30 - collaborative study Nov. 1 - Polynomial Rings Nov. 3 - nothing due
Nov. 6 - Exam #2 Nov. 8 - Polynomial Rings Nov. 10 - nothing due
Nov. 13 - Polynomial Rings, Characteristic Nov. 15 - Characteristic Nov. 17 - (HW #6 is due by 2pm TUESDAY)
Nov. 20 - Subrings, Ideals (HW #6 due Tues.) Nov. 22 - Thanksgiving Break (No classes) Nov. 24 - Thanksgiving Break (No classes)
Nov. 27 - Subrings, Ideals Nov. 29 - collaborative study Dec. 1 - nothing due
Dec. 4 - Ring-Subring interactions Dec. 6 - Exam #3 Dec. 8 - nothing due
Dec. 11 - Elementary Polynomial Issues
Last day of class
FRIDAY, Dec. 15, 1:00-3:00
Final Exam

Test Dates
  Exam #1: Wednesday, Oct. 4
  Exam #2: Monday, Nov. 6
  Exam #3: Wednesday, Dec. 6
Final Exam: Friday, Dec. 15, 1:00-3:00. You MUST take the Final at the scheduled time.

Course Documents for Current Semester
  • Course Syllabus
  • HW assignments and instructions
  • Homework solutions are on the bulletin board near my office.
  • Exam Topics Lists
  • Exam solutions are on the bulletin board near my office.
  • Selected Past Exams and Solutions

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