MAT 316 Linear Algebra
Test dates are going to be here.
No electronic devices are allowed except basic (not scientific) calculators.
A question on a test may ask you to state a definition
or a theorem, to find an example or a counterexample, to do a computation,
to prove a statement. You need to show your work.
Test 1 (Wednesday 10/02)
Sections 1-7 of the Summary Sheet, Chapters 1,2 of the Lecture Notes (except 2.6, 2.13, 2.14).
The official text book is
"David Lay, Linear Algebra and its applications". No homework is
going to be assigned from this text.
Lecture notes are available at
BbLearn. BbLearn opens on the first day of school.
Latest version of the summary sheet.
Some free online text books:
MIT Open Courseware (video lectures)
Feel free to discuss the homework problems on the
discussion forum. There is an extra credit assignment there due at the end of the first week.
Our department computer lab is in AMB 222. Computers are also available in our resource room AMB 137.
Linear Algebra Toolkit
Problem of the week
Free on campus tutoring
Online function grapher.
Maxima, a free computer algebra system.
Graphcalc, a free graphing calculator
LyX a word processor for writing mathematics
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