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MAT 516 Linear Algebra

Policy documents:

Department policies

Academic integrity policy

Instructor:

Nándor Sieben

schedule

Syllabus

Grades

Class notes

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Midterm test 1 on Wednesday 10/17

The test covers Chapters 1-5
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Midterm test 2 on Wednesday 11/28

The test covers Chapters 6-7

Recomended text: Linear Algebra by Friedberg, Insel and Spence.

A possibly useful online text:
Linear Algebra Done Wrong

You can find many others starting at the
wikipedia page

WeBWorK

The
Linear Algebra Toolkit
is very useful for matrix calculations.

Homework to turn in:

I encourage you to type your homework solutions. You may find the free program
LyX useful for writing mathematics. LyX is
available in our computer labs.
Please use this
homework lyx template file
( tex version ) ( pdf version ).
Please read the following:

- Random suggestions about writing.

- Thoughts about solving equations.

- Wisdom about writing mathematics.