Syllabus MAT220 Spring 2000
Linear Algebra

 

Instructor:
Prof. Carlos C. Rodriguez, ES-319B, 442-4617
Office Hours:
Weds. 9:30-11:00 am or by appointment.
Text:
Howard Anton: Elementary Linear Algebra, John Wiley, 7th edition.
Web:
http://omega.albany.edu:8008/mat220


EVALUATION

Exam I (Feb. 10) The Algebra of Matrices and Maple. Chaps 1.
Exam II (Mar. 2) Determinants and Vector Spaces. Chap 2-4+.
Exam III (Apr. 6) General Linear Transformations. Chap 5-6.
Exam IV (May 4) Diagonalization. Chap 7-8.


Final grade is computed by taking the average of the best 3 out of the 4 grades (i.e. lowest grade is dropped). MINIMUM REQUIRED TO PASS THE COURSE IS 30 POINTS. All grades are from 0 to 100 points.


All students in the class must have working computer accounts by second week of classes. Exam grades will be emailed to your VAX account by the wednesday following the exam.


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On 19 Jan 2000, 15:15.