Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Dan Yasaki

MAT 310-01 (Elementary Linear Algebra) Fall 2013

Linear systems, matrices, determinants, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, finite-dimensional vector spaces, linear transformations.

  • Pr. grade of at least C in MAT 292

The class meets MWF at 10:00 - 10:50 PM in Petty 224. The final exam is Wednesday, December 4, noon - 3:00 PM.

Documents (pdf)

  • Syllabus
  • Quizzes (with solutions): 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 9 , 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
  • Non-standard vector space
  • Exams: 1 (9/16/13), 2 (10/7/13), 3 (11/4/13)
  • Previous semesters
  • Exercises (Problems are listed in Syllabus.)
  • (Selected Solutions 1.7-1.10 , 3.1-3.3 , 4.1, 4.2 , 4.5-4.7, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6 )
    • 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 - Due Monday, 8/26.
    • 1.4, 1.5, 1.6 - Due Wednesday, 9/4.
    • 1.7, 1.8 - Due Wednesday, 9/11.
    • 1.9, 1.10 - Due Wednesday, 9/18.
    • 2.1, 2.2 - Due Wednesday, 9/25.
    • 2.3, 3.1 - Due Wednesday, 10/2.
    • 3.2, 3.3 - Due Wednesday, 10/9.
    • 4.1, 4.2 - Due Wednesday, 10/16. (Note: This is the Wednesday after Fall break.)
    • 4.3 - Due Wednesday, 10/23.
    • 4.4, 4.5, 4.6 - Due Wednesday, 10/30.
    • 4.7, 4.9 - Due Wednesday, 11/6. (Note: 4.9 was removed due to time constraints.)
    • 5.1, 5.2 - Due Wednesday, 11/13.
    • 5.3, 5.4 - Due Wednesday, 11/20.
    • 5.5, 5.6 - Due Monday, 11/25. (Note: This is the Monday before Thanksgiving break.)
  • Interesting application of the theory of eigenvectors and eigenvalues
  • Useful links

    • Math Help Center: Tutoring is provided on a walk-in first come first serve basis. No appointment is necessary. See the webpage for the schedule.
    • Textbook website has student resources including selected material from the textbook and study guide, Getting Started with Technology, data sets, case studies and applications, and review materials.