Any in-class announcement, verbal or written, is considered official addendum to this syllabus.

**Class:**
Mat 242, Elementary Linear Algebra

**Time:**
8:40 - 9:30, MW

**Location:**
PSF 207

**Line #:**
52458

**Instructor: **
Dr. Sergei Suslov

**Office: **
PSA 629

**Phone: **
(480) 965-8987

**E-mail: ** *
sks@asu.edu
*

**Web page:**
*
http://hahn.la.asu.edu/~suslov/index.html
*

**Office Hours: **
MWF, 10:45 - 11:45 am or by appointment

**Text:** *
Elementary Linear Algebra *by Edwards & Penney

quizzes, homework and/computer labs (100);

and a comprehensive final exam (200)

A = 90 - 100%

B = 80 - 89%

C = 70 - 79%

D = 60 - 69%

E = 0 - 59%

**
Linear Algebra Homepage
**

**
Elementary Linear Algebra
** (Lecture Notes by Keith Matthews, 1991)

**
Linear Algebra Tutorial by Dr. Sergey Nikitin
**

**Notes
on Linear Algebra by Dr. Paul Vaz
**

**
Notes on Linear Algebra by Dr. E. Lee Lady
**

**
Math Archives: Linear & Matrix Algebra
**

** Section
Problems**

**1.1**
1, 3, 6, 24, 25

**1.2 **
11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 23, 25, 27, 28

**1.3**
11, 15, 19, 21, 25, 29

**1.4**
3, 7, 9, 19, 21, 23, 28

**1.5 **
3, 7, 11, 21, 23, 27, 30, 32

**2.1**
1, 7

**2.2**
9, 15, 17, 25, 26

**2.3 **
3, 7, 13, 19, 24, 25, 26

**2.4**
1, 5, 9

**4.1**
1 - 23 odd, 25 - 28

**4.2**
19, 21, 23, 25, 27

**4.3**
1 - 15 odd, 19, 25

**4.4**
1, 5, 11, 13, 17, 25

**5.1 **
3, 13, 15, 21, 23, 24

**5.2 **
1, 5, 7, 11, 15, 17, 19, 21

**5.3**
1, 3, 5, 11, 17, 21, 25

**6.1**
1, 13, 19, 23, 26, 27, 28

**6.2**
1, 7, 15, 17, 21, 23, 25,27

**6.4 **
1, 7, 9, 11, 15, 21, 23, 25

**7.1**
1, 5, 9, 11, 13, 15

**7.2 **
1, 3, 5, 9, 11, 15, 19, 23

**7.3 **
3, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17, 27

**
Lab # 1
**

**
Lab # 2
**

**
Lab # 3
**

**
Lab # 4
**

**
Lab # 5
**

**
Lab # 6
**

**
Lab # 7
**

**
LINEAR SYSTEMS AND MATRICES
**

**
DETERMINANTS
**

**
VECTOR SPACES
**

**
ORTHOGONALITY AND LEAST SQUARES
**

**
EIGENVALUES AND EIGENVECTORS
**

**
LINEAR TRANSFORMATIONS
**

**Quizzes and Tests:**

**Quiz 1: ***Wednesday, September 10.*

Sections 1.1 -1.3 are on the quiz. The main problem: *solve a given
system of linear equations*.

**Quiz 2: ***Wednesday, October 1.*

Sections 1.4-1.5 and 2.1-2.3 of Chs 1&2 are on
the quiz.

**Quiz 3:*** Wednesday, October 8.*

Sections 2.1-2.3 of Ch 2 are on the quiz.

**Quiz 4:*** Wednesday, November 12.*

Sections 4.1-4.3 of Ch 4 are on the quiz.

**Quiz 5: ***Monday, December .*

**Test 1:** *Wednesday, October 22.*

Sections 1.1-1.5 and 2.1-2.4 and 6.1, 6.4 are on the test.

**Review
for test 1
**is on *Monday, October 20*.

This test does not require a calculator, but you may use one if you
wish.

Homework, sections 2.4, 6.1, 6.4,
will be collected right after the test.

One of the main problems: *find eigenvalues and eigenvectors
of a given matrix*.

**Test 2:** *Monday, November .*

Sections 4.1 - 4.4, 5.1 are on the test.

**Review for test 2 **is on *Wednesday, November*

This test does not require a calculator, but you may use one if you wish.

Homework, sections 4.4, 5.1 will be collected right after the
test.

**Final Exam:** *Wednesday, December ,
7:40 - 9:30, PSF 207.*

**Reviews for the Final:**

*Wednesday, December , 11:40 - 12:30,
PSF 207;*

*Thursday, December , 9:00 - 9:50,
PSA (optional).*

This test does not require a calculator, but you may use one if you
wish.

**Homework and Computer Labs:**

**HW#1: **Sections 1.1 - 1.3, due to Wednesday,
September 10.

**HW#2: **Sections 1.4 - 1.5, 2.1-2.3 due to
Wednesday, October 1.

**HW#3: **Sections 2.2 - 2.3 due to Wednesday,
October 8.

**HW#4: **Sections 2.4, 6.1, 6.4 due
to Wednesday, October 22.

**HW#5: **Sections 4.1 - 4.3 due to Wednesday,
November 12.

**HW#6: **Sections 4.4, 5.1(#1-4) due
to Monday, November

*HAVE A NICE SEMESTER!*