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Math 304 Section 5

Instructor: Eran Crockett

Email: crockett@math.binghamton.edu

Office: WH 332

Office Hours: W 9:00 - 12:00

Math 304 Course page

Math 304 Section 5 Syllabus

Tentative Schedule

(subject to change and adjustment at my discretion)

Week Dates Sections Topics
1 Aug 21–23 1.1 Systems of Linear Equations
1.2 Row Reduction and Echelon Forms
2 Aug 26–30 1.3 Vector Equations
1.4 The Matrix Equation Ax = b
1.5 Solution Sets of Linear Equations
1.7 Linear Dependence
1.8 Introduction to Linear Transformations
3 Sep 2–6 No Class Labor Day
1.9 The Matrix of a Linear Transformation
2.1 Matrix Operations
2.2 The Inverse of a Matrix
4 Sep 9–13 2.3 Characterizations of Invertible Matrices
2.4 Partitioned Matrices
2.5 Matrix Factorizations
2.8 Subspaces of Rn
5 Sep 16-20 2.9 Dimension and Rank
3.1 Introduction to Determinants
3.2 Properties of Determinants
6 Sep 23-27 Review Exam 1 Review: Chapters 1, 2, and 3
Exam 1 Chapters 1, 2, and 3
4.1 Vector Spaces and Subpspaces
7 Sep 30–Oct 4 No Class Rosh Hashanah
4.2 Null Spaces, Column Spaces, and Linear Transformations
4.3 Linearly Independent Sets; Bases
8 Oct 7-11 4.4 Coordinate Systems
No Class Yom Kippur
4.5 The Dimension of a Vector Space
4.6 Rank
9 Oct 14-18 4.7 Change of Basis
5.1 Eigenvectors and Eigenvalues
5.2 The Characteristic Equation
10 Oct 21-25 5.3 Diagonalization
5.4 Eigenvectors and Linear Transformations
11 Oct 28-Nov 1 Review Exam 2 Review: Chapters 4 and 5
Exam 2 Chapters 4 and 5
6.1 Inner Product, Length, and Orthogonality
12 Nov 4-8 6.2 Orthogonal Sets
6.3 Orthogonal Projections
13 Nov 11-15 6.4 The Gram-Schmidt Process
6.5 Least Squares Problems
14 Nov 18-22 6.7 Inner Product Spaces
7.1 Diagonalization of Symmetric Matrices
Review Exam 3 Review: Chapter 6
15 Nov 25-29 Exam 3 Chapter 6
No Class after 1:00 Thanksgiving break
No Class Thanksgiving break
16 Dec 2-4 7.2 Quadratic Forms
Review Final exam review
17 Dec 9-13 Cumulative Final Exam TBA
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