School of Mathematics
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 303320160
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MATH 2406 (Abstract Vector Spaces), Fall 2011

Course Syllabus.
 Background and supplementary materials:
 LECTURE NOTES:
 HOMEWORK:
 EXAMS:
 Our
first exam is scheduled for Tuesday, October 4, 2011 (in class).
The exam will cover Chapter 1 and 2 of the online lecture notes.
You can bring one 8.5x11 sheet of notes to the exam.
 Our
second exam is scheduled for Tuesday, November 15, 2011 (in class).
The exam will cover Sections 3.13.10 of Apostol's text and the corresponding
sections in the online lecture notes.
You can bring one 8.5x11 sheet of notes to the exam.
 Our Final Exam will take place 11:302:20 Thursday, December 15.
The final is comprehensive.
You are allowed to bring one 8.5x11 sheet of notes to the exam
(you can write on both sides).
 Recommended Practice Homework Problems:

Practice problems covering Chapter 1 of the lecture notes.

Practice problems covering Chapter 2 of the lecture notes.
 Problems from Section 3.5 of Apostol: #1, 2, 12, 13, 14, 17, 21, 25.
 Problems from Section 3.10 of Apostol:
#5, 10, 11, 14, 16, 19, 25, 26.
 Problems from Section 3.13 of Apostol:
#1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 11, 13, 14, 14.