Homepage for Section 01 of Math 350, spring 2008
General Course Information
 Lecturer: Robert
Wilson
 Office: Hill340
 Phone: 7324451317
 email:
rwilson@math.rutgers.edu
 Office Hours:
Tuesday, 1:40  3:00, Thursday, 12:00  1:20
 Other meeting times are
possible be appointment
 Textbook: Linear Algebra
(Fourth Edition) by Friedberg, Insel & Spence, ISBN # 0130084514, Pearson
Education (2003)
 Exams, Quizzes, and Grades:
Midterm Exam #1 (Sections 1.2 – 3.4) on March 3  100 points
Midterm Exam #2 (Sections 4.1 – 6.7) on April 14  100 points
Homework & Quizzes  100 points
Final Examination on May 8
(8:00 – 11:00 AM)  200 points  Location TBA
Homework &Quizzes
There will be nine homework assignments. These will be due on the following dates:
January 31
February 7 ,14, 21
March 13, 27
April 3,24
May 1
There will be three quizzes, two before the first exam and one between the
first and second exam. These quizzes will be announced in advance.
All homework assignments and quizzes will count ten points. Only the best ten of the twelve grades
will count. Late
assignments will be accepted without penalty if there is a serious
reason. Otherwise, late homework will be subject to a
penalty. Homework assignments will normally be announced in class one
week before the due date and will then be posted at
Homework assignments
.
Review problems
Review problems for Exam #1
.
Solutions to review problems for Exam #1
.
Review problems for Exam #2
.
Review
problems for Final Exam
.
Solutions to
review problems for Final Exam
.
Solutions to review
problems for Exam #2
.
Approximate Syllabus
Lecture

Date

Sections from
Text


Lecture

Date

Sections from
Text

1

1/24

1.2


15

3/13

4.5

2

1/28

1.3,1.4


16

3/24

5.1

3

1/31

1.4,1.5


17

3/27

5.2,(5.3)

4

2/4

1.6,(1.7)


18

3/31

5.4

5

2/7

2.1,2.2


19

4/3

6.1, 6.2

6

2/11

2.3, 2.4


20

4/7

6.3,6.4

7

2/14

2.4,2.5


21

4/10

6.5,6.6,(6.7)

8

2/18

2.5,2.6, (2.7)


22

4/14

Midterm Exam #2

9

2/21

3.1, 3.2


23

4/17

6.8.(6.11)

10

2/25

3.3


24

4/21

7.1

11

2/28

3.4


25

4/24

7.2

12

3/3

Midterm Exam #1


26

4/28

7.3

13

3/6

4.1, 4.2


27

5/1

7.4

14

3/10

4.3,4.4


28

5/5

Catch up and review

