SCOTT HALL 115, COLLEGE AVE

MWTh 6-8:45pm (as usual)

An elliptic curve and its group law

Syllabus

Wed 2-4pm, or by appointment

Hill 626, Busch campus

**FINAL EXAM**

Thursday, July 3

6-9pm

In class (Scott Hall 115, College Ave)

**MIDTERM**

Monday, June 16

In class

A couple of webpages on proof-writing can be found here and there

Some additional induction practice problems (updated)

Practice problems for Midterm and their solutions

More practice problems for Midterm, and their solutions

Midterm solutions

Workshop 1, Workshop 2 and Quadratic reciprocity notes

Practice problems for Final

Study guide for Final (UPDATED)

A link to the department's suggested homework problems for this class.

The problems in **red** are the ones that were graded.

__Ch. 1.1__4, 9__Ch. 1.3__4,**20**, 27, 29, 33__Ch. 1.5__**5**, 7,**10**, 11,**14**, 19,**21**__Ch. 3.1__**3**, 6, 8, 12, 16__Ch. 3.2__7, 10,**12**- Also problems (3) and (
**5**) from the Induction Practice Problems

__Ch. 3.3__5, 12__Ch. 3.4__2, 4, 5__Ch. 3.5__6, 7, 8, 30, 70__Ch. 3.7__2abc__Ch. 4.1__2, 4, 6, 8, 34__Ch. 4.2__8, 18

__Ch. 7.1__46__Ch. 7.4__1, 2, 10, 13, 15, 17 (Hint: Use 46 from 7.1), 21__Ch. 11.1__2, 5, 6, 10- Also the following extra problem Problems in red won't be graded, but they may be fun to try.

__Ch. 11.1__19, 20, 25ab__Ch. 11.2__1, 2, 6- Exercise 1 from Workshop 2—computing Legendre symbols Problems in red won't be graded, but they may be fun to try.

EXTRA CREDIT: Problems 1 and 2 from Workshop 1

The math department's 356 page