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MAT320 Introduction to Abstract Algebra

Shippensburg University

Dr. Doug Ensley
Professor of Mathematics

http://www.ship.edu/~deensl/


SYLLABUS
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ASSIGNMENTS
  • HW1 Due September 2. Write-ups should be on lined paper with ample margins for comments to be written.
    • Solow: 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 2.3, 2.9, 2.15, 2.16
    • Hungerford: 1.1.1, 1.1.5, 1.1.8 (Hint: You may use 1.1.6 in your proof.)
  • HW2 Due September 9. Hand in these problems from the lists below.
    • Solow: 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.7, 3.9, 3.10, 3.11, 3.14, 4.1, 4.3, 4.4, 4.6, 4.9, 4.10.
    • Hungerford Section 1.2: 1, 4, 6, 10, 11, 12, 14, 17, 24, 25, 28, 29.
  • HW3 Due September 16. Hand in these problems taken from the following list of problems.
    • Solow: 5.2, 5.4, 5.6, 5.7, 5.9, 5.10, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.7, 8.8, 8.11, 8.12, 8.16, 8.17
    • Hungerford Section 1.3: 1, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 17, 18, 20, 22.
    • Schaum's Chapter 1: 21, 25, 26, 27, 29
  • HW4 Due September 23: Hand in these problems taken from the following list of problems.
    • Solow: 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.7, 8.8, 8.11, 8.12, 8.16, 8.17
    • Handout problems: 1 - 6, 10
    • Hungerford 2.1: 2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 11, 12, 19, 21, 25
    • Schaum's Chapter 2: 14, 15, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23
  • HW5 Due October 7: These problems from the following list.
    • Hungerford 2.2: 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 10
    • Hungerford 2.3: 1 - 7
    • Hungerford 3.1: 1 - 9, 12 - 15, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 29
  • HW6 Due November 4: These problems from the following lists.
    • Solow: 11.1 - 11.4
    • Hungerford Appendix B: 12 - 15, 25 - 35
  • HW7 Due November 16: These problems from the following lists.
    • Hungerford 3.3: 1 - 6, 10 - 13, 16 - 19, 22, 23, 32, 33
    • Hungerford 4.1: 1 - 6, 11, 12, 13, 16, 18
    • Hungerford 4.2: 3 - 6, 12, 13, 14
  • HW8 Due December 7: These problems from the following lists.
    • Hungerford 4.3: 1, 3, 4, 6, 9 - 14, 21 - 23
    • Hungerford 4.4: 1 - 11
    • Hungerford 5.1: 1 - 6, 9 - 12
    • Hungerford 5.2: 1 - 8, 11, 12, 14
    • Hungerford 5.3: 1, 2, 3, 5, 9, 10, 11
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