Math 436   Linear Algebra   Spring 2017

   Section 1:   Monday, Wednesday, Friday  12:20-1:10 p.m.   in 365 Willard
   Section 2:   Monday, Wednesday, Friday  2:30-3:20 p.m.   in 011 Huck Life Sciences


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Victoria Sadovskaya
sadovskaya@psu.edu            
426 McAllister
(814) 863-4140
Monday 10:20 a.m. - noon,  Wednesday and Friday 1:25 - 2:15 p.m., 
and by appointment


    Course description:  This is a course in abstract linear algebra. It will emphasize theory
    and proofs rather then computations.  Topics will include vector spaces,  linear maps,
    eigenvalues and eigenvectors,  inner-product spaces,  and operators on vector spaces.
    Prerequisite:  Math 311W.

    Text:  Linear Algebra Done Right  by Sheldon Axler, 3rd edition.
    Penn State students can get an eBook version for free  here.


    Syllabus    pdf

    Schedule   

    Homework   

    Exam 1   Monday, 2/20.   Study guide  pdf.

    Exam 2   Monday, 4/3.     Study guide  pdf.

    Final Exam   Monday, 5/1, 4:40-6:30 p.m. in 112 Chambers.
                           Study guide  Part 1   Part 2

    Spring 2017 Academic Calendar