MT A451 Course Schedule and Homework


WEEK 1: 8/25 - 8/29

Reading: Chapter 1, I-III. You should already know (1) how to perform arithmetic with complex numbers, and (2) and the geometric meaning in terms of vectors in the plane (see p. 2-3).
Problems: do the "practice" on p.7.

WEEK 2: 9/1 - 9/5

No class Monday, September 1st -- Labor Day
Last day to drop without a "W": Friday, September 5th

Reading: None.
Problems: Chapter one: 1,2,5,7,11,14,18,20,24,33.

WEEK 3: 9/8 - 9/12

Reading: Chapter 2, I-IV.
Problems: p.111 1,2,3,11,12 (essentially done in class)

WEEK 4: 9/15 - 9/19

Reading: Chapter 2, V-VII.
Problems: None

WEEK 5: 9/22 - 9/26

Reading: None.
Problems: p. 117 22,23,27,28,30,31

WEEK 6: 9/29 - 10/3

Reading: Chapter 3, I-V.
Problems: do the exercise proving (3) of ch. 3, p. 124. Then try: 18, 19, 20, 21 (i), 25

WEEK 7: 10/6 - 10/10

Reading: Chapter 3, VI-IX.
Problems: 21 (ii)

WEEK 8: 10/13 - 10/17

The midterm exam is Friday, October 17th

Reading: None.
Problems: Chapter 3, problems 5, 10, 16, 23

WEEK 9: 10/20 - 10/24

No class Monday, October 20th (Fall Break)

Reading: Chapter 4, I-IV.
Problems: None

WEEK 10: 10/27 - 10/31

Withdrawal deadline is Friday, October 31st

Reading: Chapter 4, I-IV.
Problems: p. 211, problems 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

WEEK 11: 11/3 - 11/7

Reading: Chapter 4, V-VIII.
Problems: p.212-213, problems 10-18

WEEK 12: 11/10 - 11/14

Reading: Chapter 5, I-IV.
Problems: Classify hyperbolic isometries, experiment with spherical and hyperbolic triangles

WEEK 13: 11/17 - 11/21

Reading: Chapter 5, V-VIII, XI.
Problems: Catch up on Chapter 4! Are the real and imaginary parts of an analytic function always harmonic? Explain.

WEEK 14: 11/24 - 11/28

No classes Wednesday-Friday, November 26th-28th (Thanksgiving)

Reading: Chapter 7, I-IV.
Problems: TBA

WEEK 15: 12/1 - 12/5

Reading: Chapter 7, V-VIII.
Problems: TBA

WEEK 16: 12/8

Monday, December 8th is the last day of class
The final is December 10th, 12:00-1:50PM