Math 265-142 146 Linear Algebra
Fall 2016

Instructor: Tong Liu

Office: MATH 738
Office hours: MF 11:30-12:15 (tentative) or by appointment
Telephone: (765) 494-1946
Email address:
MWF 10:30-11:20AM in REC 315 (142)
MWF 1:30-2:30PM in REC 315 (146)


Review Session is on Nov 3rd 5:30p - 6:30p REC 225.

Course Guide

Please refer to the Math Department math265 homepage for general course information such as textbook, homework, exam and grade policy.

Exams Schedule:
First Midterm: Friday Sep. 30th.

Second Midterm: Friday Nov. 4th

Final Exam: TBA.

Special rules for this section:
Most HW is submitted online at WebAssign by Thursday evening 11:59pm. The few problems not submitted online, including all Matlab problems, will be collected every Friday in the beginning of class. No late homwork will be accepted.
Homework must be readable and ,must be stapled and Matlab HW is required to be printed. Illegible scribblings will receive no credit from the grader.
Quizzes will be randomly given in the last 10-15 mins in class. Most questions of quizzes will come from problems of previous HW (or their variations).
The worst 8 homework, quizzes, Matlab scores will be dropped.
Actively participating in class and working on extra credit problems will help improve your grade.

Homework, handouts, etc

  • How to use an M-file
  • Some useful links:

    Math department math265 homepage

    Software Remote

    Aug. 19th, 2016