MA 265, Linear Algebra,Spring 2014

Lectures:Sec 031 - UNIV 117, TR 9:00-10:15AM; Sec 131 - UNIV 217, TR 3:00-4:15PMInstructor:Prof. Jianlin XiaEmail:Office:MATH 442Office Hours:TR 10:30-11:30pm, and by appointment

**Announcements**- Extra office hours: Tue, 5/6, 10am-12pm
- Review problems for final
- Final review: 4/29, 5/1
- Review problems for midterm 2
- Midterm 2 review: 3/31, 4/3
- Review problems for midterm 1

**Course information**-
Please find the basic class information from
the
MA 265 class webpage
(http://www.math.purdue.edu/academic/courses/MA26500/)

(including ground rules, assignment sheet with textbook information, WebAssign, etc.) - WebAssign: WebAssign login, WebAssign additional information, WebAssign input/instructions, WebAssign help
- Webpages: course homepage (http://www.math.purdue.edu/~xiaj/teaching/265.14s)
- Some past exams (FINAL only)
**Schedule**(subject to change. Due dates: WebAssign)Week Date

SectionsWeek Date Sections *1*1/14 1.1*9*3/11 4.9, **Quiz3**1/16 1.2, 1.33/13 5.1, 5.3 *2*1/21 1.4, 1.5, 2.1 *10*3/25 5.4 1/23 2.1, 2.2 3/27 5.5, 5.6 *3*1/28 2.3, 3.1 *11*4/1 5.6, review 1/30 3.1, 3.2, **Quiz1**4/3 Review *4*2/4 3.3, 3.4 *12*4/8 **MIDTERM 2 (in class)**2/6 3.5, 4.1 4/10 6.1, 7.1 *5*2/11 4.2 *13*4/15 7.2, B.1 2/13 4.3 4/17 B.1, B.2, **Quiz**4*6*2/18 4.3, **Quiz2***14*4/22 7.3 2/20 Review 4/24 8.4 *7*2/25 **MIDTERM 1 (in class)***15*4/29 8.5 2/27 4.4, 4.5 5/1 Review *8*3/4 4.6 5/8, 8:00am, Hall of Music **FINAL EXAM**3/6 4.7, 4.9 (The required M-files are available from the MA 265 webpage)

**Resources**- Note: Missing matlab exercise for Section 10 is here
- Matlab files: project.m, matdat1.m, invert.m, and all other files
- More Matlab M-files (Walter)
- Online documentation from MathWorks
- Quick Matlab Documentation (C. Anderson, UCLA)
- An introduction to Matlab (D. F. Griffiths, Univ of Dundee)