Homework Schedule for Math 1553 Linear Algebra
week/lecture_day Date Section to be covered
Homework for week 1:
pp10(1.1) #1,4,7,15,26
1/1 M 8/21 General
1/2 W 8/23 Sec 1.1 Systems of Linear Equations
Homework for week 2:
pp21(1.2) #5,15,17,23,29,31; pp32(1.3) #1,3,5,9,11,17,26
2/3 M 8/28 Sec 1.2 Row reduction/Gaussian Elim.
2/4 W 8/30 Sec 1.3 Vectors
Homework for week 3:
pp40(1.4) #1-4,10,11,14,15,18,19
3/- M 9/4 Holiday
3/5 W 9/6 Sec 1.4 Matrix equation Ax=b
Homework for week 4:
pp48(1.5) #1,5,7,11,13,15,17; pp55(1.6) #1,2,5,6
4/6 M 9/11 Sec 1.5 Solution Sets of linear systems
4/7 W 9/13 Sec 1.6 Applications
Homework for week 5:
pp61(1.7) #1-4,9,10;
5/8 M 9/18 Sec 1.7 Linear Independence
5/9 W 9/20 Review
**5/xx Th 9/21 1st Hour Exam over Sec.1.1 - 1.7.
Homework for week 6:
pp69(1.8) #1,3,6,7,9,13,15,16; pp79(1.9) #1-3,5,13;
6/10 M 9/25 Sec 1.8 Linear Transformations
6/11 W 9/27 Sec 1.9 Matrix of a linear trans.
Homework for week 7:
pp102(2.1) #1,4,7,10,12,27; pp111(2.2) #1,5,10; pp117(2.3) #13,15
7/12 M 10/2 Sec 2.1/2.4 Matrix Operations/Partition Matrices
7/13 W 10/4 Sec 2.2/2.3 Matrix Inverse/Characterization of
Homework for week 8:
pp153(2.8) #1-4,5,8,10;
8/-- M 10/9 Fall Break, no class
8/14 W 10/11 Sec2.8 Subspaces
Homework for week 9:
pp159(2.9) #1,5,9,13,15;
9/15 M 10/16 Sec 2.9 Dimension and Rank
9/16 W 10/18 Review
**9/xx Th 10/19 2nd Hour Exam
Homework for week 10:
pp169(3.1) #1,9,11,19-21,23,41; pp177(3.2) #1-5; pp197(4.1) #1,3,5,7,8
10/17 M 10/23 Sec 3.1/3.2 Determinants/Properties of
10/18 W 10/25 Sec 4.1 Vector Spaces and Subspaces
Homework for week 11:
pp215(4.3) #1-4,11,12; pp231(4.5) #1,9,10; pp273(5.1) #1-3,5,9,13,17;
11/19 M 10/30 Sec 4.3/4.5 Linear Independence, Bases, Dimension
11/20 W 11/1 Sec 5.1/5.2 Eigenvector, Eigenvalues/characteristic eq'n
Homework for week 12:
pp281(5.2) #1,4,9,15,16; pp288(5.3) #1,5,7,11; pp302(5.5) #1,2,7
12/21 M 11/6 Sec 5.3 Diagonalization
12/22 W 11/8 Appendix B/Sec 5.5 Complex Eigenvalues
Homework for week 13:
pp295(5.4) #1,3,4,8,11
13/23 M 11/13 Sec 5.5 Complex Eigenvalues (continued)
13/24 W 11/15 Sec 5.6 Discrete Dynamical Systems
**13/xx Th 11/16 3rd Hour Exam
No Homework for week 14:
14/25 W 11/20Sec 5.4 Eigenvectors and Linear Trans.
14/26 W 11/22 Holiday
Homework for week 15:
pp338(6.1) #1,2,7,9,10,13,17,18,24,26;
15/27 M 11/27 Sec 6.1 Orthogonality
s5/28 W 11/29 Sec 6.3 Orthogonal Projections
Homework for week 16:
pp354(6.3) #1,3,4,7,11,13; pp368(6.5) #1,3,5,7
16/29 M 12/4 Sec 6.3/6.5 Orthonal Projections/Least Squares
16/30 M 12/6 Review
**17/xx Tue 12/12 Final Exam