Math 421
Tentative Syllabus


List of topics, with reading & homework assignments
 

week 1

Preliminaries: Logic and Proofs

Problem Set 1 will be due on Wednesday, 9/13 in class (Joyee)

week 2

Chapter 1

Problem Set 2 will be due on Wednesday, 9/20 in class (Kedi)

week 3

Chapter 2

Problem Set 3 will be due on Wednesday, 9/27 in class (Joyee)

week 4

Chapter 3

Problem Set 4 will be due on Wednesday, 10/4 in class (Kedi)

week 5

Chapters 4, 5

Problem Set 5 and Problem Set 6 will be due on Wednesday, 10/11 in class (Joyee)

week 6

Chapter 6

Exam 1 in class on Friday, 10/13

Problem Set 7 will be due on Wednesday, 10/18 in class

week 7

Chapter 7
 

Problem Set 8 will be due on Wednesday, 10/25 in class

week 8


Chapter 8 

Problem Set 9 will be due on Wednesday, 11/1 in class

Pictures of Weierstrass' nondifferentiable function.
and: 
Pictures of a function with f '(0)=1 which is not increasing near x=0.

week 9

Chapter 8

Problem Set 10 will be due on Wednesday, 11/8 in class

week 10

Chapter 9

week 11

Chapter 10
Exam 2, on Friday, 11/10

Problem Set 11 will be due on Wednesday, 11/15 in class.

week 12

Chapter 11 

Problem Set 12 will be due on Wednesday, 11/29 in class.

week 13

Chapter 12 
 

Problem Set 13 will be due on Wednesday, 12/6 in class.

week 14

Chapter 13

Problem Set 14 will be due on Wednesday, 12/13 in class.

week 15

Chapter 14

Final Exam: on December 19