Higher Algebra I (Math 221A), Fall 2021

MacQuarrie Hall 323, MW 10:45am-noon (Sec. 02, code 50082)

Last update of this page: Thu Dec 02, 9:00am

Ongoing useful links:


FUA (Frequently Used Acronyms):

In the box below are some acronyms that I use all the time, both in class and when grading your work. You are welcome to use them as well.

(list of Frequently Used Abbreviations)

Administrative handouts:

Course greensheet.

Course notes:

None yet.

Sample exams:

Exam 1.

Problem sets:

Numbers of the form A.B.C refer to Problem C of Section B of Chapter A of Artin.

Click on the number or "See handout" of any highlighted problem set to download it. (Files are in PDF format, which can be read by the free Adobe Acrobat program.)

HW Due date Last revision due Problems
PS00 Wed Aug 25 n/a See handout
PS01 Mon Aug 30 Mon Sep 20 See handout
PS02 Wed Sep 08 Wed Oct 20 See handout
PS03 Wed Sep 15 Wed Oct 20 See handout
PS04 Mon Oct 04 Mon Dec 06 See handout
PS05 Mon Oct 11 Mon Dec 06 See handout
PS06 Mon Oct 18 Mon Dec 06 See handout
PS07 Mon Nov 01 TBA See handout
PS08 Mon Nov 08 TBA See handout
PS09 Mon Nov 15 TBA See handout
PS10 Tue Nov 30 TBA See handout
PS11 Mon Dec 06 TBA See handout (revised Dec 02)

Reading assigned in course:

Artin: 1.2, 1.5, 2.1-2.12, 5.1, 6.1-6.12, 7.1-7.8, 10.1, 10.2, 10.3, 10.4, 10.5, 10.6.