When & Where
3:00-4:15pm T H, Fall, 2015
2106 SAS Hall
Prof. Carl D. Meyer 4228 Mathematics & Statistics Building
TA: Mr. Nikolas Bravo (4:30 - 5:30 Tuesday and Thursday)
4223 SAS Hall, nbbravo "at" ncsu.edu
Matrix Analysis and Applied Linear Algebra by C. D. Meyer
All of Prof. Meyer's students are eligible for a 20% discount on this text.
All NC State graduate students qualify for free membership in SIAM, which qualifies them for other discounts.
Book+Solutions Manual+CD bundle available at the NCSU Bookstore (retail price + tax)
Or else the equivalent of an upper-level undergraduate linear algebra course
Exams, Grading Policy, & Homework
REGULAR EXAMS: There are two regular 1 hr exams (closed book) each worth 100pts
FINAL EXAM: The final is a 3 hr comprehensive (closed book) exam worth 200pts
MAKE-UP EXAMS: Make-up exams are generally not allowed. Attendance on scheduled exam days is absolutely mandatory!
ATTENDANCE: It's required
GRADES: Determined primarily by exam scores
BUMPS: Grades can be bumped downward by unexcused absences.
Here are the HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS
Homework is not collected or graded, but it is the basis for questions appearing on the exams.
Schedule Of Events
FIRST CLASS: August 20 (Thursday)
HOLIDAY: (Labor Day) September 7 (Monday)
EXAM 1: September 24 (Thursday)
FALL BREAK: October 8-9 (Thursday-Friday)
LAST DAY TO DROP: October 16 (Friday)
EXAM 2: November 12 (Thursday)
THANKSGIVING VACATION: November 25-27 (Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
LAST CLASS: December 3 (Thursday)
FINAL EXAM: December 15 (Tuesday) 1:00-4:00 PM
DON'T ASK TO TAKE THE FINAL EARLY!
Grades, Exam Scores, and Solutions
FINAL GRADES: Course grades will be posted on the MYPACK Portal site that can be found at the NCSU Registration & Records web site. Once you have entered your unity account and password in MyPack Portal and are admitted, click the FOR STUDENTS tab and select Academic Records --- from there select View My Grades.
SOLUTIONS FOR EXAM 1
SOLUTIONS FOR EXAM 2
SOLUTIONS FOR EXAM 3
Outline & References
References other than the text