MATH 3210-4. Foundations of Analysis I. Fall 2010

Course information


  • Lecturer: Dan Ciubotaru; room LCB 106; e-mail: ciubo@math.utah.edu.
  • Class meetings: MTWF 8:35-9:25, AEB 306.
  • Textbook: Foundations of Analysis, chapters 1-6, notes by Joe Taylor, see here.
  • Homework: Weekly homework, due every Wednesday in class.
  • Exams: Four midterms and a comprehensive final. The lowest midterm score will be dropped.
  • Grading: Homework 30%, Midterms 40%, Final 30%.
  • Final Exam: Thursday, December 16, 8-10am, regular classroom.
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 3:00-4:00, in LCB 106.

    Schedule

    (subject to change). Classes begin Monday 8/23 and end Friday 12/10. Fall break is during the week 10/11-10/16. There are 15 weeks of lectures.

        Midterm 1: September 24; Chapters 1 and 2.
        Midterm 2: November 3; Chapters 3 and 4. Sample questions.
        Midterm 3: November 22; Chapter 5.
        FINAL: December 16, 8-10 am; Chapters 1-6. Here is a list of topics with suggested exercises.

    Dates
      Topics
      Homework
    8/23-8/27
    1.1, 1.2, 1.3
    Set 1 (due 9/1): 1.1: 2,6,8,13; 1.2: 3,6,12,17,18; 1.3: 6,7,9,11,13.
    8/30-9/3
    1.4, 1.5
    Set 2 (due 9/8): 1.4: 1,2,8,9; 1.5: 2,3,4,8,9.
    9/7-9/10
    2.1, 2.2
    Set 3 (due 9/15): 2.1: 2,3,4,7,9; 2.2: 1,5,9,10.
    9/13-9/17
    2.3, 2.4, 2.5
    Set 4 (due 9/22): 2.3: 10, 11, 12; 2.4: 1, 2, 3, 6; 2.5: 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10.
    9/20-9/24
    2.5, Review, Midterm 1
    9/27-10/1
    2.6, 3.1, 3.2
    Set 5 (due 10/6): 2.6: 1(b), 4, 9; 3.1: 3, 9, 11, 12; 3.2: 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10.
    10/4-10/8
    3.3, 3.4
    Set 6 (due 10/20): 3.3: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 10; 3.4: 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 10.
    10/18-10/22
    4.1, 4.2
    Set 7 (due 10/27): 4.1: 2, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13; 4.2: 1, 3, 4, 9, 11, 12.
    10/25-10/29
    4.3, 4.4
    Set 8 (due 11/1): 4.3: 1, 3, 5, 6, 10, 11, 13; 4.4: 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10.
    11/1-11/5
    Midterm 2(11/3) 5.1
    11/8-11/12
    5.1, 5.2, 5.3
    Set 9 (due 11/12): 5.1: 1, 4, 8, 9, 10; 5.2: 1, 2, 5, 8, 9, 10, 14.
    11/15-11/19
    5.3, 5.4, Review Chapter 5
    Set 10 (due 11/19): 5.3: 2, 4, 6, 7, 9, 10; 5.4: 2, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12.
    11/22-11/24
    Midterm 3 (11/22), 6.1
    11/29-12/3
    6.2, 6.3, 6.4
    Set 11 (due 12/8): 6.1: 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 12; 6.2: 1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12; 6.3: 1, 2, 5, 6, 11, 12; 6.4: 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11; 6.5: 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8.
    12/6-12/10
    6.5, Review for the final