Modern Algebra I
Math 6310, University of Utah, Fall 2018

Anurag K. Singh


Class: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 12:55-1:45, JTB 110

Office: LCB 124, (801) 581-8647

E-mail: singh at

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, 10:00-11:00, and by appointment.

Homework: Problem sets will be assigned every two weeks, with TeX and pdf files made available at the course web-page. I strongly prefer to have the solutions turned in typeset using TeX. You can discuss the problems with others, but please write solutions by yourself.

Exams: There will be three in-class exams, each counting for 20% of the grade:

Exam 1:October 3, Wednesday
Exam 2:November 16, Friday
Exam 3:December 5, Wednesday

Text: Basic Algebra I, II by Jacobson. Other texts that cover similar material include Algebra by Lang and Abstract Algebra by Dummit and Foote.

ADA: The Americans with Disabilities Act requires that reasonable accommodations be provided to qualified individuals. To discuss any such accommodations, please contact me as well as the Center for Disability Services, (801) 581-5020, at the beginning of the semester.

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Homework 1 pdf and tex

Homework 2 pdf and tex

Homework 3 pdf and tex

Homework 4 pdf and tex

Homework 5 pdf and tex

Homework 6 pdf and tex

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