Linear Algebra

textbook cover
parallelepiped
intersection of two planes
Gabriel Cramer
Description:
Provides a thorough introduction to linear algebra. Designed to give the best preparation for upper-level Mathematics and Statistics courses.
Prerequisites:
At least one 4U mathematics course.
Exclusions:
No more than 1 course from MATH110, MATH111, and MATH112.
Instructor:
G.G. Smith (512 Jeffery Hall, 613-533-2438, ggsmith@mast.queensu.ca)
Lectures (slot 015):
Tuesdays at 12:30–13:20 in 205 Walter Light Hall
Thursdays at 11:30–12:20 in 205 Walter Light Hall
Fridays at 13:30–14:20 in 205 Walter Light Hall
Tutorials / Office Hours:
Tuesdays at 15:30–16:20 in 201 Jeffery Hall
Wednesdays at 17:30–18:20 in 201 Jeffery Hall
Tests:
The in-class tests will be on the following days:
  • Thursday, 5 October 2017
  • Thursday, 2 November 2017
  • Thursday, 1 February 2018
  • Thursday, 8 March 2018
The tests will be fifty minutes long (i.e. the entire class). There are no makeups for missed tests.
Examinations:
There will be a three-hour exam at the end of each semester. They will be scheduled by the registrar.
Reference:
David Poole, Linear Algebra: A Modern Introduction, Fourth Edition, Cengage Learning, 2015, ISBN-13: 978-0-285-46324-7