Date 
No. 
Title 
12 Sep 17  01/02

Math 211  Course Information and Course Outline
(2 pages)

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Algebraic Methods (2 pages)

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Number Systems

14 Sep 17  *

Divisibility

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Course Guidelines

15 Sep 17  *

The Principle of Induction

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The Euclidean Algorithm

19 Sep 17  *

The Greatest Common Divisor

21 Sep 17  *

The Division Algorithm

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The Euclidean Algorithm: First and Second
Version 
22 Sep 17  03

MAPLE Homework Instructions

 04

MAPLE hints

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Computer Lab: MAPLE printout (5pp.)

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Basic MAPLE commands (4pp.)

26 Sep 17  *

The Euclidean Algorithm: Second Version
(formal procedure) 
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The Extended Euclidean Algorithm:
Examples 1 and 2 (2pp.) 
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The Extended Euclidean Algorithm: Theorem 3

28 Sep 17  *

Diophantine equations (2 pages)

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The Plimpton 322 Clay Tablet

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The GCDcriterion and its consequences

29 Sep 17  *

The General Solution of the Dioph. Eq'n
mx + ny = c 
03 Oct 17  *

How to solve mx + ny =
c 
05 Oct 17  *

Proof of the Formula (2pp.)

06 Oct 17  *

How to solve mx + ny + kz = c

10 Oct 17  *

Prime numbers

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Some unsolved conjectures about primes

12 Oct 17  *

The Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic

13 Oct 17  *

The GCDformula

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The GCDformula vs. the Euclidean algorithm
