## Math 611: Algebra I

### Tuesday/Thursday 10:00-11:15 in LGRT 1234

**Instructor**: Tom Weston, 1122 LGRT, 545-6037,

**Office Hours**: TBA

**Textbook**: *Abstract Algebra* (3rd edition), Dummit and Foote.

**Homework**: Homework will be posted here each
Thursday and due the following
Thursday. Assignments turned in by the next Tuesday will receive 75% credit.
No assignments will be accepted after that.

You are encouraged to work on the homework with other students; however,
each student must write up their homework entirely on their own.

**Problem Set 1** (Due Thursday, September 14): **1.3**: 2, 6, 15. **1.4**: 7, 10. **1.6**: 14, 20. **3.1**: 4, 5, 9, 11. **4.1**: 1, 4, 8. **4.2**: 4, 7. **4.3**: 2, 3, 11, 25.

**Problem Set 2** (Due Thursday, September 21): **4.4**: 1, 5, 18. **4.5**: 2, 4, 10, 13, 19, 20, 30, 39. **5.1**: 5, 6. **5.5**: 1, 2, 4, 6, 8, 11.

**Problem Set 3** (Due Thursday, September 28): **7.1**: 5, 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 23, 26.

**Problem Set 4** (Due Thursday, October 5): **7.2**: 2, 3, 7. **7.3**: 6, 7, 9, 10, 12, 13, 20, 22, 26, 29, 30, 31, 34. **7.4**: 2, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15, 19, 33.

**Exam 1**: Thursday, October 5

**Exam 2**: Tuesday, November 14

**Final Exam**: Tuesday, Decemeber 19, 10:30-12:30 in LGRC A201

**Grading**: The final grade will be 20% Exam 1, 20% Exam 2, 20% Final
Exam and 40% Homework.