MATH 301

Fall 2012
Homework

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Due August 30

1. Section 1.1:  6, 18, 24
2. Section 1.2:  2, 16, 22, 26

Skills homework: Skills0

Written homework:

1. Familiar yourself with Matlab  by going through the "Introduction to Matlab" in the Appendix of the Study Guide for the text, which is also available online www.pearsonhighered.com/lay
2. Download Matlab data files from the text website www.pearsonhighered.com/lay. Put them on the computer and in the directory where you will be doing homework for this class.

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Due September 4

Reading homework:   Section 1.3:  23, 24, 25, 26

Skills homework: Skills1

Written homework:  Matlab Project:  Getting Started with Matlab, Sections 1-14.  Hand in neatly written solutions to the exercises on the given handout.

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Due September 6

Reading homework:   Section 1.4:  14, 16, 18, 20, 24

Skills homework: Skills2

Written homework:  Matlab Project:  Practice Row Operations.  Hand in neatly written solutions to the exercises on the given handout, and hand in additional pages if necessary.

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Due September 11

Reading homework:   Section 1.7:  16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, 34, 40

Skills homework: Skills3

Written homework:  Matlab Project:  Exchange Economy and Homogeneous Systems.  Hand in neatly written solutions to the exercises on the given handout.

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Due September 13

Skills homework: Skills4

Written homework:  Matlab Project:  Visualizing Linear Transformations of the Plane.  Hand in neatly written solutions to the exercises on the given handout.

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Due September 18

Reading homework:   2.2: 8, 9, 10, 12, 14, 18, 22, 24

Skills homework: Skills5

Written homework:  Matlab Project:  Lower Triangular Matrices.  Hand in neatly written solutions to the exercises on the given handout.

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Due September 20

Reading homework:   2.4: 12 and 2.5: 20, 24

Skills homework: Skills6  (Section 2.2)

Written homework:  Matlab Project:  Schur Complement.  Hand in neatly written solutions to the exercises on the given handout.

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Due September 25

Reading homework:   2.6: 1-4 and 2.7: 1, 2

Skills homework: Skills7  (Section 2.5)

Written homework:  Matlab Projects:  LU Factorization.  Hand in neatly written solutions to the exercises on the given handouts.

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Due September 27

Reading homework:   3.1: 2, 16, 26, 28

Skills homework: There is no Skills homework due, but you should start the review for the exam in Skills8

Written homework:  Matlab Projects:  An Economy with an Open Sector and Homogeneous Coordinates for Computer Graphics.  Hand in neatly written solutions to the exercises on the given handouts.

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Due October 1

Skills homework: Skills8

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Due October 4

Skills homework: Skills9  (Section 3.1)

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Due October 9

Skills homework: Skills10  (Section 3.2)

Written homework:  None

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Due October 11

Reading homework:   4.1: 2, 4, 6, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 24, 26, 36

Skills homework: Skills11  (Section 3.3)

Written homework:  ATLAST Matlab Determinant Project, problems 1-7.

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Due October 16

Reading homework:   4.2: 8, 10, 14, 16, 18, 24, 26, 28, 32

Skills homework: Skills12  (Section 4.1)

Written homework:  None.

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Due October 18

Reading homework:   4.3: 2, 4, 6, 8, 22, 24, 25 and 4.5: 2, 19, 20

Skills homework: Skills13  (Section 4.2)

Written homework:  None.

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Due October 23

Reading homework:   4.6: 2, 6, 8, 14, 18, 26

Skills homework: Skills14  (Section 4.3)

Written homework:  ATLAST Vector Space Exercises, problems 1-3, 5, 6, 14.

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Due October 25

Skills homework: Skills15  (Section 4.6)

Written homework:  ATLAST Vector Space Exercises, problems 4, 7-9, 11.

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Due October 30

Reading homework: 5.1: 22, 24, 32 5.2: 20, 23, 26

Skills homework: None

Written homework:  Matlab Project: Markov Chains

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Due November 1

Reading homework:  5.3: 6, 8, 22

Skills homework: Skills16  (Sections 5.1, 5.2)

Written homework: ATLAST Eigenvalue Exercises, problems 7, 8

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Due November 6

Reading homework:   5.5: 2, 8, 22

Skills homework: Skills17  (Section 5.3)

Written homework:   ATLAST Eigenvalue Exercises, problems 5, 6

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Due November 8

Written homework:   Practice exams found on the textbook website. Follow the student resources link, on the left choose Review Sheets and Practice Exams. Then in the Practice Exams column, Second Exam A refers to the second bullet point under Course A, etc.

1. Second Exam A: 1,2 6
2. Third Exam A: 4, 5
3. Second Exam B: 3, 4, 6, 7
4. Second Exam C: 3, 4, 5, 6
5. Third Exam C: 2, 3

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Due November 13

Skills homework: Skills18  (Section 5.5)

Written homework:  None

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Due November 15

Reading homework: 6.1: 20, 22, 26

Skills homework: None

Written homework:  Matlab Project: Using Eigenvalues to Study Spotted Owls

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Due November 27

Skills homework: Skills19  (Section 6.1)

Written homework:  None

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Due November 29

Reading homework: 6.2: 24, 26, 27 and 6.3: 21, 22

Skills homework: None

Written homework:  (x-credit) Matlab Project: QR Factorization

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Due December 4

Reading homework: 6.5: 19, 22, 24

Skills homework: Skills20  (Sections 6.2, 6.3)

Written homework:  None

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Due December 6

Reading homework: 6.6: 5, 6, 9

Skills homework: Skills21  (Section 6.5)

Written homework:  None

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Due December 11

Skills homework: Skills22  (Section 6.6)

Written homework:  Matlab Project: Least Squares Solutions and Curve Fitting

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Due day before final exam

Skills homework: Skills23

Written homework:  None

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Due day of final exam