### Basic course data:

** M351 -- Algebra I, Spring 2004, **

Instructor: Jochen Denzler

MWF 10:10 - 11:00, Ayres 111
Textbook: McCoy, Janusz: Introduction to Abstract Algebra

Syllabus: pdf file ---
dvi file

Final exam scheduled by university policy as a function of the
meeting time of the course:

For this class, it is: Tue May 04, 10:15-12:15

**
Class Diary, with links to homework
**

### Homework collected here:

This is for reference only.

To see what is old, what is newly assigned, and when it is due, access the hwk
by link from the Class Diary
**Homework 1:**
pdf file ---
dvi file

**Homework 2:**
pdf file ---
dvi file

**Homework 3:**
pdf file ---
dvi file

It turned out that folks needed much more detailed hints for pblm 24:
pdf file ---
dvi file

Sol's for problems 31,32 may be useful for study material:
pdf file ---
dvi file

**Homework 4:**
pdf file ---
dvi file

### Some supplementary course material

4 pages on fundamentals about abstraction, as well as
a list of field, ring, and group axioms.
(Group axioms to be used only a few weeks later):

--- Fundamentals and Axioms:
pdf file ---
dvi file
2 pages: a historical perspective on arithmetic in number rings, referring
to Problem number 22 from Hwk sheet 3

--- The Begin of an Exciting Story:
pdf file ---
dvi file