TTh 9:00 - 10:15 am, 360 Physical Sciences Center

Take-home Exam I: Due Oct. 19

Take-home Exam II: Due Nov. 30

Final Exam: December 13, 8:00 - 10:00 am

Office Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 2:30 - 3:30, and by appointment

Textbook:
*Algebraic Topology* by
Allen Hatcher. This is
available for free at his website, but the printed edition is
inexpensive ($34, for 550 pages) and worth having.

Grading scheme: homework: 20%, exams I, II: 25% each, final exam: 30%

Some homework problems:

- For Sept. 14: Chapter 0: 1, *6, 10, 15, 16, 17, 23
- For Oct. 5: Section 1.2: 3, 9, 10, 14
- For Nov. 7: Section 2.1: 4, 6, 7

Jan. 18: Solutions to the final exam are here.

Nov. 30: School is closed again tomorrow, so you can turn in your exams on Monday.

Nov. 30: Since school is closed today, you can leave your exams in my mailbox tomorrow (in the fourth floor office).

Nov. 21: The second take-home exam is here. If you have any questions, feel free to ask me. (I decided to scrap problem 31 - it seemed a little pointless.)

Oct. 30: I will be out of town later this week and Dr. Özaydin will teach Thursday's class. Since I will be away, I will not be able to hold office hours on Wednesday or Thursday.

Oct. 26: Solutions to the first exam are here.

Oct. 9: The first take-home exam will be due on **Thursday
October 19**. The exam is here.

Oct. 2: There was some confusion about the due date for the most recent homework. So, it is now due Oct. 5 (thursday).

Sep. 25: I will be out of town this week starting on tuesday afternoon. So, we will have class tomorrow (tuesday) but not on thursday. For the same reason, I will not be holding office hours this week.