# Linear and Discrete Mathematics

## Syllabus

- Course: Math 2602, Linear and Discrete Mathematics
- Time: TR 10:00am-11:45am
- Instructor: Jun Lu (Email: jlu39@math.gatech.edu; Office: Skiles 225A)
- TA: Ruidong Wang (Email: rwang49@math.gatech.edu; Office: Skiles 146A)
- Textbook: Linear and Discrete Mathematics, custom edition for Goergia Institute of Technology
- Office Hour: TR 1pm-2pm

## Grading

- Homework is assigned weekly, but not collected
- Four quizzes will be given in lectures, worth 5% each
- There will be two midterms, worth 20% each
- The final is comprehensive, worth 30%
- Recitation participation, worth 10%

## Tentative Schedule

- Week 1: Mathematical induction
- Week 2: Recursions
- Week 3: Principle of counting
- Week 4: Midterm 1, Permutations
- Week 5: Combinations and introduction to graphs
- Week 6: Trees
- Week 7: Path and circuits
- Week 8: Midterm 2, System of linear equations
- Week 9: Eigenvalues and eigenvectors
- Week 10: Review