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

Test

Final Project