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Description. Math 220B is the second quarter of the year-long
graduate algebra sequence. It is an introduction to rings and
Grading. The plan is to cover Chapters 2 and 4 of Grove. Weekly
homework assignments will be given. Your grade will be determined by
homework scores (including, possibly, some quizzes), a midterm and a
final exam. The final will most likely be take-home. The weights of
each of these are as follows.
Homework/Etc. Midterm Final
50% 20% 30%
Make-ups: Make-ups for exams will only be given with
documented University-approved excuses (see University Regulations).
ADA. Students with disabilities can get assistance from the
Disabled Students Program Office (893-2668). I'm happy to work with
them and with you.
Copyright Information. Please note that all written and web
materials for this course have an implied copyright. In particular,
you can xerox (or download) for your own use, but you may not
reproduce them for others.