Math 25900: Algebra Spring 2018
All homeworks are posted as pdf and TeX files. The listed exercises should be handed in on the first Monday following the date they are listed unless otherwise indicated. If you are reading this now, it should be pretty accurate, since it has already mostly happened.

Assignments   Last updated: May 13, 2018

Lecture # Date Topic(s) Sections Homework
1 Mon 3/26 Algebraic Extensions 13.1 HW1.pdf; HW1.tex
2 Wed 3/28 Algebraic Extensions 13.2  
3 Fri 3/30 Algebraic Extensions 13.2  
4 Mon 4/2 Splitting fields 13.4 HW2.pdf; HW2.tex
5 Wed 4/4 Splitting fields 13.4  
6 Fri 4/6 Separable & inseparable extensions 13.5  
7 Mon 4/9 Finite fields 13.5 HW3.pdf; HW3.tex
8 Wed 4/11 Algebraic Closures 13.4  
HT Fri 4/13 MIDTERM
9 Mon 4/16 Fundamental Theorem 14.2 HW4.pdf; HW4.tex
10 Wed 4/18 Fundamental Theorem 14.2  
11 Fri 4/20 Fundamental Theorem 14.2  
12 Mon 4/23 Fundamental Theorem 14.2 HW5.pdf; HW5.tex
13 Wed 4/25 Fundamental Theorem    
14 Fri 4/27 Cyclotomic and abelian extensions    
15 Mon 4/30 Cyclotomic and abelian extensions 14.5 HW6.pdf; HW6.tex
16 Wed 5/2 Cyclotomic and abelian extensions 14.5  
HT Fri 5/4 MIDTERM
17 Mon 5/7 Straightedge and Compass 13.3 HW7.pdf; HW7.tex
18 Wed 5/9 Examples    
19 Fri 5/11 Galois Groups of towers    
20 Mon 5/14 Galois Groups of Radical Extensions 14.7 HW8.pdf; HW8.tex
21 Wed 5/16 Solvable Groups, Insolvability of the Quintic 6.1, 14.7  
22 Fri 5/18 Computation of Galois Groups over Q 14.6  
23 Mon 5/21 Kummer Theory   HW9.pdf; HW9.tex
24 Wed 5/23 Kummer Theory 14.8  
25 Fri 5/25 Advanced Topics 14.8  
NO CLASS Mon 5/28 NO CLASS - MEMORIAL DAY
26 Wed 5/30 Advanced Topics    
  Thur 5/31-
Mon 6/4
Reading Period - NO LECTURES
Review TBA Review session, TBA
FINAL 6/5
10:30-12:30
Final examination 10:30-12:30