**Course Overview:
**This course includes the study of vectors in the plane and space, systems of linear equations, matrices, determinants, vectors, vector spaces, linear transformations, inner products, eigenvalues and eigenvectors.

**Lectures:**

- Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
- Determinants
- General Vector Spaces
- Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors

### MAIN TEXTBOOK:

- Elementary Linear Algebra: Applications Version, 11th Edition, by Howard Anton and Chris Rorres.

**Class time and Location:
**Saturday and Monday 08:00-09:30 AM (Fall 2015), Room 204/1.

**Prerequisites:**

General mathematical sophistication and calculus.

**Grading: **

- Homework – 10%
- Midterm – 40%
- Endterm – 50%

**Homework**:

Pages 22-25: 1(e), 2(b), 3(b), 23(a), 30, 40, 42

Pages 40-51: 31, 32, 33, 34, 36, 45, 46, 47, 49

Page 60: 31, 32, 33

Page 67: 21, 22, 23, 24

Page 73-74: 34, 40, 44, 45, 46, 47

Pages 82-83: 16, 25, 32

Page 112: 40, 41, 42

Page 128: 36, 37, 38, 39

**Questions?**

I’ll be having office hours for this course on Tuesday 8:00–09:00 AM. If this isn’t convenient, email me at hhaji@sbu.ac.ir or talk to me after class.