# MA 351
Elementary Linear Algebra

## S Y L L A B U S

### Office: KT 290, tel. (260) 481-6382

### Ofice hours: MW
10:30-11:00 and 4:00-4:30 p.m.; TR 10:00-10:30 a.m.

### Book: * Elementary Linear Algebra *by Howard Anton, 9th ed.2

### Course description: MA 351 is an introductory course in
Linear Algebra and its Applications. I will cover Chapters 1-7 from the book. The
topics are *systems of linear equations, matrices, determinants, vector
spaces,* and *eigenvalues and eigenvectors*. Different applications
will be discussed. As a tool we shall use the Computer Algebra System *Maple*.

### Grading: There will be 7 graded homework
assignments and 3 quizzes, three hourly tests, and a Final exam.

Quizzes + Graded Homework - 100
pts.

3 tests - 300 pts

Final - 150 pts

### The grading scale is given
below:

A 90 -100%;

B 80-89%;

C 70-79%;

D 60-69%