# MATH2040A/B - Linear Algebra II - 2014/15

Course Name:
Course Year:
2014/15
Term:
2

### Announcement

• HW posted. No need to hand in your HW.
• Review on simple questions: Jan 29 Thu 7:30pm-9pm LSB LT4
• Review on Midterm I :Feb 5 Thu 7:30pm-9pm LSB LT4
• Midterm up to Lecture 8 Sect 1, Textbook Sect 1.3 to 2.4
• Office hr: Monday 2:30 to 4pm, Tue 4:15 to 5:45
• Tutorial ex 6 has been posted. If you decide not to attend tutorial, you can hand it in on Mar 2 Mon before 5pm. Instruction is given in the file. [Download file]
• Review: Mar 12 7:30-9:00pm LSB LT2
• Five set of questions for midterm II are posted. A review note will be posted.
• I reserve rooms MMW707 Mar 16 Mon, 3:30-5:00 and LHC G04 Mar 17 Tue 4:00-6:00. You can study in the classroom and I will be there in case your have qusetions. .
• You can also get help from mathgym Mathgym website
• Tutorial ex 12 has been posted. Students from Tue TA session can hand it in on Thu. [Download file]
• Final review (printable version, same as the powerpoint version above) [Download file]

### General Information

#### Lecturer

• Charles Li
• Office: LSB218
• Tel: 3943-7974
• Email:

#### Teaching Assistant

• Cho Ki Kit Edward
• Office: Room 233, LSB
• Tel: 3943 7956
• Email:
• Zuo Cheng
• Office: Room 222C, LSB
• Tel: 3943 8570
• Email:
• Gu Dalin
• Email:

#### Time and Venue

• Lecture: 2040A: Tu 2:30-4:15 YCL G04, Th 12:30-1:15 LSB LT2, 2040B 12:30-1:15 LSB LT5, 2:30-4:15 LSB LT5

### Course Description

This is a continuation of MATH1030. Topics include: linear mapping and its matrix representation, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, inner product spaces, Gram-Schmidt process, Jordan canonical forms.

### Textbooks

• Friedberg, Insel, Spence, Linear Algebra, 4th edition, Prentice Hall

### Assessment Scheme

 Tutorial: You have to attend at least 8 tutorials session. Each tutorial accounts for 1pt. 8% Midterm 1: Feb 10 Tue 7:30 - 9:30 pm LSB LT1 18.5% Midterm 2: Mar 17 Tue 7:30 - 9:30 pm LSB LT1 18.5% Final 55%

Last updated: April 16, 2015 14:11:03