Math 2135: Linear Algebra—Winter 2006
Basics
 Lecture Room: LSC C208
 Lecture Times: MWF 13:35–14:25
 Instructor: Jeff Egger
 Office: Chase 205
 Office hours:
 Monday 14:30–15:30
 Tuesday 10:30–11:30
 Thursday 13:30–14:30
or by appointment
 Email: {jegger}{at}{mathstat}{dot}{dal}{dot}{ca}
Textbooks
 Required Text: Schaum's Outline of Linear Algebra, 3rd edition,
by S. Lipschutz and M.L. Lipson.
 Optional Text: Linear Algebra (and its applications), 3rd edition,
by D.C. Lay.
Evaluation
Term work will consist of two tests (dates below) and ten quizzes.
Homework may also be assigned, but only as preparation for quizzes
and tests; it will therefore not be graded.
Calculators will not be permitted on any quiz, test or on the final
exam.
 Quizzes: (15%) every Wednesday when there is not a test
 Tests: (35%) Wednesday, 8 February 2006 and
Wednesday, 22 March 2006
 Final: (50%) to be scheduled by registrar
Numberletter conversion
A+=95–100
 A=90–94
 A=85–89

B+=80–84
 B=75–79
 B=70–74

C+=65–69
 C=60–64
 C=55–59

D=50–54
 F=0–49

Students with Disabilities
Students with disabilities should register as quickly as possible at
Student Accessibility Services if they want to receive academic
accommodations. To do so please phone 4942836, email
disabilities@dal.ca,
or drop in at the Killam, G28.
Plagiarism Policy
Plagiarism is considered a serious academic offence which may lead to
loss of credit, suspension or expulsion from the University, or even
the revocation of a degree. Please read the Policy on Intellectual
Honesty contained in the Calendar or on the Dalhousie web site at:
http://www.registrar.dal.ca/calendar/ug/UREG.htm#12