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Math 22 Theory of Numbers (Spring 2000)

Basic Info

Time and Place: MWF 1:10, Goodrich 309
Instructor: Peter Saveliev
Office: Goodrich 103
Office Hours: Tuesday 3-6, Thursday 2-5, or by appointment, or any time I am there (my full schedule)
Office Phone: x6306
Home Phone: 361-1748 (9 a.m. - 8 p.m.)
E-mail: saveliep
Mailbox: Math/Chem office, Goodrich 107
Text: Elementary Number Theory by Jones and Jones
Homework: due weekly (please, staple!), each Friday unless specified otherwise
Grade Breakdown:
homework: 30% (1 may be dropped)
exams: 20% each (2)
final exam: 30%
Letter Grades: A: 90-100, B: 80-89, C: 70-79, D: 60-69, F: <60


From the catalogue:

222. Theory of Numbers (Old Number MAT 22)

A study of elementary number theory. Topics include divisibility, congruences, properties of prime numbers, number theoretic functions, diophantine equations, and additional selected topics. Prerequisite: Mathematics 112 or consent of the instructor.

One course credit, spring semester. Intermediate.