# CS3411/M3411 2000

### General Information

The course meeting time is 8:30MWF. For official detail see the Department Handbook.

The textbook is Numerical Analysis by Burden and Faires. We will cover all of chapters 1-7, and perhaps part of Chapter 8.

There will be written and programming assignments, including use of the computer algebra system MAPLE. The test will be held on October 27 in class.

Grades will be assigned with approximately the following weights:

• Assignments: 30
• Midterm Test: 20
• Final Exam: 50

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## Assignments

#### Assignment 1 - Due Sept. 29.

From the text: 1.1: 10,18; 1.2: 4 a), c),20 a); 1.3: 6 a), c).

Suggested additional exercises (most have answers at the back of the text): 1.1: 3,9,19,21,25; 1.2: 3,7,17,25; 1.3: 1,5,8,11,13

#### Assignment 2 - Due October 11.

From the text: 2.1: 14; 2.2: 12,18; 2.3: 14; 2.4: 6.

When you use a text implementation of an algorithm say what system you used and provide a printout of the run.

Other suggested problems: 2.1: 5,9,13,17; 2.2: 3,9,13,17; 2.3: 5,7,15,17,21,25; 2.4: 3,5,9

#### Assignment 3 - Due October 23.

From the text: 2.5: 10 a), c); 2.6: 6; 3.1: 8,18; 3.2: 4; 3.3: 4 a).

Other suggested problems: 2.5: 1,5,9,13,17; 2.6: 5,9; 3.1: 3,5,11,15,17; 3.2: 3,7,9,13; 3.3:3,5,7.

#### Assignment 4 - Due November 17.

From the text: 3.4: 16; 3.5: 3 a), c); 4.1: 12 a); 4.3: 4 a-d

When you use a text implementation of an algorithm say what system you used and provide a printout of the run.

#### Assignment 5 - Due December 1.

From the text: 4.4: 8 a),b), 18; 4.5: 4; 5.1: 2 a), c); 5.2: 2 a), 10; 5.3: 6 a), b); 5.4: 4 a) 12 a).

Suggested problems: 4.4: 5, 11, 17; 4.5: 3, 7, 11; 5.1 5, 7; 5.2: 5, 7, 11(only if you are a non-conformist); 5.3: 3, 5; 5.4: 7, 11, 13;

and the left out parts of problems assigned above.