Discussion of Worksheet (in groups)
|Prerequisites: Chapter 0,"Are you ready" sheet, Intro sheet.|
Read Chapters 1 and 2
|First week of class.|
|01/30||3. Finite Groups and Subsets||Tuesday: Read Ch3 up to end of "Subgroup tests"|
Thursday: Read to end of Ch3
|02/06||4. Cyclic Groups||Tuesday: Read to end of Theorem 4.1 and its corollaries. |
Thursday: No class
|Class cancelled 02/09|
|02/13||4. Cyclic groups||Tuesday: Read up to end of Theorem 4.2 and its corollaries.|
Thursday: Read to end of Chapter 4.
|02/20||5. Permutation Groups||Tuesday: Read Ch3 up to start of "Cycle Notation"|
Thursday: Read Ch5 up to Theorem 5.4.
|02/27||5. Permutation Groups|
|Tuesday: Read Ch5 up to Table 5.1|
Thursday: Read Ch6 up to Cayley's Theorem.
Thursday: Read Ch6 up to Automorphisms
|03/13||Spring Break||Tuesday: The Very Hungry Caterpillar|
Thursday: When is a group isomorphic to a proper subgroup?
|Have a good one!|
7. Cosets and Lagrange's Theorem
|Tuesday: To the end of Ch6|
Thursday: Read Ch7 up to Lagrange's Theorem
|03/27||7. Cosets and Lagrange's Theorem|
8. External Direct Products
|Tuesday: Read to end of Ch7|
Thursday: Read Ch8 up to Corollary 2 to Theorem 8.2
|04/03||8. External Direct Products|
9. Normal Subgroups and Factor Groups
|Tuesday: Read to end of Ch8|
Thursday: Read Ch9 up to section on Factor Groups