Markus Schmidmeier • Mathematical Sciences • Florida Atlantic University All problem numbers refer to our textbook by I.N. Herstein, Topics in Algebra. ## Introductory Abstract Algebra II

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Rings and ideals 3.5/ 1-4 just something to warm up Rings of quotients 3.6/ 3, 4, 5 Friday, January 10 Euclidean rings 3.6/ 5(d), 3.7/ 2, 3, 4 Friday, January 17 The Gaussian integers 3.8/ 3, 4, 5, 6 Friday, January 24 Polynomial rings 3.9/ 2, 3, 5 Friday, January 31 Polynomial rings 3.10/ 3, 4, 5 Friday, February 7 Modules 4.5/ 6, 7, 8, 9 Friday, February 14 Field extensions 5.1/ 3, 4, 5 Friday, February 28 midterm examFriday, February 21 Algebraic numbers 5.1/ 10, 15; 5.2/ 1, 2 Friday, March 14 (π-Day) Roots 5.3/ 1, 2, 4, 5 Friday, March 21 Constructions with straightedge and compass 5.4/ 1, 3, 5, 6 Friday, March 28 Constructions II 5.4/ 7, 9, 12, 13 Friday, April 4 Galois Theory 5.6/ 1, 6, 8, 17 Friday, April 18

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