Semester: 2019 - 2020 Spring

Instructors: Dr. Inst. Özlem DEFTERLÄ° (Office: R220) (Section 01 & 02)

Office Hours: Tuesday 13:20-14:10 ; Wednesday 09:20-11:10 (Office: R220)

Catalogue Description: Systems of linear equations. Matrices. Algebraic properties of matrix operations. Special types of matrices. Echelon form of a matrix. Solving linear systems by Gauss-Jordan reduction. Finding the inverse of a matrix by row reduction. Equivalent matrices. Determinants. Properties of determinants. Cofactor expansion. Inverse of a matrix (via its determinant). Other applications of determinants (Cramer's rule). Vectors in the plane and in 3-space. Vector spaces. Subspaces. Span and linear independence. Basis and dimension. Row space. Null space.  Nullity and rank of a matrix. Homogeneous systems. Change of basis. Transition matrices. Orthogonalization. Linear transformations.  Kernel and range of a linear transformation.

Textbook:  Elementary Linear Algebra with Applications, 9th ed., B. Kolman and D. R. Hill, Pearson, 2008.

Reference Book: Elementary Linear Algebra with Supplemental Applications, International Student Version, 10th ed., H. Anton and C. Rorres, Wiley, 2010.

Evaluation Criteria:  %35 Midterm, %10 Webonline Quiz,  %55 Final.

Updated Exam Dates:   Re-scheduled according to Online education during Corona Pandemi!!

Webonline Quiz 1 : April 29, Wednesday at 14:00-14:30

Webonline Quiz 2 : May 27, Wednesday at 14:00-14:30

Midterm : 06.05.2020 Wednesday 17:30-18:30 (Webonline)

FINAL 19.06.2020 Friday 10:00-11:00 (Webonline)

Make-Up: will be done after Final exam and the exact date will be announced accordingly! 

RESIT EXAM: 06.07.2020 Monday 09:30-11:00


Attendance will be taken in each class (after the add-drop date is over.) Minimum 50% of attendance is compulsory.

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