Math 240 Spring 2013
The regular uniform final examination
will be held Saturday May 11, 1:30 - 3:30 pm,
in a location
determined by who your TA is -- see the link at
The alternate final examination will be held
Sunday May 12, 1:30-3:30 in
Room 1202 of EGR (Building 088, Engineering)
which is next to the math building.
You must be signed up with me ahead of time to take it,
as discussed in class.
HERE FOR THE LIST of students
who have signed up.
Final Exam solutions
Exam 3 solutions
Exam 2 solutions   Exam 2
Schedule of work
Homework assignments (not including MATLAB)
(Math Department online archive of past exams)
MATLAB tutoring hours for Spring 2013
Project 1 (due in section Tuesday Feb. 12)
Project 2 (due in section Tuesday March 5)
Project 3 (due in section Tuesday April 9)
Project 4 (due in section Tuesday April 23)
Sample tests for midterm exams :
See my past MATH 240 (and MATH 461) Exams on Testbank.
I also recommend the sample exams
of Justin Wyss-Gallifent:
Exam 1 : Justin's sample exams
1 and 2
Exam 2 : Justin's sample exams
1 and 2
Exam 3 : Justin's sample exams
1 and 2 ,
** Exam 3, sample 1, question 4 part b:
also assume that the
vectors u1, u2, u3 are nonzero.
** Exam 3, sample 2, question 1 part b:
the stated condition should be |a| >= |b|
(not a >= b).
Supplementary Course Materials:
Similarity of two by two matrices
How matrices multiply finite
For basic background on complex numbers and series
(which you are assumed to have), see
notes on complex numbers and series
from the math department's
Calculus II web page .
Home page of M. Boyle