MAT3166: ASSIGNMENT #3
DUE IN CLASS ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2011
Part I: Exercises in Number Theory
Sections refer to the textbook, for your information and reference. If you consult an outside source,
cite it, and you must close that book/website and w
MAT3166: ASSIGNMENT #2
DUE IN CLASS ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2011
CORRECTED VERSION OF SEPTEMBER 28TH.
Part I: Exercises in Number Theory
Exercise numbers refer to the textbook, for your information. Answers are not dicult to nd, of
course, but you will gain
MAT3166: ASSIGNMENT #4
DUE IN CLASS ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2011
Sections refer to the textbook, for your information and reference. If you consult an outside source,
cite it, and you must close that book/website and write up your solution by yourself, wi
MAT3166: ASSIGNMENT #3 PART III PROJECT UPDATE
DUE VIA EMAIL ON NOVEMBER 13, 2011
Part III: Project update due November 13th
(Team projects: please increase estimates by 150%.)
Your nal project will consist of at least 5 pages in the format and style of t
MAT3166: ASSIGNMENT #5
SOLUTIONS
Reminders: Final project is due (via email as a pdf le, or on paper if you like) by December
16th. Our nal exam is scheduled Wednesday, December 21, 2011 from 14:00 to 17:00 in Desmarais
Building (DMS) room 1120. It will c
MAT3166: ASSIGNMENT #2
DUE IN CLASS ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2011
CORRECTED VERSION OF SEPTEMBER 28TH.
Part I: Exercises in Number Theory
Exercise numbers refer to the textbook, for your information. Answers are not dicult to nd, of
course, but you will gain
MAT3166: MIDTERM EXAMINATION FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2011
PROFESSOR: MONICA NEVINS
No books, notes; no electronic devices except basic calculators. Please answer all questions in the
booklets provided. You may use the backs of the pages in the booklet, or an
Chapter 1
Introduction
Number theory is an ancient area of mathematics. Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855), whose work denes where elementary number theory turned into modern number theory, is quoted (by G.H. Hardy,
in A Mathematicians Apology (1940) as say
MAT3166: ASSIGNMENT #1
DUE IN CLASS ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
Part I: Exercises in Number Theory
Exercise numbers refer to the textbook, for your information. Answers are not dicult to nd, of
course, but you will gain more from the experience if you t
MAT3166: ASSIGNMENT #1
DUE IN CLASS ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
Part I: Exercises in Number Theory
Exercise numbers refer to the textbook, for your information. Answers are not dicult to nd, of
course, but you will gain more from the experience if you t
MAT3166: SECOND MIDTERM WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2011
PROFESSOR: MONICA NEVINS
No books, notes; no electronic devices except basic calculators. Please answer all questions
in the booklets provided. You may use the backs of the pages in the booklet, or an