Math 32101: Elementary Topology
     Class Number: 22005

Meets:    MW 3:00 - 4:15 in LD 002
Final Exam:    Friday, May 8, 3:30p - 5:30p
Carl Cowen
    Office:  LD 224P
    E-mail:  ccowen "at" iupui "dot" edu
    Phone:   278-8846
    FAX:     274-3460

Office Hours:
    M 12:15-1:15, Tu 11:00-12:00, Th 11:40-1:00, or by appointment


  • Syllabus
  • Sample Reading Problem
  • Problems Not In Textbook

         Class Schedule
  • January 13   Read Syllabus
       No Class Wednesday, January 15 
       No Class Monday, January 20, Martin Luther King Day 
    January 22   For each network on pg 31 of Arnold,
                  find path traversing network or prove there is none
                 pg 36 Arnold: 1, 2, 3, 4ab, 5
    January 29   pg 37 Arnold: 6, 8
                 pg 42 Arnold: 1, 3, 4
                   Extra: How many arcs need to be removed from the Pentagon
                     network to make it planar?
    February 5   pg 47 Arnold: 3, 4, 6, 8  For the map you drew in 8, 
                                             color it with 4 (or fewer) colors.
                 pg 53 Arnold: 9  Imagining the 6 networks in Figure 3.11 form one,
                                     not connected, network in the plane, show
                                     how to color all these maps at once.
    
    February 3   Read sections 1 and 2 of Chapter 3 in Arnold
    February 12  pg 62 Kasriel: 1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    February 19  pg 65 Kasriel: 4
                 PNIT (see above) Problems 1, 2, 3
    February 26  pg 73 Kasriel: 5, 6    pg 77 Kasriel: 3, 5
                 PNIT (see above) Problem 4
                 Reading Problem 1
    March 4      For Discussion: pg 85 Kasriel: 4, 5, 6  pg 87 Kasriel: 1, 3
    
    



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