Times: | Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:40-2:55 |
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Room: | University Hall B-650 |

Instructor: | Soroosh Yazdani |

Office: | University Hall C-540 |

This class will cover some of the basic materials in elementary number theory. Some of the topics covered in this course are

- Unique factorization theorem (Fundamental theorem of arithmetic)
- Division algorithm
- Euclid's algorithm
- Linear diophantine equations
- Congruences
- Chinese Remainder Theorem
- Fermat's little theorem
- Quadratic Reciprocity
- Cryptography
- Pythagorean triples

The grading scheme for this class will be

- 15% homeworks
- 25% midterm
- 60% final

Homeworks:

- Homework 1 (Solutions).
- Homework 2 (Solutions).
- Homework 3 (Solutions).
- Homework 4 (Solutions).
- Homework 5 (Solutions).
- Homework 6 (Solutions).
- Homework 7 (Solutions).
- Homework 8 (Solutions).
- Homework 9 (Extra homework.. won't be graded.)
- Homework 10 (Solutions).
- Homework 11 (Solutions).

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