WELCOME TO MAT 515

Time and place: Monday, Wednesday at 4:25 PM in Physics room P128
Introduction: The course will be concerned with plane geometry, and some related subjects, from both an axiomatic and intuitive point of view. The goal will be to give the students the necessary background to be good teachers.
Text Book: Algebra and Geometry by HungHsi Wu Published by the American Mathematical Society, 2020 375pages
Instructor:  Prof. David Ebin Math Tower 5107 tel. 6328283 Email: ebin@math.stonybrook.edu Office Hours: M. and W. 3:004:20 or by appointment Assistant: Yi Wang, For office hours and contact information, see: http://www.math.stonybrook.edu/cards/wangyi.html 
Homework: Homework will be assigned every week. There may be both problem and reading assignments Doing the homework is a fundamental part of the course work. Problems should be handed in in lecture, and reading assignments should be completely in time for the appropriate lecture to facilitate class discussions.
1st
assignment: Reading
and problem assignment due Sept. 1 : Read pages 209 216 (briefly)
and read 216 to 235 in Ich41 which
was sent to you by email.
2nd assignment: Due 9/8/21. Problems 3, 4, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 on page 236 of Ich41.
3rd assignment: Due 9/15/21 page 257, problems 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
4th assignment: Due 9/27/21 Pages 278 and 279, problems 1 to 10
5th assignment: Due 10/4/21 Page 265, problems 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 10th assignment:
11th assignment:
12th assignment:
13th (and last) assignment:
Grading Policy: The overall numerical grade will be computed by the formula 20% Homework + 20 % Student Lecture + 20% class participation + 40% Final ExamFinal Exam: Wednesday, December 8, 8:3011:00 PM
FINAL EXAM REVIEW: Exam Review
Special Needs: If you have a physical,
psychological, medical or learning disability that may impact on your
ability to carry out assigned course work, I would urge you to contact
the staff in the Disabled Student Services office (DDS), Room 113,
humanities, 6326748/TTD. DSS will review your concerns and
determine, with you, what accommodations are necessary and
appropriate. All information and documentation of disabilities is
confidential.