## MAT 246 — Week 12

**Problem Set #3 is due this Friday. No office hours tomorrow.
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**Exam Office Hours:**

- Thursday April 6th 12-2pm in HU 1009
- Tuesday April 11th 12-2pm in HU 1009

**Additional Resources:**

- Euclid’s Big Problem by Numberphile. (With Toronto graduate, Z. Dancso!)

**Notes:**

The notes are available here.

## MAT 246 — Week 10

** Quiz 5 is this week.**

**Additional resources:**

- Euclid’s Elements by David E. Joyce of Clark U.
- Euclid’s Elements on Wikipedia
- The Parallel Postulate on Cut-The-Knot
- Ditching the Fifth Postulate by Numberphile

**Notes:**

The notes are available here.

## MAT 246 — Week 9

Midterm #2 is this Friday.

**Additional resources:**

- Cantor-Bernstein on Wikipedia
- Cantor’s diagonal argument on Wikipedia
- Pi is smaller than 22/7 on Wikipedia
- Cantor-Bernstein on Cut-the-Knot

**Notes:**

The notes are available here.

## MAT 246 — Week 8

Term test #2 will be on Friday, March 17th.

**Additional resources:**

- Professor Burbulla’s notes on Chapter 10
- Hilbert’s Hotel from TED-Ed

**Notes:**

The notes are available here.

## MAT 246 — Week 7

Problem Set #2 is due on Friday.

**Additional resources:**

- Professor Burbulla’s notes on Chapter 10
- Sets on Wikibooks
- Union and Intersection on Khan Academy
- Infinity is bigger than you think from Numberphile
- A Heirarchy of Infinities from PBS Infinite Series

**Notes:**

The notes are available here.

## MAT 246 — Week 6

**Quiz 3 is this week. Please write it in your tutorial.**

**Additional resources:**

- Dimensions Chapter 5 — The Complex Numbers
- Dimensions Chapter 6 — The Mandelbrot Set
- Professor Burbulla’s notes on Chapter 9 are available.
- The Complex Numbers on Wikipedia
- De Moivre’s Formula on Wikipedia
- The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra from Khan Academy
- Polar and rectangular forms from Khan Academy
- The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra from Numberphile

**Notes:**

The notes for this week are available here.

## MAT 246 — Week 5

**Test 1 is this Friday. Make sure your calendar is free. Good luck!**

**Additional resources:**

- A realistic example of RSA from Doctrina
- The Original Paper by R.L. Rivest, A. Shamir, and L. Adleman
- The RSA Cryptosystem on Wikipedia
- Irrational numbers on Wikipedia
- The RSA Cryptosystem from Khan Academy
- Rational and Irrational Numbers from Khan Academy

**Notes:**

The notes are available here.

## MAT 246 — Week 4

**Quiz 2 is this week. Please write it in your tutorial.**

**Office hours: 12-2pm Wednesday in HU 1009.**

**Additional resources:**

- Euclidean Algorithm Example Generator by Alex Fink
- Professor Burbulla’s notes are available here: Chapter 5 and Chapter 7
- The Euclidean Algorithm on Wikipedia
- Wilson’s Theorem on Wikipedia
- Fermat’s Theorem on Wikipedia
- Greatest common divisor from Khan Academy
- The Euclidean Algorithm from Khan Academy

**Notes:**

The notes are available here.

## MAT 246 — Week 3

**Problem Set 1 due this Friday. Please hand it in by 2pm in the PG Math Aid Center.**

**Office hours: Tuesdays 12-2pm in HU 1009.**

**Additional resources:**

- Modular Arithmetic on Wikipedia
- Professor Burbulla’s notes are availabl here: Chapter 3 and Chapter 4.
- The Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic on Wikipedia
- Euclid Book 7 Propositions 30-32 from Clark University
- Modular Arithmetic from Khan Academy

**Notes:**

The notes are available here. (*Update*: The notes are now readable.)

## MAT 246 — Week 2

**Quiz 1 is this week. Please write it in your tutorial. Problem Set 1 Draft 1 has been posted. **

**Additional resources:**

- Professor Burbulla’s lecture notes on Chapter 2
- Wikipedia on mathematical induction
- Wikibooks on proof by induction

**Notes:**

The notes are available here.

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