Class  Date  Quiz/Test/Assignment Due  Topics Covered (lecture notes, solutions to homework assignments, quiz solutions, and other materials are posted on the Course Materials page in Blackboard) 
1  Monday March 30  Note: no class on Tuesday, March 31.  Introduction to Math 482 Ch. 12: Introduction to Rings 
2  Thursday April 2  Ch. 12: Introduction to Rings Ch. 13: Integral Domains 

3  Friday April 3  Ch. 13: Integral Domains  
4  Monday April 6  Group presentations HW 1 Discussion 
Ch. 13: Integral Domains 
5  Tuesday April 7  Homework 1 Due Quiz 1 
Ch. 14: Ideals and Factor Rings 
6  Thursday April 9  Ch. 14: Ideals and Factor Rings  
7  Friday April 10  Ch. 14: Ideals and Factor Rings  
8  Monday April 13  Ch. 14: Ideals and Factor Rings  
9  Tuesday April 14  Group Presentations Homework 2 Discussion 

10  Thursday April 16  Homework 2 Due Quiz 2 
Ch. 15: Ring Homomorphisms 
11  Friday April 17  Ch. 15: Ring Homomorphisms  
12  Monday April 20  Ch. 15: Ring Homomorphisms  
13  Tuesday April 21  Exam 1 on Ch. 1214  Ch. 16: Polynomial Rings 
14  Thursday April 23  Ch. 16: Polynomial Rings  
15  Friday April 25  Ch. 16: Polynomial Rings  
16  Monday April 27  Homework 3 Due Group Presentations HW 4 Discussion 
Ch. 17: Factorization of Polynomials 
17  Tuesday April 28  Homework 4 Due Quiz 3 
Ch. 17: Factorization of Polynomials 
18  Thursday April 30  Ch. 17: Factorization of Polynomials  
19  Friday May 1  Ch. 17: Factorization of Polynomials  
20  Monday May 4  Group Presentations Homework 5 Discussion 
Ch. 18: Divisibility in Integral Domains 
21  Tuesday May 5  Group Presentations  Ch. 18: Divisibility in Integral Domains 
22  Thursday May 6  Homework 5 Due Quiz 4 
Ch. 18: Divisibility in Integral Domains 
23  Friday May 7  Ch. 18: Divisibility in Integral Domains  
24  Monday May 11  Ch. 20: Extension Fields  
25  Tuesday May 12  Group Presentations Homework 6 Discussion 
Ch. 20: Extension Fields 
26  Thursday May 14  Homework 6 Due Quiz 5 
Ch. 20: Extension Fields 
27  Friday May 15  Ch. 20: Extension Fields  
28  Monday May 18  Ch. 20: Extension Fields  
29  Tuesday May 19  Exam 2  
30  Thursday May 21  Ch. 20: Extension Fields Ch. 21: Algebraic Extensions 

31  Friday May 22  Note: No class on Monday May 25  Ch. 21: Algebraic Extensions 
32  Tuesday May 26  Ch. 21: Algebraic Extensions  
33  Thursday May 28  Group Presentations Homework 7 Discussion 
Ch. 21: Algebraic Extensions 
34  Friday May 29  Homework 7 Due Quiz 6 Qual Problem Presentations 

35  Monday June 1  Qual Problem Presentations 
Ch. 23: Geometric Constructions 
36  Tuesday June 2  Ch. 23: Geometric Constructions  
37  Thursday June 4  Ch. 23: Geometric Constructions  
38  Friday June 5  Ch. 23: Geometric Constructions 