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Math 314: Graph Theory
Lecture:

TR 11:00am–12:15pm.

001 Carver Hall.
Office hours:

379 Carver Hall.

Monday 8:3010:00am and 4:00–5:30pm.
Textbook:
A first course in graph theory, by Gary Chartrand and Ping Zhang.
Schedule and assignments

Homework assignments are due by the beginning of the lecture on the date by which they are posted (table below).

The preferred submission type is on paper before the class begins.

If you are unable to attend class when an assignment is due, you can email your assignment to sanmarco@iastate.edu.

Your submission must be a single .pdf file. Please include MATH 314 and the homework number in the subject line.


Late submissions will incur a 1% penalty per minute of being late.
Dates  Topics  Lec(blank)  Lec(filled)  HW(pdf)  HW(sols) 

Jun 17  Crash course on sets, functions and relations  Lec01  
Jun 19  Juneteenth (No class)  HW00  
Jun 21  Introduction, topological spaces (§12)  Lec02  
Jun 24  Bases and subbases (§13)  Lec03  
Jun 26  Bases and subbases (§13). The box topology (§15, 19)  Lec04  HW01  
Jun 28  The box and product topologies (§15, 19)  Lec05  
July 1  Continuous functions (§18)  Lec06  
July 3  More on continuous functions (§18)  Lec07  HW02  
July 5  Metric spaces (§20)  Lec08  
July 8  More on metric spaces (§20)  Lec09  
July 10  Sequences and convergence (§17)  Lec10  HW03  
July 12  Hausdorff spaces, first countable spaces (§17, 21)  Lec11  
July 15  The quotient topology (§22)  Lec12  
July 17  More on the quotient topology (§22)  Lec13  HW04  
July 19  Quotient spaces: examples (§22)  Lec14  
July 22  Practice midterm  PMidterm  Solutions  
July 24  Midterm  
July 26  Connected spaces (§23)  Lec17  
July 29  Connectedness in the real line (§24)  Lec18  
July 31  Pathconnectedness Connected spaces (§24)  Lec19  HW05  
Aug 2  Compact spaces (§26)  Lec20  
Aug 5  Compact spaces continued (§26)  Lec21  
Aug 7  Compactness in the real line (§27)  Lec22  HW06  
Aug 9  Sequential and local compactness (§28, 29)  
Aug 12  
Aug 14  Review for the final  HW07  
Aug 16  Final Exam 
Source files for assignments
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