Math 5616H: Honors Introduction to Analysis

Spring Semester 2013
Lectures: M W F 2:30--3:20 in Vincent H 207.


Robert Gulliver, Professor of Mathematics

Office Hours:

M F 3:35--4:25, W 11:15--12:20, in Vincent H 452.
Email: gulliver"at"


Principles of Mathematical Analysis 3rd Edition, by Walter Rudin.
McGraw-Hill, New York 1976.

First Problem Set, due W 6 February.
Second Problem Set, due W 20 February.
Third Problem Set, due W 6 March.
Fourth Problem Set, due W 27 March.
Fifth Problem Set, due W 10 April.
Sixth Problem Set, due W 24 April.
Seventh Problem Set, due W 8 May.

Midterm Exams

Exam I was given Friday, March 8.
It covered through page 158 of Rudin.
Here is the first midterm, with solutions.

Exam II was given Friday, April 19.
It covered pp. 159-171 of Chapter 7, Chapter 8 and pp. 204-228 of Chapter 9 of Rudin.
Here is the second midterm, with solutions.

Final Exam

will be given Tuesday, May 14, 1:30 -– 3:30 PM. Room: Vincent Hall 207.
Material covered will be as found in the text:
Chapters 1--5 as background; Chapter 6 except pp. 136--137; Chapter 7;
Chapter 8 except pp. 192--195; Chapter 9 except pp. 228--231;
and Chapter 11 except pp. 322--325.
Closed book, closed notes. However, you may bring a crib sheet
you have prepared, two one-sided pages, 8.5" x 11".
Calculators are permitted but not needed. No cell phones.

Some miscellaneous problems, with solutions, as review for the final:
Chapters 5 and 6.
Chapters 5, 6, and 7.
Chapters 7 and 8.
Chapters 7 and 8.
Chapter 8.
Chapter 8.
Chapter 9.
Suggested review problems for Chapter 11:
#2, p. 332; #5, p.332; and #16, p.334.

School of Mathematics
University of Minnesota
127 Vincent Hall
206 Church St. S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Gulliver's phone: (612) 625-1560
Email: gulliver"at"

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Updated March 27, 2013 by Robert Gulliver.