Lecture 2: Polynomial Algebra

Date:  Jan. 12

Background Material and Further Resources

Reading

Topics

  1. Go over assignment 1
  2. Computing time of the Euclidean Algorithm
  3. Extended Euclidean algorithm and modular inverses
  4. Polynomial Rings
  5. Euclidean Domains
  6. Field of fractions
  7. Integral and multivariate polynomial gcds

Maple Worksheet

Assignment

The assignment description contains a summary of the material introduced in this lecture.
Created: Jan. 12, 2000 by jjohnson@mcs.drexel.edu