MTH 4910

Introduction to Set-Theoretic Topology
Spring 2018

Instructor: Dr. David Rosenthal
Office: SJH 334C
Office hours: Mondays 9:15-10:30am

Thursdays 1:30-3:15pm
Phone: (718) 990-2338
Email: rosenthd@stjohns.edu

Download Course Outline here: [pdf]


 
** Midterm Exam: Thursday, March 15 **




Homework Assignments

Textbook: Introduction to Topology: Pure and Applied, by Colin Adams and Robert Franzosa

As the famous mathematician Paul Halmos once said:
 
"The only way to learn mathematics is to do mathematics."


1.  Due Monday, February 12
5.  Due Friday, April 6
Chapter 1: 1.1, 1.9, 1.10, 1.13, 1.16, 1.18
Chapter 3: 3.25, 3.33(a)(b)(c)(k), 3.41


2.  Due Tuesday, March 6
6.  Due Tuesday, April 17
Chapter 1: 1.31, 1.38
Chapter 4: 4.9, 4.26(a), 4.29, 4.36
Chapter 2: 2.3, 2.8(a), 2.13(a)(c)(f)(g)


7.  Due Friday, April 27
3.  Due Tuesday, March 13
Chapter 5: 5.2, 5.5, 5.33(b)
Chapter 2: 2.16, 2.24(a)(c)(f)(g), 2.25, 2.26, 2.28(g), 2.34


Final Problem Set (Due Monday, May 7)
4.  Due Friday, March 23

Chapter 3: 3.4, 3.7, 3.10, 3.18, 3.20, 3.22(b)


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