The following is the list of sections from
the book that students are expected to read, for CMSC/MATH 456 in
Fall 2011.
- Chapter 1.
- All of Chapter 2 EXCEPT Section 2.4.
- All of Chapter 3 EXCEPT Section 3.2.2.
- Sections 4.1, 4.2, 4,3, 4.4, 4.5, and 4.6.
- Only Construction 4.15 from Sec. 4.7.1 (proof not necessary).
- Chapter 5: pages 159-165 only.
- Sections 6.1 and 6.2.
- Section 7.1 (EXCEPT for Section 7.1.5).
- Section 7.2 (EXCEPT for Section 7.2.2).
- Sections 7.3.1 and 7.3.2.
- Chapter 9;
- Sections 10.1, 10.2.1, 10.4.1, and 10.5;
- Sections 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, and 12.4; and
- Appendix B.2.3.