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Math 232: Linear Algebra

Spring 2018

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Prof. Rafe Jones

Email: rfjones at carleton dot edu
Phone: 507-222-4450
Office: CMC 226
Office Hours:
9:15-10:15, 3:30-4:30
Or just stop by and see if I'm around (it helps to make appointment, though it's not strictly necessary). I have a schedule posted on my office door that gives a general idea of my whereabouts.

Class meeting times:
MW 12:30-1:40, F 1:10-2:10 in Weitz 230

Textbook: Linear Algebra with applications, fifth edition, by Otto Bretscher

Carleton college policy on Academic Integrity

Math skills center: a welcoming place where you can drop in any time to get help with math questions; it also functions as a place to study, to do homework, and to meet for one-on-one tutoring. Its hours are Monday-Friday: 8:30am-11pm, Saturday: 2-5pm, and Sunday: 2-5pm and 7-11pm. See the MSC website for more information. Or just stop by!

Grading Rubric for Homework and Exams

Click here to download Josh Davis' Mathematica notebook on the geometry of some linear transformations of R2 and R3.
Welcome to the class!


Midterm Exam 1: Wednesday, April 25, in class

Midterm Exam 2: Monday, May 21, in class

Final Exam: Monday, June 4, 3:30-6:00pm

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