Course Information:

- Meeting time and location MWF 9:30-10:30, MEB 238
- Office
hours
W, 12-2pm, PDL C-342 (or, if needed, by appointment)

- TA Andrew Crites, acrites 'at' math.washington.edu, PDL C-430

- Syllabus and REVISED schedule (as of
2/24)
(in .pdf format)

- Midterm ----- Friday, February 8 (during class time, in MEB 238)

- Final ----- Wednesday, March 19 (8:30am-10:20am, in MEB 238)

Homeworks:

- Homework 1, due January 11
- Homework 2, due January 18
- Homework 3, due January 25
- Homework 4, due February 1
- Midterm
Review Problems

- Solutions
to Midterm

- Homework 5, due February 15
- Homework 6, due February 22
- Homework 7, due February 29
- Homework 8, due March 7
- Final
Review Problems

- 19
Proofs of the Euler Theorem

- Catalan
numbers (and the many combinatorial objects they count), courtesy
of Richard Stanley

- Graph coloring
- Graph theory tutorials
- Jiri Matousek's and Jan Vondrak's notes on the probabilistic method (the output is in 2pages-per-sheet format)
- An easy introduction to generating functions
- A few "nice" generating functions from Mathworld (which, incidentally, is a good resource for all things mathematical)