Mathematics 3122 :: Real Analysis II :: Fall 2018

What's new?
Pranav Chakravarthy will have office hours on Monday, Dec 10, 6-8 PM in MC 102. HW 5 corrected in problem 5.

Course Details

Middlesex College

Location and Time::

Lectures: MC 107 MWF 9.30 - 10.30 AM;

Tutorial: P&AB Th 2.30 - 3.30 PM

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Metric Spaces, by Shirali and Vasudeva, Springer-Verlag, London, 2006. This is a free download from Western Library. Follow the "Metric Spaces -- Springer e-books" link. You will have to log in to use the proxy server if you are off campus.

Other relevant texts: Understanding Analysis by S. Abbott (Springer); Real Analysis by Laczkovich and Sos (Springer); Set Theory and Metric Spaces by I. Kaplansky (AMS); Metric Spaces by O Searcoid (Springer).



Lectures: Prof. Rasul Shafikov,
Office Hours: Tuesday 2 - 3.30 PM in MC 112.

Tutorial: Pranav Chakravarthy,


Course Outline

Differentiation, the Mean Value Theorem, and integration. Metric spaces, including topology, convergence, compactness, completeness, and connectedness. Uniform convergence of functions. Selected additional topics.

Course syllabus

What is expected?

What is expected of the student?

Students are expected to attend all lectures and complete all tests, assignments, and examinations. No aids are permitted in tests and examinations. Regular homework is an essential part of the course; it is the student's responsibility to keep up with the assigned homework and to seek additional help if and when it is needed..


Course Evaluation

Tests & Assignments - 60%; Final Examination - 40%. No calculators or other electronic devices or any other aids are allowed on tests and exams..


Homework will be collected biweekly.

  1. Assignment 1. Due Thursday, Sept 27 in class.
  2. Assignment 2. Due Monday, Oct 15 in class.
  3. Assignment 3. Due Thursday, Nov 1 in class.
  4. Assignment 4. Due Wednesday, Nov 14 in class.
  5. Assignment 5. Due Wednesday, Dec 5 in class.


Tutorial meets every Thursday 2.30 - 3.20 PM in P&AB 36. Some of the material discussed during the tutorial will be posted here.


There will be 2 in-class midterms: Friday, October 19 and Friday, Nov 16. Mark these dates in your calendars now.

Practice Midterm 1. ( Solutions)
Practice Midterm 2. ( Solutions)
Practice Final Exam.

The Final Einal exam is Tuesday Dec 11, 7-10 PM in HSB 11.

All exams are cumulative!


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