Introduction to Number Theory

Prof. Zeev Rudnick

Fall 2016/17, Tel Aviv

Schedule: Monday 10-12,Shenkar 104, Wednesday 11-13 Dan David 203


The course is an introductory course in basic number theory. It assumes very little background beyond linear algebra and a solid course of first year calculus. The topics include


Any introductory book on number theory will be useful. For example, see:


This will be an important part of the course. In order to be eligible to take the final exam, at least 50% of the assignments have to be turned in on the week of their due date. 10% of the final grade will be determined from the homework scores, which will be obtained as the average grade of a certain number of assignments.


Sample Exam

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