**Math 452 Fall 2006**

**Homework assignment #0 (**due this Friday, Week 0):

Read pages 1-10. Do E1.1 (at the end of the chapter, p. 36). Checkout E1.3.

**“Checkout”** means you
should figure out how to do the problem but it is not to be handed in.

**Homework assignment
#1:**

Read Chapter 1, pages 11 -24 by Wednesday
Week 1. **There will be a brief
quiz Wednesday Week 2 on this material. **

In particular be able to define the terms used.

Hand in on Fri.** Week
1.**

T1.4, T1.5, T1.9 (Text problems ** in**
the chapter).

E1.4 (at the End of the chapter)

Checkout: E1.5, E1.6

An alternative method for T1.5 (finding a period 2 orbit) is to solve the system

y = f(x), x = f(y), simplifying the algebra where possible.