Algebra Preliminary Exam Syllabus

In general, the syllabus is determined by the material covered in the course MATH 5125/6, Abstract Algebra, in the year which the student takes the course. This means that the syllabus will depend on the instructor teaching the course that year; however, the following topics are nearly always examined.


Rings and Fields


Additional topics

may include:


The following are appropriate for Math 5125/5126.

Other Books

The following are good for various sections of MATH 5125/6, but do not cover the whole syllabus.

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