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MWF 1:30-2:20 JHN 111
Grading: Homework 45-55%, midterm 15-20%, final 30-35%, give or take. Extra Credit.
Homework: There will be 8 roughly weekly homework assignments, due on Fridays early in the quarter. Please read the grading guidelines to help you understand what is expected on your homework.
Another handy reference is Steven Skiena's Stonybrook Algorithm Repository which is also listed in the Useful Links section on the left column of this page.
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Midterm Exam: Wednesday, Nov 7 in class. This will be open book and open notes. There will be a review session on Tuesday, Nov 6 at 4:35 pm, EEB 037. Midterm Topics. Old Sample Midterm Solutions to Sample
Final Exam: Monday, December 10, 2:30-4:20 p.m. This will be open book and open notes. There will be a review session on Sunday, Dec 9 at 4:00 pm, EEB 045. Final Exam Topics. Sample Final Exam Old Practice Final Solutions to Practice Final
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Catalog Description: Techniques for design of efficient algorithms. Methods for showing lower bounds on computational complexity. Particular algorithms for sorting, searching, set manipulation, arithmetic, graph problems, pattern matching. Prerequisite: CSE 322; CSE 326.
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