CSE 421: Introduction to Algorithms, Autumn 2019

Class Meetings:

Lecture: MWF, 1:30-2:20 pm, GUG 220

Contact Information:

Instructor: Richard Anderson, anderson@cs, Office hours: Monday 2:40-3:30 pm, Wednesday 2:40-3:30 pm (CSE2 344)

Teaching Assistant office hours:


Algorithm Design by Jon Kleinberg and Eva Tardos. Available at UW Bookstore and from internet retailers. All editions of this work are the same.

Discussion Board

Piazza Discussion Board

Midterm Exam

Wednesday, October 30, 2019, GUG 220
Winter 2019 midterm exam. Solutions . Ancient midterm exam. Solutions . Another midterm Midterm practice problems. (Note: coverage on midterm varies from year to year due to timing of exam.)

Final Exam

2:30-4:20 pm, Monday, December 9, 2019, GUG 220

Practice exams (Note: There is some variation in material, emphasis, and coverage from year to year, so not all of the questions on previous exams would be appropriate in any given year.) Old final exam. Solutions to old final. Practice final 2009, Answerkey 2009 Old exam Old exam