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Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-220
Formerly listed as: MATH-15
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Robert L. Benedetto (Section 01)
This course is an introduction to some topics in mathematics that do not require the calculus. The topics covered include logic, elementary set theory, functions, relations and equivalence relations, mathematical induction, counting principles, and graph theory. Additional topics may vary from year to year. This course serves as an introduction to mathematical thought and pays particular attention to helping students learn how to write proofs. Four class hours per week.
Spring semester. Professor R. Benedetto.
KeywordsScience & Math for non-majors, Quantitative Reasoning
Offerings2013-14: Offered in Spring 2014
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013