Mathematical Reasoning and Proof
Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-220
Formerly listed as: MATH-15
Harris B. Daniels (Section 02)
Katherine E. Moore (Section 01)
This course serves as an introduction to mathematical reasoning and pays particular attention to helping students learn how to write proofs. The topics covered may include logic, elementary set theory, functions, relations and equivalence relations, mathematical induction, sequences, and quantifiers. Additional topics may vary from semester to semester. Four class hours per week.
Limited to 25 students. Spring and fall semesters. The Department.
Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Problem sets, In-class group work or exams, Take-home exams. Students with documented disabilities who will require accommodations in this course should be in consultation with Accessibility Services and reach out to the faculty member as soon as possible to ensure that accommodations can be made in a timely manner.
If Overenrolled: Preference will be given to sophomores
Not offeredOther years:
Offered in Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Fall 2021, Spring 2022