MATH 205 - Foundations of Mathematics

Description
An introduction to concepts encountered in the study of abstract mathematics. Topics covered include logic, mathematical proofs, set theory, relations, functions, mathematical induction, and introductory number theory. The concepts of injectivity, surjectivity, and inverses will be discussed as well as elementary computional tools such as the Division Algorithm and Euclid's algorithm for the greatest common divisor. Additional topics may include cardinality, combinatorics, graph theory, algebraic structure, the real number system, and concepts of mathematical analysis. Prerequisite: MATH*160 with a grade of "C" or better and sophomore standing, or permission of the instructor. Distribution Requirements: ME, SP.
Credits
4
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2019, Fall 2018
Offered
MWF
Avg. Class Size
18
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1