MTH 311LR - Intro To Higher Math

Description
Develops the student's ability to read, comprehend and construct rigorous proofs. Topics may include the following: the number systems N, Z, Q, R and the existence of irrational numbers; sets and functions; size of sets(finite/infinite, countable/uncountable); the countability of the rationals and the uncountability of the real numbers; boundedness; upper and lower bounds; lub's and glb's; lub and glb property; density of the rationals in the reals; Archimedean property of the reals; mathematical induction, including strong induction and the well-ordering of the natural numbers; sequences of real numbers, including the Monotone Convergence Theorem, Cauchy sequences, and the Bolzano-Weierstrass Theorem.
Credits
4
Recent Professors
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018
Offered
MWF, W, MW, M, TuTh, Tu, F
Avg. Class Size
55
Avg. Sections
4