Math 300 – Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning

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01:640:300 Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning (3)
Fundamental abstract concepts common to all branches of mathematics. Special emphasis placed on ability to understand and construct rigorous proofs. Prerequisite: CALC2 or permission of department.

This course is specifically intended to help Mathematics majors prepare for 640:311, 640:351 and other proof-oriented courses.
It is required for any mathematics major who is not already experienced in doing mathematical proofs.


D. Smith, M. Eggen, & R. St. Andre,
A Transition To Advanced Mathematics,
Brooks/Cole, 2001 (6th ed.)

Current Semester: Fall 2007

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Fall 2006
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