Medgar Evers College  
Course Prefix:  MTH Course Number: 115 
Course Title:  Nature of Mathematics I 
Subject:  Mathematics 
Minimum Credits:  3.0 Maximum Credits: 3.0 Hours per week: 4.0 
COURSE DESCRIPTION: 
This course is designed to provide the students in the liberal arts with an introduction to some of the major concepts of modern mathematics Topics include why and how numbers were invented, history of mathematics; set theory and Venn diagrams, comparative study of algebra of sets and algebra of numbers, applications to logic circuits; selected topics from number theory; counting and elementary probability; compound interest, discrete and continuous. 
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Start Date: 04/30/2013 End Date: 