This course introduces mathematical and statistical ideas to students interested in improving critical thinking and quantitative skills. With a focus on problem solving, students will explore the beauty and the utility of mathematics while investigating such topics as cultural approaches to mathematics, percentages, interest rates, probability and statistics. As time permits, further topics such as geometry, math in art and music, and recreational mathematics will be explored.
MATH 123 is an approved Numeracy course for Cap Core requirements. MATH 123 is an approved Science and Technology course for Cap Core requirements.
MATH 123 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees. MATH 123 is an approved Science course.
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