Summer 2020 Courses

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1020Q. Problem Solving

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Recommended preparation: MATH 1011 or equivalent. Not open for credit to students who have passed any math course other than MATH 1010, 1011, 1020, 1030, 1040, 1050, 1060 or 1070. RHAG students cannot take more than 19 credits of 1000 level courses.

Grading Basis: Graded

An introduction to the techniques used by mathematicians to solve problems. Skills such as Externalization (pictures and charts), Visualization (associated mental images), Simplification, Trial and Error, and Lateral Thinking learned through the study of mathematical problems. Problems drawn from combinatorics, probability, optimization, cryptology, graph theory, and fractals. Students will be encouraged to work cooperatively and to think independently. Not eligible for course credit by examination.

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Session Campus Term Class Number Instruction Mode Instructor Section Schedule Location Enrollment Notes
SS2 Stamford Summer 2020 1842 Distance Learning Husu, Cristiano Z20 MoWe 6:00pm‑9:30pm