MATH 1101 Introduction to Mathematical Thinking
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as MATH 1.3.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Analysis, on an elementary level, of the nature of mathematical reasoning; elements of set theory; some simple postulational systems. (A student who is enrolled in or has completed a Mathematics Department course numbered 5 or higher or Computer and Information Science 2210  may not take Mathematics 1101 [1.3] for credit except with permission of the chairperson.)
Prerequisite: course 2 of the New York State Sequential Mathematics Curriculum, or two-and-one-half years of high school mathematics including one year of geometry and a course in intermediate algebra, or Mathematics 0.04, or a grade of C- or higher in Mathematics 0.35 or 0.36 or 0.44, or the equivalent.