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MAT186 Infinity

An elementary introduction to mathematical infinity and its uses. Notation for infinite sets and sequences. Difference equations. Method of exhaustion. Cardinals, ordinals, and equipotence. Independence of the Continuum Hypothesis.Intended for General Education; not part of any Math major.

Credits

  • 3

Attributes

  • GE3: MATH
  • Liberal Arts
  • Systematic Inquiry

Prerequisites

  • Math Placement Level 3 or MAT151 Minimum Grade of C- or 64151 Minimum Grade of C- or MAT093 Minimum Grade of C- or 64093 Minimum Grade of C-

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