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MATH2200 – Principles of Arithmetic pdf

Credits: 3 (3/0/0)
Description: Meets MnTC Goal Areas 2 and 4. This is primarily a mathematics rather than a methods course. Concepts covered include arithmetic as a system of thought, number and sets, basic number operations and their underlying formal logic, number structure and basic geometry concepts.
Prerequisites: MATH1114
OR
MATH1100
Corequisites: (None)
Competencies:
  1. Demonstrate mathematical reasoning and problem solving.
  2. Demonstrate the use of algorithms or basic mathematical operations that are used in the elementary classroom.
  3. Distinguish among sets, relations and functions and use appropriate notation to perform operations.
  4. Compare the attributes of various numerations systems used throughout history.
  5. Perform operations in bases other than base ten.
  6. State and apply properties of integers.
  7. State and apply properties of rational numbers.
  8. State and apply properties of real numbers.
  9. State and apply the principles of number theory related to simplifying computations.
  10. State and apply properties of whole numbers.
MnTC goal areas:
  • (2) Critical Thinking
  • (4) Mathematics/Logical Reasoning

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