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    University of Scranton
   
 
  Oct 21, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018

MATH 299 - (W) Introduction to Mathematical Proof

4 cr.


(Prerequisite: MATH 221  or permission of the instructor).

A writing-intensive introduction to the construction, analysis, and methods of mathematical proof. Topics include propositional and predicate logic, sets, relations, functions, recursion, mathematical induction, and counting arguments with the emphasis on writing and analyzing mathematical proofs about these topics.