2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

MATH 105 Mathematical Ideas

A few mathematical concepts selected to give students in many fields an appreciation of the beauty, extent, and vitality of mathematics. Some insight into the historical development of these concepts. The emphasis is not on developing computational skills. About one-third of the course is devoted to the basic ideas of probability and statistical thinking. Does not count toward the mathematics major.




Every semester


Meets the general education quantitative reasoning requirement.