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Problem Solving for the Putnam
MATH 211
Spring 2010 not offered

This course will explore the problems and problem solving techniques of the annual William Lowell Putnam mathematical competition. Particular emphasis will be placed on learning to write clear and complete solutions to problems. The competition is open to all undergraduate students. The course is recommended for any student interested in taking the Putnam exam on the first Saturday in December.

Essential Capabilities: Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning
Students will learn problem solving techniques and practice writing clear solutions that will be successful in a competition.
Credit: .25 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM MATH
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Credit/Unsatisfactory
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None

Last Updated on JUL-14-2024
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