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2018-2019 Catalog
MHF 3404: (GM) History of Mathematics

Course Description for (GM) History of Mathematics

MHF3404: (GM) History of Mathematics
Prerequisite:  MAC 2312. This course will cover the history of mathematical ideas on numbers, geometry, algebra, and calculus. Examples of mathematical concepts will be drawn from Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Hindu, Arabic, Chinese, and European civilizations. Biographies of mathematicians also will be included.