MATH 4504: History of Mathematics

October 20, 2013
Development of mathematics from primitive origins to present forms. Topics include development of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus. Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 2568, 4507, or 5520H, or credit for 568, 571, 507, 580, or 520H, and enrollment in Math major or Grad standing in EduTL; or permission of department. Not open to students with credit for 504.
Credit Hours: 
3.0
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Textbook

Title:  Journey Through Genius:  The Great Theorems of Mathematics
Author:  Dunham
Publisher:  Penguin Group
ISBN:  9780140147391

Textbook

Title: 
The Historical Roots of Elementary Mathematics
Author: 
Bunt
Publisher: 
Dover
ISBN: 
9780486255637


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