Goucher College 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Jul 14, 2024  
Goucher College 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

MA 110 - Problem Solving and Mathematics: Algebra (4 Cr.)

(GEN. ED. #5) (LER–MR)
For students majoring in elementary education. Explores various approaches to problem solving by examining topics such as estimating numerical quantities, probability and statistics, the nature of numeric patterns, functions, and relations. The course focuses on the use of various tools, such as calculators and physical models, as aids in problem solving. Four hours lecture. Prerequisite: placement exam and ED 101  or ED 103  or permission of both the Department of Education and the instructor. Fall semester of alternate years beginning in Fall 2013. McKibben