Goucher College 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Jul 13, 2024  
Goucher College 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

MA 113 - Problem Solving and Mathematics: Geometry (4 Cr.)

(GEN. ED. #5) (LER–MR)
For students majoring in elementary education. Explores various approaches to problem solving by examining topics such as spatial sense and measurement with respect to various geometries, properties of curves and surfaces, coordinate geometry, and transformations. 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. Spring semester of alternate years beginning in Spring 2014. McKibben.