2016-2017 Undergraduate Bulletin

MAT 106 Liberal Arts Math

3 hours 

This course examines the importance of mathematics in contemporary society. Students will examine the mathematics behind everyday activities such as scheduling deliveries in an urban area, sampling methods for decision making, selection of a good voting system for elections with three or more candidates and growth and decline in consumer finance. Students will develop an understanding and appreciation of the elementary mathematical principles that surround us.




This course satisfies the Required Core: Math and Quantitative Reasoning area of the Gen Ed Program.