MTH 250, Introduction to Geometry

Note: If this course is being taught this semester, more information can be found at the course home page.

Cross Listed

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Prerequisites

MTH 165 and MTH 200, or MTH 235, or MTH 173

This course is a prerequisite or co-requisite for

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Description

This course teaches logical reasoning and some history of mathematics along with geometry. Many majors interested in secondary education take this course. Is the parallel axiom true or not? Take this course and see.

Topics covered

Foundations of geometry, isometry, similarity, inversions; introduction to affine, projective and various non-Euclidean geometries.

MTH 253, MTH 255