2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog

EMATH 6107 Constructing Mathematical Understanding: Number and Operations

Participants will develop a solid conceptual understanding of the language and operations of arithmetic, as well as the interrelationships among arithmetic, algebra and geometry. Topics include place value and the history of counting, inverse processes, the geometry of multiplication, the many faces of division, and conceptual models of integers and rational numbers. Registration restriction: successful completion of an algebra or higher-level math course at the undergraduate level.