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2020-2021 Academic Bulletin 
2020-2021 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 145 - Mathematics for the (Mis)Information Age

Credits: 3
A quantitative reasoning course that teaches how to use algebraic tools and real-world data to make informed decisions and avoid being misled in public policy, science, health, and business. Topics include logic; interpreting graphs and tables; functions such as linear, quadratic, exponential, and logarithmic with applications to population growth and personal finance; and fundamentals of probability and statistics such as false positives and statistical significance.

Course Attribute: Fulfills the General Education Mathematics reasoning requirement

Grade Mode: Normal (A-F,I,W)
Prerequisite(s): MPE ≥ P2.
Schedule Type: Lecture
Term Offering: Fall, Spring
College Code: CAS

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