Spring 2024 Courses

1020Q. Problem Solving

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Recommended preparation: MATH 1011 or equivalent. Not open for credit to students who have passed any math course other than MATH 1010, 1011, 1020, 1030, 1040, 1050, 1060 or 1070.

Grading Basis: Graded

An introduction to the techniques used by mathematicians to solve problems. Skills such as Externalization (pictures and charts), Visualization (associated mental images), Simplification, Trial and Error, and Lateral Thinking learned through the study of mathematical problems. Problems drawn from combinatorics, probability, optimization, cryptology, graph theory, and fractals. Students will be encouraged to work cooperatively and to think independently. Not eligible for course credit by examination.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Schedule Location Enrollment
Spring 2024 6187 Storrs In Person Spivey, Caylee 001 MoWeFr 11:15am‑12:05pm
MONT 112 40/40
Spring 2024 6188 Storrs In Person Ingall, Corrie 002 MoWeFr 1:25pm‑2:15pm
MONT 321 39/40
Spring 2024 6189 Storrs In Person Ingall, Corrie 003 MoWeFr 2:30pm‑3:20pm
MONT 421 39/40
Spring 2024 6190 Storrs In Person Brown, Jacob 004 MoWeFr 1:25pm‑2:15pm
MONT 419 40/40
Spring 2024 6191 Storrs In Person Brown, Jacob 005 MoWeFr 2:30pm‑3:20pm
MONT 420 40/40
Spring 2024 6192 Storrs In Person Harbor-Collins, Georgia 006 MoWeFr 1:25pm‑2:15pm
MONT 112 40/40
Spring 2024 6193 Storrs In Person Spivey, Caylee 007 MoWeFr 2:30pm‑3:20pm
MONT 111 40/40
Spring 2024 6194 Storrs Hybrid Fiore, Erika 008 TuTh 12:30pm‑1:45pm
MONT 225 40/40
Spring 2024 6195 Storrs In Person Harbor-Collins, Georgia 009 MoWeFr 12:20pm‑1:10pm
MONT 321 40/40
Spring 2024 13936 Hartford In Person Freeman, Edward 701 TuTh 8:00am‑9:15am
HTB 227 31/35
Spring 2024 12886 Stamford Hybrid Fuller, Jessica 881 MoWe 11:10am‑12:10pm
DWTN 212 39/40
Spring 2024 12887 Stamford Hybrid Fuller, Jessica 882 MoWe 1:20pm‑2:20pm
DWTN 212 40/40