Catalogue 2013 - 2014

MATH 115 Contemporary Mathematics


3 cr.

Course Description

This course is a survey of some contemporary applications of mathematics. Topics, which may vary each year, will be chosen from among the following: voting theory, weighted voting systems, fair division, apportionment, probability, Euler circuits, financial mathematics, Hamilton circuits, minimum network problems, Fibonacci numbers, the golden ratio, and fractal geometry.


in the fall semester.