MAT 261 Introduction to Abstract Mathematics
|Andrew Knightly||Neville 424||Mon 10-11, Wed 2-3, Fri 1-2, or by
drop-in or appointment
|Class Meeting Time:
MWF 9:00-9:50 AM in 133 Barrows Hall.
HW 40%, Exams 50%, Class Participation 10%.
Book of Proof by Richard Hammack.
(Free pdf required; cheap paperback recommended)
Wed. 12/19 from 12:15-2:15 pm.
Kaplansky’s proof of the Schröder-Bernstein theorem
Great internet Mersenne prime search
The Hilbert Hotel
Counting past infinity
Math with bad drawings
Peano axioms for natural numbers
Zermelo-Fraenkel set theory
Harry Potter and the set of all sets that do not contain themselves