MA 350 History of Mathematics
SP 2007 HO
Smith, Dr. Charlie L.
Associate Professor of Mathematics, and Chairman of the Mathematics Department
Ph.D. in Mathematics, UMKC, 2002M.A. in Mathematics, University of Kansas, 1983B.A. in Mathematics, William Jewell College, 1981
Science Hall 308
MW 2:00-4:00 p.m.; TR 9-11:30 a.m.; F 2-3:30 p.m.; or by special appointment
January 19-May 7, 2007
11:00 - 12:15 PM
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There will be a mandatory field trip. Early in the class we will visit the Linda Hall Library. We will receive a library orientation, learn how to use the library to gather research material for the major term paper, learn the locations of the mathematical history resources, and tour the Rare Book Room. The date for this field trip is TBA.
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