1000-Level Mathematics Courses
at Trent University (2008-2009)


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MATH 1005H[105H] Applied Calculus Fall 2008 and Winter 2009

Approximating a tangent line with a convergent sequence of secants.

 An introduction to the methods and applications of calculus. Derivatives, exponential and logarithmic functions, optimization problems, related rates, integration, partial derivatives, differential equations. Selected applications from the natural and social sciences. Not available to students enrolled in or with credit for MATH 1100[110] . Not for credit towards a major in Mathematics.

  • Prerequisite: A Grade 12U or U/C mathematics course or an OAC mathematics course.
  • Meetings: Three hour lecture and one hour workshop weekly.
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MATH 1050[150] A non-calculus-based introduction to probability & statistical methods Fall-Winter 2008-2009

Seven Gaussian distributions of increasing variance.

 Data summary, elementary probability, estimation, hypothesis testing, comparative methods, analysis of variance, regression, nonparametric methods, introduction to elementary applications of statistical computing. This course uses highschool mathematics as a foundation and involves the use of computers.Not credited toward Mathematics major requirements, nor available to students enrolled in, or with credit for Mathematics-Statistics 251H or Mathematics 110.

  • Meetings: Three lectures weekly, one-hour problems session fortnightly.
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  • For more information, please see the Math 1050 homepage.

MATH 1100[110] Calculus of one variable Fall-Winter 2008-2009

 An examination of the concepts and techniques of calculus, with applications to other areas of mathematics and the physical and social sciences.

  • Prerequisite: Grade 12 Advanced Functions and Introductory Calculus or Grade 13/OAC calculus - with at least 60% or equivalent in each case.
  • Meetings: Three lectures and one seminar weekly.
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  • For more information, please see the MATH 1100 homepage.

Computing an integral with a convergent sequence of Riemann sums.

MATH 1350H[135H] Linear Algebra I: Matrix Algebra Fall 2008 Not offered

 Vectors, systems of linear equations, matrices, determinants, linear transformations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Excludes Mathematics 130.

  • Prerequisite: A Grade 12U or U/C mathematics course or OAC Mathematics credit with at least 60%.
  • Meetings: Three hours lecture and one hour workshop weekly.
  • Timetables:
    • Fall timetable.
    • Not offered .
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  • For more information, please see the MATH 1350H homepage.

MATH 1550H[155H] Introduction to probability Winter 2009

 Probability, random variables, probability distributions. Not available to students with credit for Mathematics-Statistics 251H.

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