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Homework Assignment #1 (due 1/26). Prepare for a class discussion on the topic of What is
mathematics?. In our discussion, we will attempt to give a denition of mathematics. This is an
extremely dicult problem, and it does not have a we
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Homework Assignment #12 (due as soon as possible) I will meet individually with each student,
in my oce at 804 PHSC, mainly to discuss the nal seminar/exposition assignment. Assignment
#12 is
1. Schedule your conference (roughly 1/2 hou
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Homework Assignment #3 (rst part due 2/11, weather permitting) Start developing a list of
proofs illustrating the dierent methods that I discuss this week: direct argument, proving the
contrapositive, proof by contradiction, and techniq
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Homework Assignment #5 (due 2/21) Briey examine the websites of the AMS and the MAA,
which are the rst two links on my links page
http:/www.math.ou.edu/ dmccullough/links/mathlinks.html
Then, check out the website for the Oklahoma-Arkan
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Homework Assignment #7 (start soon) Besides the exposition on methods of proof, there will be
two more major assignments for the course. For now, the assignment is to begin thinking about
them and doing some preliminary investigation.
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Homework Assignment #8 (due immediately when you see this assignment). Email a brief message
from the email address where you prefer to receive communications from me, to my oce email
dmccullough@math.ou.edu.
Homework Assignment #9 (due
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A quick intro to L TEX
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L TEX (LAH-tek) is an enhanced version of the mathematical typesetting software TEX, developed by Donald Knuth during the late 1070s and 1980s. Today, it is freely available in many
forms, with enhancements for almost any kind o