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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

MTH 305 - Number Theory


Credits: 3

This is a good introductory course to higher level mathematics. It is particularly appropriate for use in the Educator Preparation Program. The topics studied are divisibility properties of integers, prime numbers, congruencies, conditional congruencies, Fermat’s Theorem, The Quadratic Reciprocity Law, and Cryptography.

Prerequisites: MTH 210  or consent of instructor.