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Spring 2023
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MA 48100 - Advanced Problem-Solving Seminar
Credit Hours: 3.00. Seminar intended to prepare students for the national Putnam examination in mathematics.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Graduate, Professional, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Individual Study, Lecture

Offered By: College of Science
Department: Mathematics

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Repeatable for Additional Credit: Yes - May be repeated an unlimited number of times

Learning Outcomes: 1. Learn about various, more advanced techniques of how to approach Olympiad undergraduate type problems within areas such as number theory, combinatorics, algebra, analysis and geometry. 2. Learn various angles of approaching a proof and how to properly conceptualize it. 3. Learn how to properly write (justify) the arguments within a mathematical proof at a high rigor level imposed by the Putnam contest.

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