Instructor: Henry Towsner
Office: 4N51
Office Hours: Tuesday 4-5, Wednesday 1-3, or by appointment
Office Phone: (215) 898-8474
Syllabus: Course Syllabus


The textbook for this class is D'Angelo and West, Mathematical Thinking: Problem-Solving and Proofs, 2nd ed, 2000. We will also be reading The Parrot's Theorem by Denis Guedj.


Grades will be roughly based on class participation (10%), homework (30%), midterm 1 (20%), midterm 2 (20%), and the final exam (20%).