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# 1: Basic Language of Mathematics

• • Contributed by Pamini Thangarajah
• Professor (Mathematics & Computing) at Mount Royal University
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Course Goals and Anticipated Outcomes for This Chapter:

Develop the student's:

• ability to understand basic logic,
• familiarity and facility with a wide range of logical statements and the connection to K-9 curriculum, and
• reasoning using truth tables and the meaning of conjectures, theorems, and counterexamples.