MAT 1140

Plane Geometry

3 Credits

Prerequisite: MAT 1100 (or equivalent college transfer course) with a "C" or better within the last three years or COMPASS/ACT math placement test results appropriate for this course within the last two years

GE Outcomes: Critical Thinking, Quantitative Literacy

The study of the properties and characteristics of geometric figures through an axiomatic approach that focuses on proof and the building of a logical system. In particular, the material includes angles, similarity and congruence of triangles, parallel and perpendicular lines, quadrilaterals, right triangles, circles, area and volume, and constructions.