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Economics: Mathematical Interpretation
ECON 105 SP
This introduction to economic analysis is for students with a calculus background. The determinants of market equilibrium and the level of aggregate economic activity are studied as a basis for analyzing current
policy problems such as inflation, unemployment, pollution, inequality and rationing.
Textbook to be determined, plus readings on reserve.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Two term examinations and a final scheduled by the Registrar; almost weekly problem sets.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Students may be exempted from the MATH118 requirement if they 1.) Scored at a level on the ETS Advanced Placement Examination sufficient for placement into MATH122. 2.) Scored
on the math placement examination
given to all entering freshmen at a level that entitles them to place into MATH122; 3.) Passed a calculus course at another university that is at least as demanding as
MATH118. Students who meet the
calculus prerequisite for this course through Advanced Placement standing or by taking a calculus course at another university must submit a Prerequisite Override form to the Registrar's Office. The form must be signed
by the instructor or by the Economic
s Department chair at the Academic Forum. The form is available at the Registrar's Office. Unless preregistered students attend the first class meeting or communicate directly with the instructor prior to the first
class, they will be dropped from the c
lass list. NOTE: Students must still submit a completed Drop/Add form to the Registrar's Office.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
MATH118 OR MATH121 OR MATH221
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