Quantitative Reasoning 1

Parsons Paris: Paris Mathematics

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Quantitative Reasoning 1

Spring 2021

Taught By: Maurits Montanez and Emily Song

Section: PC1

CRN: 3935

Credits: 3

This course is designed to help students gain an understanding of fundamental numerical and quantitative skills and their applications to everyday life. The focus will be on applying basic mathematical concepts to solve real-world problems, and to develop skills in interpreting and working with data in order that students become able to function effectively as professionals and engaged citizens. Topics will include problem-solving and back-of-the-envelope calculations, unit conversions and estimation, percentages and compound interest, linear and other models, data interpretation, analysis and visualization, basic principles of probability, and an introduction to quantitative research and statistics. Another important objective of the course is a clear introduction to and a development of appropriate working knowledge of MS-Excel as well as some of the software’s most common applications in a variety of contexts.

College: Parsons Paris (CP)

Department: Paris Mathematics (APMT)

Campus: Paris (PC)

Sync Type: N/A

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 17

Add/Drop Deadline: N/A
Online Withdrawal Deadline: N/A

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:31am 9/24/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 10:00am - 12:40pm

Building: Parsons Paris

Room: 200

Date Range: 1/18/2021 - 5/10/2021