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January 10th, 2010, 09:24 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Jan 2010 Posts: 3 Thanks: 0  Need spring semester math advice
I am planning on majoring in computer science or management in information systems. I am currently behind on my math classes. I currently plan to take the following classes this spring. TECHNICAL ALGEBRA & TRIG CONCEPTS OF MATHEMATICS COLLEGE TRIGONOMETRY DISCRETE MATHEMATICS I My question is if i take all these classes in one semester will it become confusing? Should i remove one or more classes to make it easier for me? I am pretty good at math it is just i am not familiar on the difficulty of the material. 
January 11th, 2010, 05:22 AM  #2  
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January 11th, 2010, 07:22 AM  #3 
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MATH 122  DISCRETE MATHEMATICS I 3 HR. (TC) M1 905 & CS 915 Prerequisite: MAT 108 with a grade of "C" or better or equivalent or department approval. This course covers directed and undirected graphs including trees and routing; combinatorics and counting principles; logic, functions, relations and sets; Boolean Algebra and switching theory; and finite state machines. Application problems from the field of computer science will be studied such as speed of sorting, database management, and routing in networks. Three lecture hours per week. 
January 11th, 2010, 09:49 AM  #4 
Global Moderator Joined: Nov 2006 From: UTC 5 Posts: 16,046 Thanks: 938 Math Focus: Number theory, computational mathematics, combinatorics, FOM, symbolic logic, TCS, algorithms  Re: Need spring semester math advice
What is MAT 108?

January 11th, 2010, 08:21 PM  #5 
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Math 108 was intermediate algebra which covered functions and various other things

January 12th, 2010, 04:50 AM  #6 
Global Moderator Joined: Nov 2006 From: UTC 5 Posts: 16,046 Thanks: 938 Math Focus: Number theory, computational mathematics, combinatorics, FOM, symbolic logic, TCS, algorithms  Re: Need spring semester math advice
It looks like it's manageable, then. Keep up on the TECHNICAL ALGEBRA & TRIG , it'll make the other classes easier if you understand it better.

January 19th, 2010, 04:09 PM  #7  
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