Course Description

MATH 3040. Number Theory

Code Title Credits Contact
Hours
Course Code MATE 3040
Course Title Number Theory
Credits 3
Hours 3 per week
Prerequisites MATH 3152
Description Divisibility and number systems. Common divisors and multiples. Euclids
algorithm. Methods of Fermat, Euler and Brünn. Introduction to the theory
of primes. Special functions in number theory. Linear Diophantine equations.
Congruences. Historical development of number theory.
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