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Credits: 4Main topics in theory of whole numbers with relations to other areas of mathematics; prime factorization, congruences as groups, RSA encryption, quadratic residues and/or prime counting formulas. (Alternate years. Not offered 2017-18)
Prerequisite(s):MAT 231 or permission of instructor.