**Course Description** **Math 131 4(3+1) credit hours**

*Prerequisite: Math 150*

Introduction to logic, methods of proof, mathematical induction. Sets, operations, on sets, cartesian product, binary relation, partition of a set, equivalence relation, equivalence classes, mappings, equivalence of sets, finite sets, countable sets, cardinal numbers, Binary operations, morphisms, Definition and examples of groups, definition and examples of rings and fields.

**Required Text Book:**

**A Transition to Advanced Mathematics by D. Smith, M. Eggen, and R St. Andre
5th edition**