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This course provides a very brief introduction to basic mathematical concepts like propositional and predicate logic, set theory, the number system, and proof techniques. At the end of the course, students will be able to (1) detect the logical structure behind simple puzzles (2) be able to manipulate logical expressions (3) explain the connection between logic and set theory (4) explain the differences between natural, integer, rational, real and complex numbers (5) recognise different basic proof techniques...
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Sugerido: 1 week of study at 20-30 hours/week

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Cursos 100 % en línea

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Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Advanced Level

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Sugerido: 1 week of study at 20-30 hours/week

Aprox. 6 horas para completar
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English

Subtítulos: English

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

1

Sección
Clock
10 minutos para completar

Introduction

Overview and motivation of the topics to be treated in the course...
Reading
1 reading
Reading1 lectura
Why logic for economists?10m
Clock
1 hora para completar

Propositional logic

Logical propositions and the rules that govern them....
Reading
4 videos (Total: 41 min), 4 quizzes
Video4 videos
Basic operations7m
De Morgan's laws8m
The Lady or the Tiger?7m
Quiz4 ejercicios de práctica
Logical knots6m
Basic transformations6m
De Morgan's laws6m
The Lady or the Tiger?10m
Clock
1 hora para completar

Predicate logic, set theory, and functions

Logical statements that depend on a variable....
Reading
4 videos (Total: 57 min), 2 quizzes
Video4 videos
Predicate logic and set notation11m
Functions and their graphs18m
Onto and one-to-one19m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Predicate logic and set theory12m
About functions8m

2

Sección
Clock
1 hora para completar

Numbers

...
Reading
2 videos (Total: 39 min), 1 quiz
Video2 videos
The other numbers28m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Questions about numbers6m
Clock
1 hora para completar

Proofs

...
Reading
1 video (Total: 23 min), 1 quiz
Video1 video
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Proof techniques8m
Clock
20 minutos para completar

Final test

...
Reading
1 quiz
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Final Test20m

Instructor

Florian

Dr. Ir.
Quantitative Economics

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A modern university with a rich history, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) traces its roots back to 1632, when the Golden Age school Athenaeum Illustre was established to train students in trade and philosophy. Today, with more than 30,000 students, 5,000 staff and 285 study programmes (Bachelor's and Master's), many of which are taught in English, and a budget of more than 600 million euros, it is one of the largest comprehensive universities in Europe. It is a member of the League of European Research Universities and also maintains intensive contact with other leading research universities around the world....

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