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The Department offers a wide variety of mathematics and statistics courses, ranging from the developmental and remedial level to the first two years of college or university. The courses support the development of basic skills mathematics, as well as support a variety of certificate programs and associate's degrees. The courses also prepare students to transfer to a college or university to major in mathematics, engineering, the physical or life sciences, business, liberal studies, and a host of other majors.
What's Happening in the Mathematics and Statistics Department
Math Game Day: Wednesday, April 25, 2018, the Yuba College Math Club will be holding a Game Day event in the quad to celebrate Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month. The even will take place from 11 AM until 2 PM. There will be chess, a dice game, and other games and activities as well as pizza and water for sell to fund the club.
Math Club: The Math Club meets every Friday, 1:00-2:00, in the Hard Math Cafe (room 700). Email YubaMathClub@gmail.com for more information.
Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month Film Festival: There will be four films shown in April. All movies start at 11:55 a.m. in room M-803 (here's the film festival flyer). Also visit www.mathstatmonth.org for more details about Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month.
- Thursday, April 5. The Imitation Game part 1
- Tuesday, April 10. The Imitation Game part 2
- Thursday, April 19. The Man Who Knew Infinity part 1
- Tuesday, April 24. The Man Who Knew Infinity part 2
History of Math Writing Contest: Submissions are due November 2, 2018. The contest is open to all students in Spring, Summer, and Fall 2018. See the History of Math Writing Contest Flyer for more details.
2018 Math Poetry Contest: Submission due by Wednesday, March 21. See the Math Poetry Contest Flyer for more details.
Pie Day Festivities: Wednesday, 3/14, in the quad (weather permitting, otherwise it will be held in the library lobby). The event will include pie for sale by the slice, raffles to win prizes, a Pi memorization contest, and a Scavenger hunt. Here is a Pi Day Flyer with more information and a Pi Memorization flyer.
Student Mathematics League Competition (AKA the AMATYC test): Friday, March 2, 2018, 11:00 AM to noon in room 800. Here is the current AMYTYC Test flyer. You can also visit the Student Mathematics League web page for more information.
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