Number Theory – Grades 6 & 7*

*Refers to the level of mathematics and not to the actual age.

This is a challenging pre-algebra course. Some of the topics that will discuss include the following:

  • Arithmetic with negative numbers and with fractions
  • Simplifying difficult arithmetic expressions
  • Divisibility, prime numbers
  • Greatest common divisors
  • Euclidean algorithm for finding greatest common divisors
  • Arithmetic with remainders, applications to cryptography
  • Arithmetic with the binary system and other bases

2023/24 Course Information

This course will be offered in-person on Tuesdays 6:00-7:30pm from September 26, 2023 to April 2024 (Break in December).

New class location for the Winter term: Canal Building, room 2104.

Instructor: Murat Uyar (MURATUYAR@cmail.carleton.ca)

Maximum enrollment is 40 students per class.

We reserve the right to cancel the course with a full refund if minimum enrollment is not reached.

Registration Information

Registration is now closed.

We will open registrations for September 2024 in April.


For students with limited financial resources fee waivers may be available. If you intend to apply for a fee waiver, please do NOT complete the regular registration. If you register for a course and then get approval for a fee waiver, there will be a non-refundable administration fee of $25 per registration.

Fee Waiver Information and Application

Refund Policy

100% refund prior to August 31st
95% refund prior to September 30th
75% refund prior to October 31st
50% refund prior to November 30th

To request refund, please complete this form before the deadline.

Inquiries

For more information, please write to MURATUYAR@cmail.carleton.ca
Please note we are unable to answer any inquiries by phone.

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