As someone who has taken some classes in my previous semesters that deal with topics of sustainability, it was sometimes hard to grasp the magnitude surrounding these topics and issues. Math 33 was able to allow me and my fellow students get a grasp on the numbers and statistics surrounding the various occurrences in our life that have ties to some form of sustainability.
I believe I had a relatively clear understanding of things that effect sustaining our environment and ecosystems, but I hadn’t learned a lot about the financial sustainability. One of the lessons I remember being intrigued with was the one about the future values of property in various scenarios. I liked this because I had never really thought of how the probability of something occurring could cause such a drastic change in the future value of an item