Jun 30, 2022
MTH 092 - Basic MathematicsCredits: 2
Provides a foundation in arithmetic. Covers four fundamental operations of whole numbers, fractions, and decimals. Includes percentages, ratios, proportions, and applications. Does not earn credit toward graduation.
Prerequisite(s): MATH LEVEL 1
Lecture Hours: 30 Lab Hours: 15
Meets MTA Requirement: None
Outcomes and Objectives
- Solve a variety of real world problems.
- Solve real world problems involving whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percents, proportions, perimeter and area, and measurement.
- Compute with and understand the meaning of whole numbers, fractions, and decimals.
- Add, subtract, multiply, and divide whole numbers.
- Add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions.
- Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals.
- Simplify numerical expressions using the order of operations.
- Work with and understand the meaning of ratios, rates, proportions, and percents.
- Set-up and simplify ratios and rates.
- Solve proportions.
- Carry our fraction, decimal, and percent conversions.
- Solve percent equations.
- Estimate and judge the reasonableness of answers.
- Estimate sums, differences, products, and quotients of whole numbers, fractions, or decimals.
- Estimate the percent of a number.
- Identify an approximate answer to an application problem prior to working it out.
- Communicate effectively about mathematics.
- Use mathematics terminology effectively in writing and speaking.
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