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Course Description

Mathematics - MATH 47

Prealgebra

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

Course Description

Topics covered in this course include an introduction to variables, integers and algebraic expressions; simplifying algebraic expressions involving integers, fractions and decimals; solving algebraic equations involving integers, fractions, decimals and percents; ratio and proportions; applications using basic concepts from geometry; and introduction to graphing via point-plotting.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • MATH 45 with a minimum grade of 2.0 or a minimum score of 16 ACT-Math, 22 SAT-Math, 60 CPT-Arithmetic, 240 NGA-Arithmetic or 220 NGA-Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra and Statistics.
  • Competence in arithmetic without the aid of a calculator.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Calculate sums, differences, products and quotients involving integers.
  • Apply order of operations to mathematical problems.
  • Solve linear equations involving integers, fractions and decimals.
  • Solve percentage problems.
  • Solve proportion problems.
  • Solve problems involving perimeter, area, volume and the Pythagorean theorem.
  • Translate English expressions into mathematical expressions.
  • Graph linear equations by plotting points.
  • Simplify expressions using properties of exponents.
  • Simplify fractional expressions.
  • Evaluate algebraic expressions.
  • Factor the greatest common factor (GCF) from a polynomial expression.
  • Apply the prime factorization method to greatest common factor (GCF) or least common multiple (LCM) problems.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Winter; 2020; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/01/2020

 047112373PrealgebraOnline3Stetson B2/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2020; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2020

 047112971PrealgebraOnline3Stetson B3/31/0Open$12.00 
 047113004Prealgebra 3Street S6/31/0Open$12.00T R  08:30 AM-09:50 AM LA440
 047113005Prealgebra 3Gerich R9/28/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:20 PM LA110
 047113006Prealgebra 3Carley D12/28/0Open$12.00M W  01:30 PM-02:50 PM LA110
 047113007Prealgebra 3Rainey A6/28/0Open$12.00T R  02:00 PM-03:20 PM LA110
 047113086Prealgebra 3Weyand G16/28/0Open$12.00M W  05:30 PM-06:50 PM LA110
 047113108Prealgebra 3Weyand G16/31/0Open$12.00M W  11:30 AM-12:50 PM BTC200
 047216142Prealgebra 3Carley D17/31/0Open$12.00M  09:00 AM-11:54 AM RC670
 047216259Prealgebra 3Abney L21/31/0Open$12.00W  07:00 PM-09:54 PM RC675

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