Course Description

MA 1000
Foundations of College Mathematics
Topics include computation with integers and rational numbers using correct order of operations, ratios, and proportions. The student also learns percent concepts and solving equations involving percentages. Other topics covered include exponents, simplifying and solving equations, and inequalities with one variable. Using linear equation problem solving strategies to solve application problems is emphasized. Graphing lines using slope and y-intercept is also taught. Problem solving is integrated throughout and appropriate use of calculators is expected.
MA1 000
Basic Algebra