# Mathematics

## MATH 102

## Technical Mathematics

### Course Description

Technical Mathematics provides the practical mathematics skills needed in a wide variety of occupational programs. Students in this course will address topics including measurement, basic algebra, geometry, right triangle trigonometry, graphing and statistics.

### Prerequisites

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

- MATH 47 with a minimum grade of 2.0.

### Course Competencies

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

- Utilize knowledge of ratios, percentages and proportions to solve technical application problems.
- Determine measurements using technical tools.
- Apply conversion equations to technical problems.
- Calculate conversions between mixed numbers, fractions, decimals and percents.
- Analyze measurement parameters such as accuracy, precision and tolerance.
- Develop equations and inequalities to represent problems of a technical nature.
- Solve equations of a technical nature with one or two variables.
- Solve linear inequalities.
- Calculate angles, perimeter, area and volume with geometric formulas.
- Solve problems using trigonometric ratios and the Pythagorean Theorem.
- Analyze the construction and interpretation of graphs.
- Calculate measures of central tendency of data.

### Course Schedule

Currently no sections of this class are being offered.