# Mathematics

## Applications - Utility of Math (4-0) 4 Cr. Hrs.

### Course Description

This course is intended for students who do not wish to pursue the study of mathematics by following the standard sequence of courses, but who need to develop some competency in mathematics for an Associate of Arts degree. This course includes the practical application of mathematics. Topics covered in the course include geometry, managing money, interest, installment buying, credit cards, loans, probability, statistics and graphing.

### Prerequisites

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

• MATH 47 or equivalent with grade of 2.0 or better.

### Course Competencies

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

• Solve problems involving simple or compound interest.
• Solve consumer problems involving installment buying, credit cards or mortgages.
• Use annuity formulas in problems involving retirement planning or college savings.
• Use combinations or permutations to count the number of ways an event could occur.
• Solve problems using basic principles of probability.
• Use frequency distributions or histograms to display data sets.
• Analyze a data set using measures of central tendency and variation.
• Draw conclusions about a normal distribution.
• Solve systems of linear equations graphically or algebraically.
• Solve optimization problems using linear programming.
• Calculate perimeter, area and volume of geometric shapes and solids.
• Solve problems involving similar triangles, the Pythagorean Theorem or right triangle trigonometric ratios.
• Graph linear equations in two variables using a table of values, x- and y-intercepts or slope/y-intercept.
• Write linear equations and inequalities in two variables to represent a practical application.

### Course Schedule

CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/20/2016

111142714Applications Utility of Math Online4McCoy M\$12.0030/31/0Open

Fall; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/29/2016

111142711Applications Utility of Math Online4Zaccone L\$12.0029/31/0Open
111142713Applications Utility of Math Online4McCoy M\$12.0028/31/0Open
111143008Applications Utility of Math 4Smith D\$12.0016/31/0Open
 M W 11:00AM-12:54PM BTC170
111143123Applications Utility of Math 4Smith D\$12.0017/31/0Open
 T R 01:00PM-02:54PM BTC170
111143138Applications Utility of Math 4Kuhs A\$12.0029/31/0Open
 M W 03:00PM-04:54PM BTC160
111143165Applications Utility of Math 4Marilley D\$12.0030/31/0Open
 M W 04:30PM-06:24PM BTC170
111143166Applications Utility of Math 4Halaberda S\$12.0026/31/0Open
 T R 06:00PM-07:54PM BTC300
111246010Applications Utility of Math 4Shalan S\$12.0029/30/0Open
 T R 12:00PM-01:54PM RC385

Spring; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/09/2016

111122411Applications Utility of Math Online4Lazarski A\$30.0010/31/0Open
111123006Applications Utility of Math 4Balayeva O 27/31/0Open
 M T W R 09:00AM-11:07AM BTC160
111123053Applications Utility of Math 4Shalan S 22/31/0Open
 T R 05:30PM-09:43PM BTC320

Summer; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/05/2016

111132411Applications Utility Math Online4McCoy M\$30.0010/31/0Open

Winter; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/01/2016

111112717Applications Utility Math Online4McCoy M\$30.006/31/0Closed

Winter; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2016

111112711Applications Utility Math Online4McCoy M\$30.0013/31/0Closed
111113010Applications Utility Math 4Jankoviak Anderson K 15/28/0Open
 T R 08:00AM-09:54AM LA110
111113018Applications Utility Math 4Smith D 5/31/0Open
 M W 09:00AM-10:54AM BTC170
111113059Applications Utility Math 4Halaberda S 11/31/0Open
 M W 06:00PM-07:54PM BTC160
111113115Applications Utility Math 4Gerich R 2/31/0Open
 T R 10:00AM-11:54AM LA440
111113120Applications Utility Math 4Smith D 4/31/0Open
 T R 04:00PM-05:54PM BTC350
111216221Applications Utility Math 4Balayeva O 19/30/0Open
 M W 01:00PM-02:54PM RC370

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