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Mathematics

MATH 47


Prealgebra


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. 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.
  • Simplify expressions by removing parentheses and combining like terms.
  • Simplify polynomial expressions.
  • Factor Greatest Common Factors from polynomial expression.
  • Apply the prime factorization method to Greatest Common Factor or Least Common Multiple problems.

Course Schedule

  No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/06/2015

 047132454Prealgebra Online3Kavanaugh E$30.0024/31/0Open
 047236161Prealgebra 3Lai H 26/31/0Open
T R 06:00PM-09:10PMRC675

MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2015

 047142450Prealgebra Online3Kavanaugh E$30.0031/31/0Open
 047142983Prealgebra Online3Bearden L$30.0031/31/0Open
 047143002Prealgebra 3Schmansky P 9/28/0Open
M W 09:30AM-10:50AMLA110
 047143010Prealgebra 3Schmansky P 19/28/0Open
M W 11:00AM-12:20PMLA110
 047143013Prealgebra 3Schmansky P 13/28/0Open
M W 12:30PM-01:50PMLA110
 047143016Prealgebra 3Yemets A 29/31/0Open
M W 02:00PM-03:20PMLA440
 047143054Prealgebra 3Ginsberg L 26/28/0Open
T R 07:00PM-08:20PMLA110
 047143056Prealgebra 3Staff 26/28/0Open
M W 07:30PM-08:50PMLA100
 047246009Prealgebra 3Balayeva O 29/30/0Open
M W 09:00AM-10:20AMRC385
 047246112Prealgebra 3Weyand G 28/31/0Open
T R 11:00AM-12:20PMRC370

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