MTH 3 - Bundle 1-3 - Operations with Fractions, Decimals, and Percents and Algebra Basics at Virginia Highlands Community College

Course Description

Effective: 2017-08-01

Includes operations and problem solving with proper fractions, improper fractions, and mixed numbers without the use of a calculator; operations and problem solving with positive decimals and percents; basic operations with algebraic expressions and solving simple algebraic equations using signed numbers. Emphasizes applications and includes U. S. customary and metric units of measure. Credit is not applicable toward graduation.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

To prepare students for successful entry into credit mathematics courses as well as other credit courses requiring basic math competencies as prerequisites.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: Qualifying placement score

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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