Pre-Algebra MathematicsIMGP5488a

Prepares students who want to strengthen computational and problem-solving skills before proceeding to an algebra course. Reviews arithmetic and measurements (both metric and American).  Teaches the concept of variables, operations involving signed numbers, simplifying algebraic expressions, solving equations and inequalities in one variable, solving simple formulas, ratio and proportion, and solving application problem using equations.

Prereq: MATH 1 or placement at MATH 22, and ENG 19 with grade C or better or placement at least ENG 22; or consent.

Recommended: At least 9th grade reading skills.

3 credit, 3 hour lecture/individualized study