HOW DO I CONVERT A BASIC ALGEBRAIC EQUATION
Thank you for visiting our site! You landed on this page because you entered a search term similar to this: how do i convert a basic algebraic equation, here's the result:

#### Program Information at WWTC

 Degree Types Search Courses Find a Class General Studies Classes

# Outcome Summary Fundamental Mathematics

## Title

Fundamental Mathematics

804150

3

## Organization

Western Wisconsin Technical College

## Developers

Victoria Danielson

11/25/1997

Jolene Hartwick

12/1/2004

## Division

General Education

Mathematics

## Credits

Classroom Presentation 54 48 3
Individualized/Independent Study 0 0 0

## Description

This course highlights the essentials of arithmetic, algebra, and geometry. This course includes a review of operations with fractions and decimals, and includes operations with percent, scientific notation, unit conversions, perimeter, area, volume, basic algebra, equations and formulas, right triangles, data graphs, and descriptive statistics.

## Prerequisites

1. Placement scores (ACT-16+)(ASSET-37+)(COMPASS-34+).
2. A student entering fundamental math should have whole number arithmetic skills.
3. A student entering fundamental math should be able to perform arithmetic operations with fractions and decimals.
4. A student entering fundamental math should have a conceptual knowledge of perimeter, area, and volume; and be able to identify common geometric shapes
5. A student entering fundamental math should be able to read and interpret line, bar, and circle graphs as seen in magazines and newspapers.

## Goals

1. Develop mathematic and problem solving skills that include accuracy, correct use of order of operations and procedures, use of calculator or measurement tools, use of appropriate geometric formulas, interpretation of data, and use of variables in algebraic expressions and equations.

## TextBooks

1. Slater, Jeffrey; and Tobey, John   Basic College Mathematics   5th   Prentice Hall  1998
This textbook is required ISBN #:0131678639
2. WWTC Math Dept Handout   Fundamentals of Math supplement
This textbook is required

## Core Abilities

• Demonstrate effective reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills
• Demonstrate mathematical skills
• Apply scientific concepts
• Identify and solve problems, applying knowledge in a critical, creative, and ethical manner
• Recognize the value of self and others in order to be a productive member of a diverse global society
• Evaluate and use information technology effectively

## Competency

Western Wisconsin Technical College - 304 6th Street North - La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone:608-785-9200 or 1-800-322-9982
Request Information  or  Contact Webmaster
Technical College