**Est. 2007**

__MATH A005 - PRACTICAL MATH__

__SYLLABUS__

**Syllabus - Intersession 15**

__TEXTBOOK__

*Basic College Mathematics, 7th Edition*

**by Tobey, Slater, Blair, Crawford**

ISBN-13: 978-0-321-74759-4

__HANDOUTS__

**Section 1.1 - Understanding Whole Numbers**

**Section 1.2 - Adding Whole Numbers**

**Section 1.3 - Subtracting Whole Numbers**

**Section 1.4 - Multiplying Whole Numbers**

**Section 1.5 - Dividing Whole Numbers**

**Section 1.6 - Exponents and the Order of Operations**

**Section 1.7 - Rounding and Estimating**

**Section 1.8 - Solving Applied Problems Involving Whole Numbers**

**Section 2.1 - Understanding Fractions**

**Section 2.2 - Simplifying Fractions**

**Section 2.3 - Converting Between Improper Fractions and Mixed **

**Numbers**

**Section 2.4 - Multiplying Fractions and Mixed Numbers**

**Section 2.5 - Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers**

**Section 2.6 - The Least Common Denominator and Creating Equivalent **

**Fractions**

**Section 2.7 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions**

**Section 2.8 - Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers and the Order of **

**Operations**

**Section 2.9 - Solving Applied Problems Involving Fractions**

**Section 3.1 - Using Decimal Notation**

**Section 3.2 - Comparing, Ordering, and Rounding Decimals**

**Section 3.3 - Adding and Subtracting Decimals**

**Section 3.4 - Multiplying Decimals**

**Section 3.5 - Dividing Decimals**

**Section 3.6 - Converting Fractions to Decimals and the Order of **

**Operations**

**Section 3.7 - Estimating and Solving Applied Problems Involving **

**Decimals**

**Section 4.1 - Ratios and Rates**

**Section 4.2 - The Concept of Proportions**

**Section 4.3 - Solving Proportions**

**Section 4.4 - Solving Applied Problems Involving Proportions**

**Section 5.1 - Understanding Percent**

**Section 5.2 - Changing Between Percents, Decimals, and Fractions**

**Section 5.3A - Solving Percent Problems Using Equations**

**Section 5.3B - Solving Percent Problems Using Proportions**

**Section 5.4 - Solving Applied Percent Problems**

**Section 5.5 - Solving Commission, Percent of Increase or Decrease, **

**and Interest**

**Section 6.1 - American Units**

**Section 6.2 - Metric Measurements: Length**

**Section 6.3 - Metric Measurements: Volume and Weight**

**Section 6.4 - Converting Units**

**Section 6.5 - Solving Applied Measurement Problems**

**Section 7.2 - Rectangles and Squares**

**Section 7.3 - Parallelograms, Trapezoids, and Rhombuses**

**Section 7.4 - Triangles**

**Section 7.5 - Square Roots**

**Section 7.7 - Circles**

**Section 7.8 - Volume**

**Section 7.9 - Similar Geometric Figures**

**Section 8.1 - Circle Graphs**

**Section 8.2 - Bar Graphs and Line Graphs**

**Section 8.4 - Mean, Median, and Mode**

**Section 9.1 - Adding Signed Numbers**

**Section 9.2 - Subtracting Signed Numbers**

**Section 9.3 - Multiplying and Dividing Signed Numbers**

**Section 9.4 - Order of Operations with Signed Numbers**

**Section 9.5 - Scientific Notation**