We will use basic arithmetic, algebra, and descriptive statistics to understand and model the CSU budget crisis.
Passing score on or exemption from the Entry Level Mathematics Examination, or credit in MATH 093.General Education course intended to acquaint the student with basic mathematical ideas. (Available for General Education, Basic Skills Mathematics)
At the end of their program of study, students should be able to
Represent, understand and explain mathematical information symbolically, graphically, numerically and verbally.
Develop mathematical models of real-world situations and explain the assumptions and limitations of those models.
Use models to make predictions, draw conclusions, check whether the results are reasonable, and find optimal results using technology where necessary and appropriate.
Demonstrate an understanding of the nature of mathematical reasoning including the ability to prove simple results and/or make statistical inferences.
NO late homework is accepted.
Using a Spreadsheet Program
Reading and Writing Mathematics
The CSU Budget Crisis and the Cost of College
80% - homework, quizzes, and forums
20% - project
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