Oct 20, 2020  
2020 - 2021 College Catalog 
  
2020 - 2021 College Catalog
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MAT* 109 - Quantitative Literacy


3 credits
Introduces the language of mathematics. Topics include consumer mathematics, percent, personal loans and simple interest, compound interest, installment buying, buying a house with a mortgage, annuities and sinking funds. A brief study of the history of mathematics, including early numeration systems. A basic introduction to game theory and voting and apportionment. This course may be used to satisfy the mathematics requirement for graduation.
Prerequisite(s): MAT* 085 , MAT* 095 , MAT 095A, B, and C, MAT* 097  with a grade of D or better, or MAT* 079  with a grade of C or better, or sufficient score on the mathematics placement test



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