MAT 101◊ Quantitative Literacy

3 credits

Intended for students in areas of study not requiring calculus or advanced mathematics. Applications of ratio and measurement to real-world situations, including percentages, linear and exponential modeling with a focus on environmental applications, and basic descriptive statistics.

Prerequisite: Writing: COMPASS placement test score of 83 or higher; an English ACT score of 20 or higher; or a grade of "C" or better in RHT 095 or RHT 096 or completion of RHT 101

AND

Reading: COMPASS placement test score of 70 or higher; a Reading ACT score of 20 or higher; or a grade of "C" or better in RHT 085 or RHT 086 or completion of RHT 101

AND

Triton placement algebra score of at least 66 or college algebra score of at least 31 or ACT Math score of 23 (within the last two years) or MAT 080 or MAT 085 or MAT 096 or MAT 103◊. A grade of "C "or better is required for all prerequisite Math courses.

Lecture: 3 hours — IAI: M1 901