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: Assessment test score of 4 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: Assessment test score of 4 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 Intermediate Algebra and Geometry demonstrable through a minimum Triton placement score of 6 or ACT Math score of 23 (within the last two years) 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