## Basic Skills

**3 credits**

**Blue Book Description:** Natural numbers; integers; rational numbers; decimals; ratio, proportion; percent; graphs; applications. Students who have passed MATH 001 may not schedule this course for credit. This course may not be used to satisfy the basic minimum requirements for graduation in any baccalaureate degree program.

**Pre-requisites:** None

**Pre-requisite for:** None

**Suggested Textbook:**

Basic College Math w/ Early Integers, Martin-Gay, Pearson Prentice-Hall, ISBN 9780132227490.*Check with your instructor to make sure this is the textbook used for your section.*

**Topics:**

Chapter 1 - Whole Numbers

Chapter 2 - Integers and Introduction to Variables

Chapter 3 - Fractions

Chapter 4 - Decimals

Chapter 5 - Ratio,Proportion, and Measurement

Chapter 6 - Percent

Chapter 7 - Statistics and Probability

Chapter 8 - Introduction to Algebra (sections 8.1 - 8.4 only)