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 Course Title:   Fractions, Ratios, and Proportions


 Department:    MATH

 Course #:    81

 Credits:    3

 Variable:     Yes

 IUs:    3

 CIP:    330101

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2014

 Course Description  

The four basic operations with fractions, and calculations using ratios and proportions.


Prerequisite: instructor's permission.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 33

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic N/A  

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Perform the four basic operations in fractions
  2. Calculate ratios and proportions
  3. Apply basic operations of fractions, ratios, and proportions in word problems
  4. Strengthen self-image through improved math literacy capabilities

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

Course Contents

  1. Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions
  2. Calculations of ratios and proportions
  3. Application (word problems)