MAT 105 Quantitative Literacy

This course provides the basic numeracy needed by a college graduate to estimate and reason about quantities, their magnitudes and their interrelationships. Topics include representing and analyzing data using graphs, descriptive statistics and regression analysis and using polynomial, exponential and logistic functions and systems of equations and inequalities to model and solve real-world problems. Graphing calculators and/or computers are utilized as tools. This course is not a prerequisite for any other college mathematics course. 11 (3 lecture hours) IAI: M1 901 Prerequisite: MAT 096 with a minimum grade of C or MAT 097 with a minimum grade of C or appropriate placement score