Seventh-grade math (MATH 31 and MATH 33, or their seventh-grade equivalents)
After you have successfully completed this course, you should be able to do the following:
McGraw-Hill. Glencoe Math, Your Common Core Edition. Course 3, vol. 1.1st ed. Columbus, OH: McGraw-Hill, 2013. (ISBN-13: 978-0-07-661530-8)
Texas Instruments Explorer 30 (TI-30) or other graphing calculator with similar capabilities
Eighth-grade math is a continuation of the introduction to basic math concepts that began in the seventh-grade courses. We will study topics such as equation concepts, linear equations, systems of equations, functions, exponents, and the number system. We will also explore real-world applications of these concepts.
Several components need to be completed to help you be successful in this course. You should do the following:
The comprehensive final examination consists of 50 questions from the six units.
Your final grade will be a combination of the following:
Your final grade will be determined by the following percentage breakdown:
|Unit 1 Quiz||10%|
|Unit 2 Quiz||10%|
|Unit 3 Quiz||10%|
|Unit 4 Quiz||10%|
|Unit 5 Quiz||10%|
|Unit 6 Quiz||10%|
|E (fail)||59% and below|
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Summary: 6 computer-graded assignments; may be resubmitted once for a fee
Summary: 1 proctored computer-graded exam, may retake once for a fee, must pass with at least a sixty percent to earn credit for the course
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