What will I learn in MAT096?
This course covers the basic arithmetic skills necessary for all higher-level math courses. Course topics include operations with whole numbers, fractions and decimal numbers; ratios and proportions; percent problems. Applications of each of these topics will be explored. Students must earn a CN or better to pass the course. Near the end of the course, students will complete a comprehensive, departmental final exam to assess their preparedness to move on to MAT098 Prealgebra.
What materials will I need for MAT096?
Basic Mathematical Skills with Geometry, 9th edition; Hutchinson, Bergman, Baratto. McGraw-Hill.
ISBN # 978-0-07-338444-3
Pencils, erasers, paper
What websites can I use to prepare for MAT096?
The Math Department at CCC recommends that you review the following topics to be successful in MAT096:
You can do this from home by selecting any of the aforementioned topics on the math tutorial websites listed below; there you will find mini-lectures, worked problems, practice problems and helpful tips.
Review of these topics will prepare you to be successful in the first four weeks when you are getting situated and accustomed to your new environment.
For more details on MAT096 course objectives visit: MAT096 Course Information Sheet