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BC3 Academic Catalog: 2009-2010 
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2009-2010 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 81 - Preparatory Mathematics

3 institutional credits (3 lecture)
This is a course for students whose basic arithmetic skills are weak. The course covers the basic operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division with fractions and decimals. Other topics included are order of operations, prime factorization, ratio and proportion, percent measurement and the metric system, conversions, negative numbers, and transformations in solving linear equations.
Prerequisite(s): Placement test.