Mathematics 600 Fundamentals
Math 600 Fundamentals is a full-year elementary math course focusing on number skills and numerical literacy, with an introduction to the number skills needed for algebra. In it, students will gain solid experience with number theory and operations, including decimals and fractions. This course also integrates geometric concepts and skills throughout the units, as well as introducing students to statistical and probability concepts.
By the end of the course, students will be expected to do the following:
- Perform all four operations on whole numbers, decimals, and fractions.
- Factor numbers completely and find greatest common factors.
- Convert between fractions, decimals, and percentages.
- Represent numbers with exponents.
- Calculate perimeters and areas of regular plane shapes and measure angles.
- Plot ordered pairs on coordinate grids.
- Represent data on statistical charts, including picture, bar, line, and circle graphs.
- Calculate probabilities and make predictions.