Catalog 2015-2016 
    
    Oct 21, 2018  
Catalog 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ABED 030 Adult Basic Education Math I

1-2 credits
Students gain mastery of whole number concepts and methods through the use of the four basic mathematical operations (add, subtract, multiply, divide) in both numeric and story problems. Students also study numeral and word representations of numbers, and the US standard measurement system.

Prerequisites: Instructor permission.
Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Write names for whole numbers
  • Identify the place value of digits within a numeral
  • Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers
  • Add three or more numbers
  • Multiply by tens
  • Solve word problems requiring addition
  • Solve word problems requiring subtraction
  • Solve word problems requiring multiplication
  • Solve word problems requiring division
  • Measure using whole units
  • Use common measurements in the US standard measurement system
  • Use the mathematical critical thinking skills of problem solving, pattern recognition, substitution, following structural rules, and quantitative modeling to solve problems in basic arithmetic