Upon successful completion of this course, the student shall be able to: A. Perform basic arithmetic functions quickly and accurately. B. Calculate percentages, ratios, and fractions. C. Calculate insurance premiums. (Life, car, property) D. Compute various sorts of trade discounts and commission earnings. E. Compute simple and compound interest. F. Determine payment and amortization schedules for various loans. G. Calculate stock dividends and bond interest. H. Analyze and solve case-like problems decscribing real business situations. I. Compute basic statistical values. (Mean, median, mode and range)

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COMPASS ALGEBRA 26 or ACT MATH 18 or ACT MATH 18 or MATH SECTION SCORE 470 or ACCUPLACER ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA 33 or WAIVE ASSET MATH SKILLS 99 or WAIVE ASSET INTER ALGEBRA 99 or WAIVE ASSET COLLEGE ALGEBRA 99 or WAIVE CALG & TRIG OR PRECAL 99

Textbook information is available at http://www.bhc.edu/on-campus/bookstore/ You will need to know the BHC course number, e.g., BL201, and section number.

Prerequisite: A minimum score of 32 on COMPASS pre-algebra test or a minimum score of 22 on ACT math.

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