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MTH - Math

MTH 126

MATHEMATICS FOR ALLIED HEALTH

(2 CR.)

Prerequisites are competency in Math Essentials Units MTE 1-3 as demonstrated through placement and diagnostic tests, or by completion through unit 3 in an MTT course. Competency in Math Essentials Units MTE 1-5 or equivalent is desirable. A student who provides official evidence of qualifying SAT or ACT test scores taken within the last 5 yrs may register for these courses without taking the math placement test. Presents scientific notation, precision and accuracy, decimals and percents, ratio and proportion, variation, simple equations, techniques of graphing, use of charts and tables, logarithms, and the metric system. Lecture 2 hours per week.

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