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FAQ to Succeed in MAT090- PREALGEBRA SUPPLEMENT


FAQ to Succeed in MAT090 - Prealgebra Supplement




What will I learn in MAT090?

What materials will I need for MAT090?

What websites can I use to prepare for MAT090?

What if I have more questions?




What will I learn in MAT090?

Students who place into MAT090 are required to enroll in both MAT098 and this supplemental course during the same semester.  The course is designed to assist students in achieving success in MAT 098 by offering them supplemental support and instruction.  Students must earn a CN or better to pass the course.


What materials will I need for MAT090?


REQUIRED TEXTBOOK:
No textbook is required for this course.


REQUIRED MATERIALS:
Pencils, erasers, paper, 3-ring binder

What websites can I use to prepare for MAT090?
 
The Math Department at CCC recommends that you review the following topics to be successful in MAT090:

  1. Operations with whole numbers: Adding subtracting, multiplying and dividing without the use of a calculator.
  2. Place Values: Whole numbers
  3. Properties of Arithmetic: Commutative, associative, distributive, identities, inverse

You can do this from home by selecting any of the aforementioned topics on the math tutorial websites listed below; there you will find mini-lectures, worked problems, practice problems and helpful tips.

What if I have more questions?
 
Feel free to contact a member of the Math Department in person, by phone or via email. A list of department members can be found on the CCC website at:

http://www.clinton.edu/MathDepartment/content-staff/gid/85/default.cml


For more details on MAT080 course objectives visit: MAT090 Course Information Sheet