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COURSE NUMBER: MATT104
COURSE TITLE:Business Mathematics
DIVISION:Business
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:3
CONTACT HOURS:Lecture 3
DELIVERY MODE:Classroom
Online

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Business mathematical exercises and problems. Units of study will include decimals, fractions, banking, payroll records, taxes, percents in business, commission, discounts and markup. Other areas of study will include credit interest, installment buying, and depreciation.

PREREQUISITES:

NOTES:

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course the student will:
  • Solve basic math equations using whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percent’s, and equations.
  • Determine percent increase and decrease using markup and markdown applications.
  • Apply use of annual percentage rate and annual percentage yield to problems in finance.
  • Maintain checking accounts and prepare bank reconciliations.
  • Solve problems which involve the simple interest formula.
  • Prepare invoices and calculate trade and cash discounts.
  • Calculate markup and markdowns.
  • Calculate periodic payments.
  • Solve problems involving installment and discount buying with cash and credit.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  1. Fundamental Review
  2. Decimals, Fractions, and Percentages
  3. Accounting Applications
  4. Percentage Applications
  5. Interest Applications

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
Practical Business Math Procedures, Slater, 11th e. pub McGraw-Hill

See bookstore website for current book(s) at http://www.dacc.edu/bookstore

EVALUATION:
Exams 90% of Final Grade.
Attendance 10% of Final Grade.

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REVISION:
Spring 2017

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