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Prerequisite Materials for MATH 105



MATH 105 assumes proficiency in the topics listed below. If you need a review of this material, read the model problems for the topic and then answer the corresponding practice exercises. Make sure to check your answers. If you have problems with any of these and need assistance, check for the hours that the Dolciani Math Learning Center is open for support in advance of or at the beginning of the semester.


Solving Quadratic Equations
Solving Linear Inequalities
Solving Systems of Equations
Apothecary and Household Systems
Comparing and Ordering Fractions, Mixed Numbers and Decimals
Converting Between Fractions, Decimals and Percents
Converting Units of Measurment
Dividing Polynomials Using Long Division
Finding Prime Factorization, Greatest Common Factor, and Least Common Multiple
Naming Polygons
Numbers in Scientific Notation
Reading and Writing Roman Numerals
Reading Points on a Coordinate Plane
Reviewing Trigonometry
Rounding Whole Numbers and Decimals
Solving Basic Word Problems
Solving Linear Equations
Solving Problems Involving Percents
Solving Mixture and Solution Verbal Problems
Troubleshooting Common Errors in Algebra
Using Basic Operations on Sets
Using Order of Operations
Understanding Graphs of Linear Equations
Understanding How to Read Graphs
Understanding Mean, Median, and Mode
Working with Complex Fractions
Working with Integers
Working with Fractions
Working with Formulas
Working with Exponents
Working with Decimals
Working With Proportions
Working with Rational Numbers


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