MTH 101

Quantitative Reasoning I


This course will explore concepts and applications of math skills related to common workplace problems and real-life situations. Students will be introduced to topics including Working with Numbers, Percents, Ratios, Proportions, Basic Algebra, Reasoning, Estimation, Equation and Problem Solving, Financial Mathematics, and Geometry.

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze and solve mathematical problems involving numbers, basic algebra, percents, rates, ratios, financial mathematics, and geometry in order to demonstrate a working knowledge of their concepts.

  • Interpret and solve mathematical models and applications in order to develop critical analysis skills and deepen conceptual understanding.

  • Estimate and check answers to problems to determine accuracy and reasonableness.

  • Communicate mathematical ideas and information to convey quantitative reasoning.

  • Research, recognize, and reflect on connections between mathematics and real-life situations in order to understand its implications.

More details

Required Course Pack:

  • Online Materials and Library Resources (OMLR)
  • Access to Knewton open educational resources
  • MTH 101 Practical Lab Kit

The MTH 101 Practical Lab Kit includes the following experiential learning supplies:

  • 1 oz Organic German Chamomile Flowers Matricaria recutita
  • 1 oz Organic Lavender Flowers Lavandula angustifolia
  • 1 oz Organic Lemon Balm Leaf Melissa officinalis
  • 1 oz Organic Oatstraw Avena sativa
  • 1 oz Organic Red Rose Buds/Petals Rosa centifolia
  • 5 ml Cedarwood Virginia Essential Oil Juniperus virginiana (may be substituted for Cedarwood Atlas Essential Oil)
  • 5 ml Organic Lavender Essential Oil Lavandula angustifolia
  • 5 ml Organic Sweet Orange Essential Oil Citrus sinensis
  • 5 ml Pipettes (Qty 6)
  • 5-10 ml Graduated Cylinder
  • Nasal Inhalers w/ wicks (Qty 3)
  • Stainless Steel Tea Infuser

Required Textbooks:

Please note: All required reading for this course is located in the online classroom.

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Current Instructors:

Dr. Lori Holdren

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Admissions Requirements:

Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalency and recommendation for admission by the ACHS Admissions Committee.

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