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Some of the content of this guide was modeled after a guide originally created by the Openstax and has been adapted for the GPRC Learning Commons in September 2020. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons BY 4.0 International License .

Fundamentals of Math

This guide covers fundamental topics in math such as order of operations, calculating percentages, fractions, ratios, decimals and etc. These topics cover essential skills that are keys to performing advanced math problems.


Our Goals:

This guide is intended to help students who:

  • need to brush-up on their fundamental math knowledge

  • have to meet the prerequisites of higher-level math courses.

Mastering the skills discussed in this guide will particularly help students enrolled in the Academic Upgrading mathematics courses such as: MA0060, MA0081, MA0091, MA0093, MA0110, and  MA0113.



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