Class Description
This course is designed to teach the student the fundamentals of Algebra through instruction, class work, homework, and tests.  This course provides the foundation for more advanced mathematics courses and develops the skills needed to solve mathematical problems. Topics will include the mathematics of personal income, buying a car and related expenses, purchasing various types of insurance, housing, unit pricing, discounts and mark-ups, banking, budgeting, investments, taxes, and travel.  This course will meet the state requirements (Missouri Learning Standards)