The aim of the Literacy Foundations Mathematics courses is to help students develop the knowledge and skills that they need to be successful in Mathematics courses at the grade 11 level or to be sufficiently prepared to successfully write the Mathematics section of the GED examination. (Ministry of Education, 2000).
No textbook is required for this course.
Students will require a graphing calculator.
Students will also require the use of a computer with a spreadsheet program.
Module 1: Number systems and operations
Section 1: Integers and Operations
Section 2: Converting Fractions and Decimals
Section 3: Comparing Fractions and Decimals
Section 4: Operations with Fractions
Section 5: Operations with Decimals
Module 2: Ratios, Proportions and Percents
Section 1: Ratio and Proportions
Section 2: Percentages
Section 3: Powers and Exponents
Section 4: Order of Operations
Module 3: Patterns and Relations
Section 1: Tables and charts
Section 2: Algebraic and Word Expressions
Section 3: Preservation of Equality
Section 4: Expressions and Equations
Section 5: Evaluation of Expressions
Section 6: Solving Equations
Module 4: Shapes and Space
Section 1: Circumference and Area
Section 2: Volume
Section 3: Points in a Plane
Module 5: Statistics and Probability
Section 1: Statistics
Section 2: Probability
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