Math 98: Math for Everyday Life

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Math 98: Math for Everyday Life has been evaluated and recommended for 4 semester hours and may be transferred to over 2,000 colleges and universities. This entertaining course offers access to engaging lessons, mini quizzes and exams that make studying complex math concepts simple and can help you get closer to your educational goals.
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15 chapters in Math 98: Math for Everyday Life

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Lesson 1 - How to Perform Addition: Steps & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Perform Subtraction: Steps & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Mental Math: Addition and Subtraction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53123].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53123].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Perform Multiplication: Steps & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17869].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17869].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Do Double Digit Multiplication: Steps & Practice Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60603].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60603].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Double Digit Multiplication Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60605].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60605].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Perform Division: Steps & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17870].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17870].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is Long Division? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5257].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5257].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Performing Long Division with Large Numbers: Steps and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18580].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18580].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Mental Math: Multiplication and Division Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Working with Decimals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46722].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46722].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a Fraction? - Definition and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18546].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18546].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is a Percent? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11280].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11280].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Comparing & Ordering Fractions, Decimals & Percents Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Changing Between Decimals and Fractions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Changing Between Decimals and Percents Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11281].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11281].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Converting Fractions to Percents Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14502].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14502].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Converting Percent Notation to Fraction Notation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14501].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14501].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Solve Problems Using Percents Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11282].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11282].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Solve Word Problems That Use Percents Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15623].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15623].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Percentage Increase and Decrease: Calculation and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ratios and Proportions: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14095].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14095].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Proportion: Definition, Application & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15621].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15621].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Calculations with Ratios and Proportions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10625].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10625].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Identifying & Calculating Averages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29944].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29944].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Calculating Weighted Average: Method, Formula & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15017].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15017].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Calculate Mean, Median, Mode & Range Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2388].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2388].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Finding Mean, Median & Mode on a Frequency Table Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46852].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46852].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Calculating the Mean, Median, Mode & Range: Practice Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16174].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16174].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Calculating Financial Problems with Mathematical Models Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Calculating a Personal Cash Flow Statement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Taxes & Discounts: Calculations & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15580].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15580].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Calculate a Tip Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46877].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46877].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Calculate Sales Commissions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Calculate Shipping & Handling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46876].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46876].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Item Unit Price & Total Cost: Calculations & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46878].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46878].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Find Simple Interest Rate: Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15014].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15014].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is Compound Interest? - Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14983].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14983].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Effective Annual Rate: Formula & Calculations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29934].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29934].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Calculating Monthly Loan Payments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15244].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15244].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Comparing Variable & Fixed Interest Rate Loans Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48253].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48253].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Return on Investment: Definition, Formula & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9539].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9539].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Exponential Growth vs. Decay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[619].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[619].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Exponential Decay: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5216].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5216].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Exponential Growth: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5218].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5218].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Solve Exponential Equations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[625].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[625].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is an Exponential Function? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[618].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[618].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is a Logarithm? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[621].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[621].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Evaluate Logarithms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[622].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[622].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Understanding Bar Graphs and Pie Charts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2386].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2386].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a Stacked Bar Chart? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53919].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53919].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is a Pie Chart? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9156].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9156].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Comparing Pie Chart Data Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268769].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268769].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Read, Interpret & Construct Box-and-Whisker Plots Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46841].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46841].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Scatterplots and Line Graphs: Definitions and Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15886].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15886].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Interpreting Graphical Representations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29550].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29550].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is a Two-Way Table? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2384].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2384].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Create Frequency Charts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46844].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46844].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Cumulative Frequency Tables: Definition, Uses & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17695].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17695].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Frequency Distributions: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13770].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13770].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Introduction to Probability: Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46846].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46846].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Theoretical Probability? - Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14964].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14964].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Subjective Probability: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21724].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21724].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Empirical Probability: Definition, Formula & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21723].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21723].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Probability of Independent and Dependent Events Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Mutually Exclusive Events & Non-mutually Exclusive Events Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46848].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46848].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Probability of Simple, Compound and Complementary Events Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2390].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2390].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Calculate Simple Conditional Probabilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2394].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2394].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Applying Conditional Probability & Independence to Real Life Situations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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