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- Available Lessons: 108
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Course SummaryIf you're struggling with college mathematics, use this remedial course to get the help you need. Prepare to get a better grade in class by watching our short video lessons and take the multiple-choice quizzes to check your comprehension.
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- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Students who need help with mathematics topics will find this remedial course provides a simple and effective way to catch up on challenging subject matter. You'll find this course useful if you:
- Need to bring your mathematics grade up
- Are trying to catch up on any missed mathematics homework
- Have a hard time understanding your mathematics lessons in class
- Want some extra preparation materials for an upcoming mathematics exam
- Prefer self-paced learning in multiple formats (visual or auditory)
- Would like a low-pressure alternative to formal or traditional classes
You'll be able to benefit from this remedial course in several ways:
- It's helpful: Short lesson series make the material engaging and easier to absorb.
- It's convenient: Study when you want, where you want from any computer or mobile device.
- It's flexible: Whether you learn better by reading, hearing or watching a video, we've got you covered.
- It's authoritative: Our mathematics instructors are experts who make topics understandable and fun!
Using the Course
We've designed this course so that it's easy to navigate for students who are struggling with mathematical concepts. Check out the two most popular options to decide which best fits your needs:
- Start at the beginning with an overview of math foundations, and advance through the chapters and lessons in order until you reach the last lesson on geometry. Lessons follow a natural progression, making this option simple to follow along.
- Identify the mathematics topics you find most difficult, and skip the material you already know. If you only need to study complex and imaginary numbers, you can go straight to that chapter. Though some lessons might refer to topics in previous lessons, each one is designed to stand alone to make sure you get all of the info you need to understand a topic.
Simply follow these steps, and you'll be on your way to mastering mathematics!
1. Start at the beginning or find the chapter subjects or lesson topics you need to learn about.
2. Open a lesson and play the video.
3. Test your understanding of the material using the short lesson quizzes and chapter exams.
4. Ask our expert instructors questions if you need extra help learning a mathematical concept.
5. Go to the next lesson in the chapter to continue learning.
6. See your course progress on the mathematics remedial course page.
What You Can Learn
You can advance your mathematics knowledge and skills in the following areas:
- Linear equations
- 1- and 2-variable inequalities
- Quadratic equations
- Calculations with complex and imaginary numbers
- The five primary properties of exponents
- Operations with polynomials and rational expressions
- Basic terms associated with functions and notations
- Exponential and logarithmic equations
- Avoidance of logical fallacies in math
- Concepts found in mathematical sets
- Charts and graphs used to calculate the probability of events
- Properties of circles, rectangles, squares, triangles and other geometric shapes
- The Pythagorean Theorem
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