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- Available Lessons: 106
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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1Critical Thinking and Logic in Mathematics
Course SummaryIf you're having a hard time understanding contemporary math, use the fun, short video lessons and quizzes in this remediation course to catch up. Review the entire course or focus just on your tough subjects, and then test yourself with the quizzes to prepare for a homework assignment or test.
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- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Students who need help with contemporary math topics will find this remedial course provides a simple and effective way to catch up on subject matter. You'll find this course useful if you:
- Need to bring your contemporary math grade up
- Are trying to catch up on any missed contemporary math homework
- Have a hard time understanding your contemporary math lessons in class
- Want some extra preparation materials for an upcoming contemporary math 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 contemporary math 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 contemporary math concepts. Check out the two most popular options to decide which best fits your needs:
- Start at the beginning with logic, reasoning, and critical thinking, and advance through the chapters and lessons in order until you reach the last lesson on efficient and inefficient algorithms. Lessons follow a natural progression, making this option simple to follow along.
- Identify contemporary math topics you find most difficult, and skip the material you already know. If you only need to study statistics, 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 contemporary math!
- Start at the beginning or find the chapter subjects or lesson topics you need to learn about.
- Open a lesson and play the video.
- Test your understanding of the material using the short lesson quizzes and chapter exams.
- Ask our expert instructors questions if you need extra help learning a contemporary math concept.
- Go to the next lesson in the chapter to continue learning.
- See your course progress on the contemporary math remedial course page.
What You Can Learn
You can advance your contemporary math knowledge and skills in the following areas:
- Using mathematical models, including logical fallacies, truth tables, and conditional statements for problem-solving
- Gathering statistical data and interpreting the results
- Calculating and using probability
- Discrete probability distributions
- Probability and the normal curve
- Applying mathematical probability to voting
- Math-based apportionment methods
- Graph theory, models, and theorems
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