# Consumer Math Academic Library

*First Semester Online*

## Consumer Math Online First Semester

**UNIT 1 – BASIC MATH REVIEW**

**Course Overview****Introduction****Number Skills****Signed Numbers and Measurement Scales****A Consumer Application****Division Review****Quiz 1: Basic Operations****Prime Numbers and Factors****Factors and Products****Fractions, LCM, and GCF****Fractions****Quiz 2: Fractions****Adding and Subtracting Fractions****Multiplying and Dividing Fractions****Operations with Mixed Numbers****Consumer Applications****Quiz 3: Operations With Fractions****A Ratio Scale, Decimals, and Number Bases****Operations and Decimals**-
**Consumer Application, Metrics** **Quiz 4: Decimals****Percent****Base, Rate, Percentage****Problem Solving****Quiz 5: Percent****Mental Problem Solving****Final Review****Test: Basic Math Review****Alternate Test: Basic Math Review****Reference**

**UNIT 2 – PERSONAL FINANCE**

**Money***(You will be introduced to concepts in this unit which will draw from your previous learning with applications to areas related to the consumer)***Finding a Job****Job Skills: Using Standard Units****Job Skills: Using Metric Units****Converting Systems****Quiz 1: Job Skills****Part and Full-Time Jobs****Wages****Payroll****Payroll Deductions****Other Deductions****Quiz 2: Wages****Self-Employment: Piecework****Commission and Tips****Retirement Planning****Quiz 3: Other Income****Story Problems with Review****Test: Personal Finance****Alternate Test: Personal Finance****Reference**

**UNIT 3 – STATISTICS**

**Home Budget****Organizing Data****Sets and Probability (I)****Introduction to Probability****Conditional Probability – Part 1 – Introduction****Conditional Probability – Part 2 – Using a table****Math Lessons & Study Tips : How to Make a Frequency Table****Conditional Probability***(This instructional video goes beyond the concepts covered in the lesson, but may be of interest to some students)*

**Sets and Probability (II)****Representing Data****Quiz 1: Data****Preparing a Cash Budget****Using Records in Planning***(This section will rely on your understanding of finding percent of an item. Review as necessary the material presented earlier on percents)***A Home Business Application****Quiz 2: Records****Planning with Measures of Variations****Using the Standard Normal Distribution****Z-Scores and the Normal Distribution****Quiz 3: Measures of Variation****Sampling and Estimation****A Balance Sheet****Quiz 4: Balance Sheet****Confidence Intervals****Unit Review****Test: Statistics****Alternate Test: Statistics****Reference**

**UNIT 4 – TAXES AND INSURANCE**

**Life Insurance****Premiums****Loans and Cash Value****Health Insurance****Project: Insurance****Other Insurance****Quiz 1: Insurance****Taxes: Federal 1040****1040EZ Tax Form***(With a changing tax code it is likely this form has changed substantially)*

**Taxes: FICA****Taxes: State****Quiz 2: Withholding****Taxes: Local****Taxes: Other****Quiz 3: Taxes****Review****Test: Taxes and Insurance****Alternate Test: Taxes and Insurance****Reference**

**UNIT 5 – BANKING SERVICES AND INVESTMENTS**

**Selecting a Bank****Checking Accounts****Savings Accounts****Quiz 1: Accounts****Reconciling Statements****ATM’S****Simple and Compound Interest****Other Services****Quiz 2: Services****Financial Planning****Stocks****What it means to buy a company’s stock****Bonds vs. stocks**

**Bonds****Mutual Funds****Quiz 3: Investments****Wills and Estates****Project: Wills****Distributing an Estate****Quiz 4: Estate Planning****Review****Test: Banking Services and Investments****Alternate Test: Banking Services and Investments****Reference**