3.1



3.1 Students compute using arithmetic and algebra, work with units of measurement, translate verbal descriptions into mathematical form, and/or evaluate the reasonableness of quantitative assertions.

A quantitatively literate graduate should be able to…

3.1.1  Define and use units of measurement correctly.

3.1.2  Solve arithmetic and algebraic problems correctly.

3.1.3  Translate a verbal quantitative assertion into a mathematical expression and vice versa.

3.1.4  Evaluate the reasonableness of the magnitudes of quantitative assertions.

3.1.5  Use set concepts to solve counting and relative frequency problems that are presented verbally.