Consumer Math

Course #:

MATH

5-271

Division:

Mathematics

Department:

High School Math

Suggested Age:

16-18

Prerequisites:

This course is recommended for all high school students. It can be taken after Algebra 2 for students who need a fourth math credit. It can also be taken along with another math course as this course is not heavy in math problem homework.

Consumer Math

Course Description:

Process/Purpose

This Consumer Math course prepares students for making financial decisions with instruction about buying a car, credit card charges, taxes, interest on loans and savings, personal banking, and costs of transportation, food, clothing, utilities, insurance, filling out income tax forms, planning vacations, starting a small business, and more.  Being a good steward of the Lord‘s money is a primary emphasis.

Curriculum/Materials: