MTH20 Fundamentals of Mathematics

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Develops arithmetic fluency and the conceptual basis, and applications of integers, fractions, decimals, percents, and measurements. A scientific calculator may be required. The TI-30XS or TI-30XIIS is recommended. The PCC math department recommends that students take MTH courses in consecutive terms. Prerequisite: (ABE 0782 or placement into MTH 20) and (placement into RD 80 or ESOL 250). Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide).

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classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
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List of classes for MTH20 Fundamentals of Mathematics
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30098 Web


From June 22 through August 29, 2020
Textbooks for CRN 30098
Course details for CRN 30098
Instructor: Diane T Edwards
Tuition: credit Fees: $20
Notes: ALEKS Required.

This page includes online classes only, more sections may exist for this class.

Course details: CRN 30098

Course materials


Find out which textbooks are required for this course.

Online publisher materials

This course uses ALEKS technology and the New Miller Text, or e-text. You will be given directions for two week temporary access to the online learning system, (ALEKS), and the e-text when you access the MTH 20 class in D2L. You will have two weeks from your first access in ALEKS to either purchase the physical book through the bookstore, or to purchase continued access to ALEKS which will include the e-text.  

Once you are sure this is the course for you, you can purchas the new text/ALEKS access code at the bookstore or wait to purchase the e-text/ALEKS access online once the term has started.

NOTES of CAUTION: A used book will NOT work. If you purchase the book from the bookstore, our book has a picture of a turtle on it.

Proctored exams and activities:

There are no proctored exams and activities.

Other in-person and on-campus activities:

There are no other in-person and on-campus activities.


Students need reliable internet access. 

Students will also need to be able to handwrite on weekly worksheest and upload them.

Instructor comments:

Mandatory First Week Assignments: There are two mandatory assignments, 1) a syllabus assignment and 2) completion of the chapter 1 review material, including an intial assessment, (knowledge check) within the online  ALEKS online assessment that must be completed by the first Wednesday of the term. Student must complete both of these assignments by this due date to keep their spot in the class.

Early Course Access: Students will have access to the course the Friday before the term begins. This will allow each student to spend time getting used to the course and to confirm the course will be a good fit. It will also allow students to begin working on the course early, if there is a need or interest to do so.

Frequently Asked Questions Link: For additional class information, please check out a sample syllabus and Frequently Asked Questions link at my website. Note that the link refers MTH 20 classes in general and it is not specific to our current closed campus situation. Know that there are no scenarios where you will be coming to campus. Here's the link:

Web course information

No show policy
Your instructor can mark you as a "no show" if you do not participate in your class during the first week. This will remove you from the class. It is important to log in as soon as the class starts to see what the participation requirements are.
Web & Remote Teaching Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the quick guide to Online Learning technical requirements.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities taking Web based classes please visit the Disability Services website.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learning:
Before you take your first online class at PCC, you must complete the start guide for online learning. The start guide will help you decide if online classes are right for you. Once you complete the start guide, you will be eligible to register for online classes.

The Start Guide is not required for Hybrid or Remote Courses but strongly recommended. To learn more, go to