Business Math Syllabus
Mr. Kanger – Room 107
School phone: 668-1901
Business Math is a course for the student who seeks specific skills in mathematics to address the real-world application of solving business and consumer problems. During the first half of the course, students will learn the basics of personal business mathematics including income, banking, credit cards, loans, automobile transportation, housing costs, insurance and investment. The second half of the course will involve business mathematics with instruction in human resource personnel, production, purchasing, sales, marketing, accounting, and financial management.
Means of Instruction
Small group activities
Individual and group projects
Internet research projects
Methods of Assessment
Daily in-class math problems & assignments
Tests & Quizzes
Real world application discussion
Daily in-class assignments 40%
The mid-term exam will be cumulative and count for 10% of the final grade.
Final Exam/Final Grade:
The Final Exam will be worth 10% of the final grade. The Final Grade will consist of 80% quarter grades, 10% mid-term grade and 10% final grade.
All students are required to be prepared for each class period. This includes bringing the appropriate materials needed—Notebook, calculator, pencil, textbook and any other materials needed.
All students are required to participate and contribute to each lesson. : )