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Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

BUS 104 - Mathematics for Business

This course utilizes mathematical operations to solve practical business application problems which will develop a strong business mathematics and personal finance foundation. Students use arithmetic skills and equation solving techniques, exponential firnctions, arithmetic and geometric progressions, summation notation, and basic statistics. Students apply these to a variety of business-related tasks: banking services, payroll calculations, taxes, risk management, mathematics of retailing, time value of money, stocks, bonds, insurance, financial statements, depreciation, inventory costs, stocks, bonds, metrii system and business statistics. The fundamentals of spreadsheet software will also be introduced.
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites: MAT 050 or MAT 060 placement test score