Quantitative Reasoning –
This applications-driven course prepares students to critically analyze and solve problems using quantitative reasoning. Students will learn the importance of mathematics and its value to society. Applications to real-world situations are emphasized throughout the course including economics, finance, and statistics.
This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks. This course is available to take individually or as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Advisor.
Numerical Reasoning: Organizing Data
- Interpret information depicted in charts and graphs.
- Determine relationships between bivariate data.
- Interpret graphs of functions.
Numerical Reasoning: Applications
- Analyze data using linear and exponential functions.
- Analyze data using logarithms.
- Interpret indexes and ratings.
- Apply relevant formulas to personal finances.
- Evaluate quantitative and qualitative data to make decisions.
- Use inductive and deductive reasoning in decision making.
- Calculate measures of central tendency.
- Interpret measures of central tendency.
- Analyze data distribution using bell curves.
- Calculate probabilities.
- Recognize bias in sampling methods.
Topic Review and Application
- Review all topics and objectives from Weeks One through Four.
- Analyze applications of quantitative reasoning.
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- While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Advisor.
- Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice.