Oct 19, 2018  
2018 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 50 
2018 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 50

Math Skills 2

Successful completion of:

MATH 0970  or higher

Or Students can demonstrate completion of Math Skills 2 through placement scores in this range:

  • Accuplacer: Elementary Algebra score 41 or higher
  • ACT: Math score 17 or higher
  • SAT: Quantitative/Math score 350 or higher (old score)
    SAT: Quantitative/Math score 390 or higher (new score)
  • PARCC:​ ‡ Mathematics - Algebra II or Mathematics II Level 4 or 5 

Please meet with an academic coach if you are using these scores to meet this skill level.

Students with this skill level are able to do all skills required for Math Skills 1. Additionally, students are able to apply arithmetic operations to the manipulation of algebraic expressions. They are able to solve linear equations and inequalities using mathematical properties, graphically represent solutions, and interpret the characteristics of lines. Students are able to solve systems of linear equations using graphical and algebraic methods. Students are also able to apply algebraic concepts and formulas to geometry and work with scientific notation.