Material Detail

Foundations of Real World Math

Foundations of Real World Math

This is a free online course offered by the Saylor Foundation. 'The courses included in this program are designed for the high school student preparing for college or the adult learner who needs a refresher course or two in mathematics. Each of the courses in this series includes instructional videos and practice problems from Khan Academy™ (Khan Academy™ is a library of over 3,000 videos covering a range of topics, including math and physics) that will help you master the foundational knowledge necessary for success in College Algebra (MA001: Beginning Algebra) and beyond. These courses focus on the ways in which math relates to common “real world” situations, transactions, and phenomena, such as personal finance, business, and the sciences. This “real world” focus will help you grasp the... Show More


  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.