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skarface
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So I have to take ONE MATH CLASS to fufill the requirement of general education(transfer), I haven't been to school for a long time, I forgot anything and everything about math, is there a math class which you don't need prior knowledge in math and don't do any calculating? Do such class exist? A class which deals with history or concept of math, perhaps? I can do with lots of memorizing.

Thank you in advance for your help.

Thank you in advance for your help.

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## Replies to: Easy math class?

7Registered User New MemberWhy not just take a remedial math class and work your way towards Statistics (the easiest transferable math class)?

75Registered User Junior MemberBut, basically, I think the answer is no, at least I hope not. Every college graduate should be able to "calculate."

How long is a long time? I was out of school 16 years when I went back to school. I had never advanced past pre-algebra in high school, and I didn't do very well in that. I'm now a computational math major and a math tutor. I don't tend to accept "I haven't been in school for a while" as a very good excuse for not performing in math classes. It's always struck me as a bit of a cop-out when I get it from the students I tutor. It's easier to say "I'm too old for this" than it is just to study.

21Registered User New Member21Registered User New Member1Registered User New Member675Registered User Member240Registered User Junior Member770Registered User Junior MemberHowever, the easiest classes are those "Methods for teaching Math in the Elementary and Middle School" or equivalent. But those might not count as math classes.

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