Finite Mathematics

FINITE MATHEMATICS: Finite Mathematics is an umbrella of mathematical topics. It is a course designed for students who will undertake higher-level mathematics in college that may not include calculus. Finite Math is made up of five strands: Sets, Matrices, Networks, Optimization, and Probability. The skills listed in these strands indicate what students should know and be able to do in Finite Math. The eight Process Standards for Mathematics apply throughout the course. Together with the content standards, the Process Standards prescribe that students experience mathematics as a coherent, useful, and logical subject that makes use of their ability to make sense of problem situations.  


Length: One Semester

Offered: Spring

Number of Periods per Semester: One


Grade Level: 11-12

Course Prerequisites: Algebra II, Algebra II H


Application: None

Tryout : None

Counselor Approval Required: None


Dual Credit:  No

Weighted: No


Diploma Path: Counts as a Mathematics Course for all Diplomas

Quantitative Reasoning: No