Learning Outcomes

Voting Theory

The objectives for this week are: (listed after the course outcome(s) in italics they relate to)

Employ critical thinking skills, drawing upon prior knowledge when possible, to analyze and explore new and unfamiliar problems

1) Identify needed information and/or eliminate extraneous information towards solving contextual problems
2) Recognize proportional relationships from verbal, graphical, symbolic or numerical scenarios
3) Use proportionality to solve and analyze a variety of multi-step contextual problems

Solve problems using algorithms or formulas

4) Solve problems involving percents, proportions, and unit conversions

Communicate methods of solutions and solutions to problems for the clarity of the receiver.

5) Clearly convey the solutions to problems
6) Use mathematical results to guide decision-making