# Math 2020 Course Resources

**Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I Course Objectives**

- Convert measurements within a system of measurement and from one system of measurement to another.
- Find the perimeter and area of plane figures.
- Identify basic geometric figures and solids and their properties.
- Solve triangle problems involving the concepts of congruence and similarity.
- Do elementary geometric constructions using a variety of tools. Solve applied right triangle problems using the Pythagorean Theorem. Graph a linear equation in the Cartesian Coordinate System.
- Solve applied problems involving probability, permutations and combinations, and mathematical expectation. Summarize data in frequency distributions and stem-and-leaf plots. Find measures of central tendency such as the mean, median, and mode. Find measures of dispersion such as the range and standard deviation.
- Identify symmetries of plane figures. Draw and analyze tessellations based on various polygonal regions.
- Find the surface area and volume of solids.
- Perform basic isometries of the plane.

**Description**

The second semester of the mathematics course for elementary teachers; includes topics
on probability, statistics, geometry and measurement.

**Additional Information**

Sample 2020 Syllabus (PDF format, word format)

Sample 2020 Homework Set (PDF format, word format)

**Course Coordinator for Faculty Resources**

Contact Dr. Vivienne Faurot, faurotvi@uvu.edu