# ABE Math Tutorials/Skill list

From WikiEducator

## Skill List for ABE Math Tutorials

(: Is it not a good idea to catagorise this list into three goups as (1) Number (2) Algebra (3) Shape and Space ? If you agree, I can help you. Please let me know.-- Godfrey-- 8:55pm - 2June 2008)

- Basic addition and subtraction facts
- Basic multiplication and division fact
- Place value
- Rounding numbers
- Addition and Subtraction of larger numbers
- Multiplication and Division of larger numbers
- Different ways of expressing operations
- Arithmetic word problems
- Cost and distance problems
- Order of operations
- "Set-up" problems
- Using formulas
- Use of an unknown (introduction to algebra)
- Understanding when there is "not enough information"
- Working with Powers of 10
- Estimation
- Introduction to the Metric system (for Canadian students only)
- What is a fraction?
- Equivalent fractions
- Reducing fractions, raising denominators
- Mixed numbers, improper fractions
- Adding and subtracting fractions
- Multiplying and dividing fractions
- Understanding ratio and proportion
- Probability
- What is a decimal?
- Place value & rounding decimals
- Comparing decimals
- Adding and subtracting decimals
- Multiplying and dividing decimals
- Converting units in the Metric system (for Canadian students only)
- Scientific notation
- What is a percent?
- Changing percents to fractions
- Changing percents to decimals
- Finding the "part" in percent questions
- Finding the "whole" in percent questions
- Finding the "percent" in percent questions
- Percent increase and decrease
- Simple interest
- Median and mean
- Exponents
- Introduction to geometry: terms
- Perimeters
- Areas
- Volumes
- Angles
- Triangles
- The Pythagorean relationship
- The geometry of lines
- The number line
- The co-ordinate plane
- Slope and distance
- Positive and negative numbers
- Adding and subtracting positive and negative numbers
- Multiplying and dividing positive and negative numbers
- Algebra: monomials
- Algebra: writing a mathematical "sentence"
- Solving equations
- binomials and factoring