This elective credit course provides the student with a review of the fundamental computational operations. At the same time, Online High School students will work with applications of mathematics in everyday life. Topics to be studied include: personal finance, housing, transportation, taxes, insurance, investments, purchasing and budgeting. Calculators will be used extensively.

1- Introduction
1- Welcome
2- Course Description
3- MLA Formatting Word 2007
4- MLA Documentation updates
5- MLA Citation
6- MLA Incorporating Sources

2- Planning Personal Finance
1- Personal Finance
2- Interest Inventory
Essay: Interest Inventory
3- Resume
Essay: Resume
Assignment: W 4 Form
Worksheet: Benefits

3- Pay Day!
1- Computing your pay
2- Paychecks
3- Occupations
Worksheet: Pay Day!

4- Math on the Job
1- Math on the Job
Worksheet: Getting started

5- Planning for Living Expenses
1- Planning for Living & Expenses
2- Finding a Place to Live
3- Housing Search
4- Rental Agreements
5- Mortages
Worksheet: Home Sweet Home
Assignment: Home Sweet Home

6- On the Road
1- Purchasing vs. Leasing a Car
Assignment: On the Road

7- Personal Shopping Needs
1- Grocery Shopping
2- Price Comparison
Assignment: Price Comparison
3- Buying Clothes
4- Sales Tax
Assignment: Buying clothes

8- Financial Planning
1- Cost of Living
2- Budgeting
Essay: Essay
Assignment: Exam 1

9- Banking & Credit
1- Banking
2- Savings Accounts
Essay: Essay: Finacial Planning
Assignment: Balancing a Checkbook

10- Credit Cards
1- Credit Card Payoff
2- To charge or not to charge
Worksheet: Paper or Plastic?

11- Credit & Loans
1- Credit & Loans
2- Personal Credit Rating
3- FICO Scores
4- Rebuilding Credit
5- Absurd Math
Worksheet: Bad Credit? How Can That Be?
Assignment: Exam 2

12- Financing a Purchase
1- Personal Bank Loans: A Helping Hand
2- Consumer Loan Application
3- Loan Agreement
4- Loan Payment
Worksheet: Personal Bank Loans

13- Investment & Savings
1- Investment & Savings
2- To Charge or Not To Charge?
3- Basic Compound Interest
4- Interest Simulation
Worksheet: To Charge or Not To Charge?
Essay: Social Security
Assignment: Interest

14- Invest for Success
1- Investing and beyond
2- Investing Basics

15- High Finance and Beyond
1- The Stock Market
2- Investing
Worksheet: High Finance and Beyond

16- Taxes & Insurance
1- Auto Insurance Basics
2- Insurance
Essay: Essay

17- Taxes
1- Taxes
2- Understanding Your Paycheck
3- Net Pay, Income Taxes, and Other Deductions
4- Earnings Statement
Worksheet: TAX MAN
Assignment: Filing a 1040 Form
Assignment: Exam 4