## Math 5: Contemporary Mathematics

At College of the Redwoods, Math 5 is the course number for our Contemporary Mathematics course. The information on this page is designed for use by a number of constituencies:

- instructors of Contemporary Mathematics,
- students enrolled in Contemporary Mathematics, and
- all others interested in gathering information about our Contemporary Mathematics course.

Be sure to visit this page often, as there may be updates to the information provided.

### Student Information and Help Resources

**Textbook**:*Using and Understanding Mathematics*, 4th ed., by Bennett and Briggs. There is no need to purchase a textbook, as textbooks will be available on loan from the library.**Graphing Calculator**: Students are required to use a graphing calculator in the Math 5 course. Students can rent a calculator for the semester for $20. Instructions are available at the following link:**Math Lab**: Math 5L is the Math Lab course for Math 5 students.

### Instructor Resources

- How Much Does Debt Cost Assignment
- Real Life Budget Project
- Poster Project Guidelines
- Section 3A Slides
- Section 3D Slides
- Section 3E Slides
- Section 4A Slides
- Section 4B Slides
- Section 4C Slides
- Section 4D Slides
- Section 4F Slides
- Section 10A Slides
- Section 10B Slides
- Section 10C Slides
- Section 13A Slides
- Section 13B Slides
- Section 13C Slides