• Consumer Math will focus on everyday applications of basic mathematical principles. We will learn to compute wages given different methods of being paid, practice planning for food and clothing costs and make wise financial decisions in purchasing food and clothing, examine the pros and cons of buying and renting living space, and calculate the various costs associated with managing a household and buying and maintaining a car. We will also practice using mathematics to plan for and prepare nutritious foods. We will explore the various costs and options for home improvement and plan for expenses related to traveling.