An introduction to the foundations of technical mathematics with emphasis on the application of basic mathematical skills in the solution of occupational and engineering problems. Topics include fundamentals of general math, whole number operations, common fractions, decimal fractions, ratios and proportions, percentages, tolerances, scientific notation, units of measurement with their conversions, and an introduction to algebra. The instructor trains the student in the use of graphing scientific calculators. The course is for industrial oriented employees and those wanting employment in these fields. NOTE: EGT designated courses do not count for any MAT credit or placement into MAT designated courses. This is the non-credit option of EGT 101.