5A developmental math course to help students make the transition from Arithmetic to Algebra. Students will increase their math skills and gain the foundation for algebraic concepts and problem-solving. Students should have a working knowledge of Arithmetic. Included are topics on fractions, sets of numbers, applied problem solving, use of variables, simplifying expressions, and setting up equations to solve. Prerequisite(s): Accuplacer Arithmetic score of 38 or a C grade in ABE 050 .