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College Algebra

MATH 101: College Algebra

Credits: 3



Department: Mathematics

A review of basic principles of algebra and their applications, including unit conversions, solving equations, solving systems of equations, evaluating functions, graphing, and word problems. This is followed by an introduction to intermediate and advanced subjects including polynomials, factoring, exponential and logarithmic functions, conic sections, probability, and arithmetic and geometric sequences.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites: High School Algebra (recommended, but not required)

Course Topics

Module 1: Operations, Exponents, Radical Expressions, Conversions, Equations, Inequalities, Word Problems, the Quadratic Equation, Systems of Equations

Module 2: Functions, Graphing, Polynomials, Factoring

Module 3: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

Module 4: Conic Sections

Module 5
Counting and Probability

Module 6: Sequences and Series

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