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Elementary Algebra

Prerequisite: MATH 32 or 39 with a grade of "C" or better;
or placement through the assessment process.

Hours: 90 hours LEC

This course covers the fundamental concepts and operations of algebra with problem solving skills emphasized. Topics include properties of real numbers, linear equations and inequalities, integer exponents, polynomials, and factoring polynomials. Other topics include rational exponents, rational/radical expressions with associated equations, the rectangular coordinate system, graphs and equations of lines, systems of linear equations/inequalities, and solving quadratic equations.