Introduce linear equations in two variables. Students will graph linear equations in two variables; construct equations of a straight line, and solve systems of linear equations in two variables including applications. Presents rules of exponents including scientific notation and presents all operations of polynomials.
Prerequisite: C or better in MATH 12A or placement by exam. Computer software is required for this course. A graphing calculator is required for this course. Check with the College Bookstore or the Mathematics Department for recommended models.
(PCS 1.4, 2 credit hours: 2 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)