Presents algebraic and graphical solutions of linear and non-linear equations and inequalities and their applications; functions and graphs; ratio, proportion, and variation; theory of equations; algebraic functions; logarithmic and exponential functions; systems of linear and non-linear equations; matrices and determinants and their applications. Integrates graphing calculator technology into the learning process.
Prerequisite: C or better in MATH 116 or MATH 16B or placement by exam. A graphing calculator is required for this course. Check with the College Bookstore or the Mathematics Department for recommended models.
(PCS 1.1, 4 credit hours: 4 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)
Cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher required for enrollment in MATH 131 online course sections.