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MATH-116 - Intermediate Algebra

Presents rules of exponents including scientific notation; all operations of polynomials; factoring, solving quadratic equations by factoring, completing the square, and use of the quadratic formula; simplification of rational exponents, roots, and radicals; operations on rational algebraic expressions; solving rational, absolute value, and radical equations, and their respective applications; and solving equations graphically.
Prerequisite: C or better in MATH 112 or MATH 12B 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 1.4, 4 credit hours: 4 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)

Cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher required for enrollment in MATH 116 online course sections.
Academic Level
Credit
Subject
Mathematics
Department
Mathematics
Credits
4
Corequisites
None
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