Practical Algebra

MATH 102
4 CR

This course is designed for students pursuing a field of study outside of mathematics, science and engineering. Mathematical application will be an emphasis and real-life applications will be presented in disciplinary and career context when appropriate. Topics include: a review of operations with integers and rational numbers, ratios and proportions, percent, solutions of linear and quadratic equations, graphs of linear and exponential functions, linear and exponential models, intro to data and measures of central tendency. Lab Fee

Prerequisites: ACCUPLACER arithmetic score of 100, or ACCUPLACER elementary algebra score of 35, or a "C" in TSMA 45