Prealgebra (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

Topics covered in this course include an introduction to variables, integers and algebraic expressions; simplifying algebraic expressions involving integers, fractions and decimals; solving algebraic equations involving integers, fractions, decimals and percents; ratio and proportions; applications using basic concepts from geometry; and introduction to graphing via point-plotting.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • MATH 45 with a minimum grade of 2.0. Competence in arithmetic without the aid of a calculator.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Calculate sums, differences, products and quotients involving integers.
  • Apply order of operations to mathematical problems.
  • Solve linear equations involving integers, fractions and decimals.
  • Solve percentage problems.
  • Solve proportion problems.
  • Solve problems involving perimeter, area, volume and the Pythagorean theorem.
  • Translate English expressions into mathematical expressions.
  • Graph linear equations by plotting points.
  • Simplify expressions using properties of exponents.
  • Simplify fractional expressions.
  • Evaluate algebraic expressions.
  • Factor the greatest common factor (GCF) from a polynomial expression.
  • Apply the prime factorization method to greatest common factor (GCF) or least common multiple (LCM) problems.

Course Schedule

        No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2016; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/29/2016

 047142450Prealgebra Online Stetson B$17.003/31/0Open
 047142983Prealgebra Online Bearden L$17.0018/31/0Open
 047143002Prealgebra  Schmansky P$12.000/28/2Closed
M W 09:30AM-10:50AMLA110
 047143010Prealgebra  Schmansky P$12.000/28/2Closed
M W 11:00AM-12:20PMLA110
 047143013Prealgebra  Xia J$12.000/28/0Closed
M W 12:30PM-01:50PMLA110
 047143016Prealgebra  Ginsberg L$12.002/28/0Open
M W 02:00PM-03:20PMLA425
 047143054Prealgebra  Ibrahim S$12.008/28/0Open
T R 07:00PM-08:20PMLA110
 047143056Prealgebra  Meehan G$12.005/28/0Open
M W 07:30PM-08:50PMLA100
 047246009Prealgebra  Joshi R$12.003/30/0Open
M W 09:00AM-10:20AMRC385
 047246112Prealgebra  Carley D$12.0011/31/0Open
T R 11:00AM-12:20PMRC370

Winter; 2017; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 01/30/2017

 047112373Prealgebra Online Bearden L$17.0031/31/0Open

Winter; 2017; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/09/2017

 047112971Prealgebra Online Bearden L$17.0031/31/0Open
 047112974Prealgebra Online Stetson B$17.0031/31/0Open
 047113004Prealgebra  Maddox A$12.0031/31/0Open
T R 08:30AM-09:50AMLA440
 047113005Prealgebra  Weyand G$12.0028/28/0Open
M W 12:00PM-01:20PMLA110
 047113006Prealgebra  Shalan S$12.0028/28/0Open
M W 01:30PM-02:50PMLA110
 047113007Prealgebra  Ginsberg L$12.0028/28/0Open
T R 02:00PM-03:20PMLA110
 047113086Prealgebra  Katula G$12.0028/28/0Open
M W 05:30PM-06:50PMLA110
 047113108Prealgebra  Katula G$12.0031/31/0Open
M W 11:30AM-12:50PMBTC200
 047216142Prealgebra  Joshi R$12.0031/31/0Open
M 09:00AM-11:54AMRC670
 047216259Prealgebra  Shields K$12.0031/31/0Open
W 07:00PM-09:54PMRC380

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