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Mathematics - MATH 113

Intermediate Algebra for College Students

4 Credit Hours
4 Lecture Hours

Course Description

Review of algebraic operations; problem solving strategies; integer and rational exponents; complex numbers; solving equations; function concept; graphs and applications of linear, quadratic, exponential and logarithmic functions; and systems of equations are the topics covered in this course.

Prerequisites

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

  • MATH 53 with a minimum grade of 2.0 or a minimum score of 19 ACT-Math, 25 SAT-Math, 78 CPT-Elementary Algebra or 250 NGA-Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra and Statistics.

Course Competencies

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

  • Solve linear and quadratic equations and related applications using one variable.
  • Solve equations that are quadratic in form and related applications using one variable.
  • Solve radical equations and related applications using one variable.
  • Solve rational equations and related applications using one variable.
  • Solve exponential and logarithmic equations and related applications using one variable.
  • Transform complex fractions into simplest form.
  • Transform radical expressions to simplest form.
  • Transform expressions with integer and rational exponents to simplest form.
  • Solve linear systems of equations algebraically and graphically.
  • Translate application problems into a linear system.
  • Solve simple and compound linear inequalities in one variable both algebraically and graphically.
  • Solve second degree inequalities in one variable both algebraically and graphically.
  • Solve first degree inequalities in two variables both algebraically and graphically.
  • Solve inequalities and equations containing absolute value both algebraically and graphically.
  • Solve applications of functions involving two variables.
  • Determine the inverse of a function algebraically or graphically.
  • Graph quadratic functions.
  • Graph exponential and logarithmic functions.
  • Graph circles.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/22/2020

 113142391Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A30/31/0Open$12.00 
 113142463Inter AlgebraONL4Mingela A27/31/0Open$12.00 
 113142486Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A26/31/0Open$12.00 
 113142488Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A31/31/0Open$12.00 
 113143062Inter AlgebraMC4Hu Z24/24/0Open$12.00M W  07:30 PM-09:56 PM LA270
 113143115Inter AlgebraMC4Hu Z17/24/0Open$12.00M W  11:00 AM-01:26 PM LA440
 113143118Inter AlgebraMC4Weyand G8/24/0Open$12.00T R  02:30 PM-04:56 PM BTC165
 113143126Inter AlgebraMC4Krishnan V24/24/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-05:26 PM BTC160
 113143155Inter AlgebraMC4Hu Z23/24/0Open$12.00M W  05:00 PM-07:26 PM LA100

Fall; 2020; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2020

 113142348Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A3/31/0Open$12.00 
 113142958Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A28/31/0Open$12.00 
 113143009Inter AlgebraMC4Balayeva O14/24/0Open$12.00T R  11:00 AM-12:54 PM BTC170
 113143031Inter AlgebraMC4Joshi R20/24/0Open$12.00M T W R  08:00 AM-08:54 AM BTC350
 113143034Inter AlgebraMC4Joshi R18/24/0Open$12.00M T W R  09:00 AM-09:54 AM BTC350
 113143037Inter AlgebraMC4Joshi R18/24/0Open$12.00M T W R  10:00 AM-10:54 AM BTC350
 113143038Inter AlgebraMC4Balayeva O23/24/0Open$12.00T R  02:00 PM-03:54 PM BTC350
 113143039Inter AlgebraMC4Stetson B17/24/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:54 PM BTC350
 113143040Inter AlgebraMC4Shalan S18/24/0Open$12.00M W  09:00 AM-10:54 AM BTC170
 113143041Inter AlgebraMC4Stetson B12/24/0Open$12.00T R  12:00 PM-01:54 PM BTC350
 113143057Inter AlgebraMC4Zalzali M20/24/0Open$12.00M W  07:00 PM-08:54 PM BTC320
 113143070Inter AlgebraMC4Katula G22/24/0Open$12.00T R  06:00 PM-07:54 PM BTC350
 113143072Inter AlgebraMC4Katula G22/24/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 PM-09:54 PM BTC350
 113143111Inter AlgebraMC4Staff0/7/0Closed$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:54 AM LA440
 113143112Inter AlgebraMC4Kuhs A18/24/0Open$12.00M W  03:00 PM-04:54 PM BTC300
 113143113Inter AlgebraMC4Jadoun N20/24/0Open$12.00T R  04:00 PM-05:54 PM BTC350
 113143117Inter AlgebraMC4Katula G21/24/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-04:54 PM BTC300
 113143120Inter AlgebraMC4Balayeva O23/24/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:54 AM BTC165
 113143121Inter AlgebraMC4Iyer R17/24/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-09:54 AM LA260
 113143142Inter AlgebraMC4Choraszewski L17/24/0Open$12.00M T W R  11:00 AM-11:54 AM BTC350
 113143169Inter AlgebraMC4Capps D23/24/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-07:54 PM BTC350
 113246035Inter AlgebraRC4Carley D18/24/0Open$12.00M W  09:00 AM-10:54 AM RC420

Spring; 2020; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/09/2020

 113122354Inter AlgebraONL4Mingela A13/31/0Open$12.00 
 113122355Inter AlgebraONL4Mingela A14/31/0Open$12.00 

Spring; 2020; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 06/01/2020

 113122959Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A0/31/2Closed$12.00 

Summer; 2020; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/06/2020

 113132959Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A0/31/10Closed$12.00 
 113132979Inter AlgebraONL4Lazarski A0/31/9Closed$12.00 

Key
Days of the Week:
T = Tuesday
R = Thursday
S = Saturday
X = Sunday

Class Location:
MC = Livonia (Main Campus)
ONL = Online (Distance Learning)
RC = Radcliff Center
MEC = Manufacturing & Engineering Center
PSTC = Public Safety Training Complex
HYBMC/HYBRC = Hybrid Main Campus/ Hybrid Radcliff Center
RMT = Remote

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