Math 1428 - College Algebra With Applications

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

The study of algebra with emphasis on applications. This course should not be taken by students planning to enroll in calculus. Topics include, but are not limited to, matrices, functions, conic sections, polynomials, exponential and logarithmic functions, and sequences and series. Prerequisite: Demonstrated geometry competency (level 2), and Mathematics 0482 (or college equivalent) with a grade of "C" or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T math score (3 lecture hours)

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REQUIRED CALCULATOR

Regular, non-graphing, non-programmable calculator

ORIENTATION/ATTENDANCE

Orientation is required.

COURSE OUTLINE

Unit

Required Text

Exam Number 

1

College Algebra, Graphs and Models. 3rd edition, Chapter 1, Chapter 2, (2.1 and 2.2)

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2

College Algebra, Graphs and Models. 3rd edition, Chapter 2, (2.3-2.7) Chapter 3 (3.1 and 3.5 only)

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3

College Algebra, Graphs and Models. 3rd edition, Chapter 4, Chapter 7 (7.1 and 7.3 only)

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4

College Algebra, Graphs and Models. 3rd edition, Chapter 5 (5.1-5.2), Chapter 6 (6.1-6.4)

4

College Algebra, Graphs and Models. 3rd edition, Chapter 7 (7.6), Appendix B.3; Chapter 8 (8.1-8.4) 

 

 

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