MATH150 - College Algebra

Credits: 4

This course prepares the student for higher-lever mathematics. Some topics covered are factoring, rational exponents, solving linear and quadratic equations, geometry, matrix algebra, logarithmic functions, and exponential functions. This course also prepares the student for higher-level mathematics through the use of Trigonometry. Some topics include the right triangle trigonometry, solving oblique triangles, graphing, applications, identities and formulas, vectors, law of sines, and law of cosines.

Prerequisites

Satisfactory placement test scores as defined by mathematics faculty or successful completion (grade of C or better) of MATH084, MATH090, or MATH145.

Required course for