MAT 1370 Intermediate Algebra

Factoring; operations with polynomials and rational expressions; solving second-degree equations by factoring; operations with rational exponents, radical expressions and complex numbers; relations and functions; simplifying radical expressions; solving equations with rational expressions, equations with radical expressions, quadratic equations by completing the square and the quadratic formula, equations quadratic in form; quadratic functions; variation. Traditional testing (proctored or in Testing Center) is used in all online sections.

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Mathematics
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: MAT 1270 

Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide polynomial expressions, rational expressions, radical expressions and complex numbers.
  • Demonstrate the ability to simplify polynomial, rational and radical expressions and expressions involving complex numbers.
  • Demonstrate the ability to factor polynomials having one, two, three or four terms.
  • Demonstrate the ability to solve equations, formulas and applications involving quadratic, rational and radical expressions.

Credit Hours: 5

Classroom Hours: 5