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MAT 0100 Algebra I

Course provides a brief review of pre-algebra concepts including: operations with rational numbers; translating, evaluating, and simplifying expressions; translating, simplifying, and solving various types of first degree equations, inequalities and applied problems, including geometry, percent proportions, and other formulas; an introduction to coordinate planes, graphing and writing equations of straight lines. Traditional testing (proctored or in Testing Center) is used in all online sections. Note: Courses that begin with a zero are developmental in nature. Credit earned in developmental courses will not apply to the overall program hours.

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

Prereqs: MAT 0050 OR satisfactory score on math placement test 


  • Correctly use the rules of operations and appropriate applications with rational numbers in various types of problems.
  • Translate, simplify and evaluate linear expressions in various types of problems.
  • Translate, simplify and solve one-step, two-step, complex, fractional, and comparison equations and inequalities in various types of problems, including applications involving formulas.
  • Graph and write equations of straight lines.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3