MATH-1080 - Algebra & Trigonometry
Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or higher in MATH0950 or a grade of "B" or higher in MATH0953 or appropriate score on the math placement test. This course will cover a variety of algebra and trigonometry skills. Topics will include: order of operations; powers, exponents, engineering and scientific notation, polynomials, metric prefixes, and logarithms; factoring, quadratic equation; solving absolute value equations, solving two equations/two unknowns; transposing formulas; solving complex fractional equations; word problems involving direct and inverse variation; and formulas from geometry involving perimeter, area, volume, Pythagorean Theorem, and right triangle trigonometry including special triangles; oblique triangle formulas and graphing equations of lines. Various relevant applications will be discussed.
- Take 1 group
- Take MATH-0950 or MATH-0999
- Take MATH-0953