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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.
Academic Level
Undergraduate
Subject
MATH-Mathematics
Department
Academic Transfer
Credits
4.5
Prerequisites
  • Take 1 group
  • Take MATH-0950 or MATH-0999
  • Take MATH-0953
Corequisites
None