MATH072 - Intermediate Algebra

General

Prefix
MATH
Course Number
072
Course ID
00013766
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lecture
Department(s)
Mathematics & Statistics
Description
Linear equations, inequalities, polynomials, graphs, systems of equations, algebraic fractions, radicals, quadratic equations, exponents, functions. Course credits apply towards financial aid requirements and GPA (grade point average), but do not count toward graduation. Offered by the Math Skills Center. Prereq.: MATH 070 or high school advanced algebra with satisfactory math placement score.
Notes
Go to www.stcloudstate.edu/mathplacement Placement req prior to Registration
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

Credits

Min
3
Max
3
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course
No
MN Goal Designation(s)
-
Cultural Diversity
No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
Solve applied mathematical problems.
Outcome
Add, subtract, multiply and factor polynomials and divide polynomials by a monomial.
Outcome
Add, subtract, multiply, divide and simplify rational expressions.
Outcome
Simplify algebraic radical expressions and perform operations with radicals.
Outcome
Convert expressions between radical form and exponential form.
Outcome
Solve literal, linear, absolute value, quadratic, rational and radical equations.
Outcome
Solve linear and quadratic inequalities.
Outcome
Solve systems of 2 x 2 linear equations.
Outcome
Recognize functional notation, identify domain, evaluate a function for a specified numerical value, sketch a graph, and perform arithmetic operations with functions. This includes linear, quadratic, absolute value, square root, and exponential functions.
Outcome
Translate between graphical, tabular, verbal and symbolic forms of functions.

Dependencies

No dependencies