Introductory Algebra - MTH 201

Introductory Algebra
Instructor
Department
General Education
Credits
3
Course Number
MTH 201

This course focuses on algebraic concepts essential for success in the classroom and at the workplace. Using real-world examples, students learn about algebraic expressions, polynomials, linear equations, and linear inequalities. This course also explores problems involving graphing linear equations and inequalities, using rules of exponents, factoring, solving quadratic equations, and simplifying square root and rational expressions.

Learning Outcomes

Solve linear equations and inequalities
Solve applications of linear equations and inequalities
Graph linear equations and inequalities
Recognize the concept of slope
Find equations of lines given conditions
Discover the properties of parallel and perpendicular lines
Solve systems of linear equations with two variables
Solve applications of systems of linear equations with two variables
Graph systems of linear inequalities
Perform polynomial arithmetic
Simplify exponential expressions using the rules of exponents
Factor polynomials
Solve quadratic equations by factoring, the square root property, and the quadratic formula
Simplify rational expressions
Simplify square roots

 

Required Course Pack:

  • Online Materials and Library Resources (OMLR)
  • Access to Knewton open educational resources

Required Textbooks:

Please note: All required reading for this course is located in the online classroom.

Total Course Price:

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Last updated 7/14/19

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